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Nearly 400 California Hospitals Join CMS’ Partnership for Patients
Becker's Hospital Review

The California Hospital Association announced that nearly 400 California hospitals have joined the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ Partnership for Patients initiative, making California the state with the most hospitals voluntarily pledging to this quality and safety effort. Partnership for Patients aims to reduce inpatient harm by 40 percent and hospital readmissions by 20 percent compared with 2010 levels by the end of 2013.