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New Hospital Quality Institute focuses on quality, patient safety
Sacramento Business Journal

The California Hospital Association and its three affiliated regional councils have launched a new statewide nonprofit organization in Sacramento aimed at strengthening hospital-based patient safety and quality improvement activities. The Hospital Quality Institute will integrate existing patient safety and quality improvement programs underway at the four organizations. Among them is Patient Safety First, a three-year, $6 million collaboration between Anthem Blue Cross, the National Health Foundation and the three regional hospital councils.