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CHA to Host Members-Only Briefing on Novel Coronavirus March 11
For CNOs, CMOs, infection preventionists, quality improvement & patient safety directors, disaster coordinators, emergency department directors & physicians, and risk managers

CHA will hold a complimentary member webinar on March 11 from 2-3:30 p.m. (PT), emphasizing how hospitals and health systems can best care for their communities during the evolving coronavirus outbreak.

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CHA’s Coyle Appointed to Health and Human Services Agency’s Behavioral Health Task Force
For CEOs, government relations executives, behavioral health directors

CHA President & CEO Carmela Coyle has been appointed to a new statewide Behavioral Health Task Force, which was announced last week by the California Health and Human Services Agency. The task force will advise Gov. Newsom’s administration on its efforts to advance statewide behavioral health services, prevention, and early intervention.

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Quality & Patient Safety

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HQI/CHPSO Webinars Highlight Patient Safety Awareness Week
For quality & patient safety staff

Much progress has been made in patient safety — between 2009 and 2019, the annual number of errors serious enough to warrant monetary penalties from the California Department of Public Health declined 27% — but more can be done. In recognition of Patient Safety Awareness Week, March 8-14, the Hospital Quality Institute (HQI) and CHPSO will offer five free webinars focused on improving the safety of the health care system and recognizing the work that’s being done.

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Hospitals Encouraged to Apply for Patient Safety Excellence Award
For CNOs, CMOs, quality & patient safety staff

Entries are now being accepted for the Hospital Quality Institute’s (HQI) 2020 C. Duane Dauner Quality Award. The annual award recognizes excellence in the quest for zero-harm patient care and encourages the adoption of successful strategies on a larger scale.

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Post-Acute Care

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CMS to Host Training on Patient Assessment Data, Changes to Quality Reporting
CFOs, reimbursement staff, quality reporting leaders, post-acute care leaders, government relations staff

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will host a two-day, in-depth training June 9-10 in Baltimore, MD on the implementation of the standardized patient assessment data elements to be introduced later this year.

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For more information about CHA education programs, visit www.calhospital.org/education.

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