CHPSO Vanguard Award


Vanguard Award Applications Due by August 12

What are you waiting for? Showcase your great work!

All member hospitals are invited to submit an application for the Hospital Quality Institute‚Äôs (HQI) inaugural 2016 Vanguard Award, recognizing the innovation and excellence of California hospitals.

Qualified submissions will demonstrate successful implementation of strategies that have produced sustainable performance improvement in one or more of the three core topical areas:


2013 CHPSO Vanguard Award
Presented April 8, 2013

John Muir Health
Accepted by Dr. Roy Kaplan, Executive Medical Director, Quality and Safety

NorthBay Healthcare Group
Accepted by Mary Dickey, Director, Accreditation and Licensure, Patient Safety & Privacy

St. Joseph Health
Accepted by Machelle Theel, Director of Clinical Excellence

Sutter Health
Accepted by Teresa L. Wallace, MSW, CPHRM, CPHQ, Director of Healthcare Risk