All member hospitals are invited to apply. Strong submission will
demonstrate successful implementation of strategies that have
improved performance, while also addressing sustainability and
The award was established in 2016 to further the vision that
California hospitals will lead the nation in patient safety and
The award winner and finalists will receive statewide recognition
at the 2018 HQI
Annual Conference, October 28-30 in Huntington Beach, CA.
More information about the award and application process is
available on the HQI website. As an additional
reference, the applications submitted during last year’s award
cycle are also available on the website,
including those of the winner and finalists.