CPS Recognizes Supporters at Annual Conference

March 16, 2015    |   By: Calevir

On March 13th, the Center recognized the following organizations and individuals for support since its inception in celebration of the Center’s 10th Anniversary:   Founding Members – Missouri Hospital Association, Missouri State Medical Association and Primaris; 10-year Board Members – Steve Bjelich, Dr. Edmond Cabbabe, Dr. Gordon Jones and Rick Royer; Long-term Platinum Sponsor – Healthcare Services Group and long-term Silver Sponsor – Missouri State Medical Foundation. Others recognized were Greensfelder, Hemker and Gale for their long-term sponsorship of the Center’s Conferences, Patient Safety Commissioners and other organizations and individuals that currently do or have sponsored the Center’s work.   We appreciate the support and commitment to safe care!


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