Committee for Healthcare Improvement Meeting

November 28, 2018 from 8:30 10:00 AM


*** Venue Change*** Sutter Medical Group of the Redwoods

3883 Airway Drive, Suite 310, Santa Rosa (3rd floor)

1.   Introductions, Business, & Announcements

Time: 8:30 AM

Facilitator: Peter Valenzuela, Sutter Medical Group of the Redwoods, CHI Chair

  • Action: Approve September 2018 CHI meeting minutes
  • Action: Approve revision to CHI Charter
  • Action: Approve new CHI member

Public Health Update: Medical Shelter Preparedness

Time:  8:50 AM

Presenter: Mary Maddux-Gonzalez, Public Health/Physician Consultant

Objective: Inform CHI members about progress with creating and exercising an updated plan to mobilize, coordinate, and leverage the efforts of County, healthcare, non-profit, and other partners to address medical care needs in disaster shelters.

3. Hearts of Sonoma County Cardiovascular Portfolio of Interventions

Time: 9:10 AM

Presenters: Peter Valenzuela, MD, Sutter Medical Group of the Redwoods, CHI Chair; Bo Greaves MD, Health Action Leadership Team Chair; Lori Houston/Kristin Fladseth, Department of Health Services

 (Progress Report/Discussion/Requests)


  • Inform CHI members about progress with the California Accountable Communities for Health pilot and the Hearts of Sonoma County Cardiovascular Portfolio of Interventions.
  • Discuss CHI member organization priorities in relation to HSC cardiovascular health efforts.

4. Public Comment

Time: 9:50 AM

5. Adjourn

Time: 10:00 AM

Times are approximate. Presenters are subject to change.

Next CHI Meeting: January 16, 2019 - 8:30-10:00AM

CHI meetings are open to the public. Persons wishing to address the committee are invited to speak during the public comment period. For information on access for persons with disabilities or to review materials prior to the meeting, contact Department of Health Services – Health Policy, Planning & Evaluation, 1450 Neotomas Avenue, Suite 200, Santa Rosa, CA 95405,

Contact Information

Lori Houston

Sonoma County Department of Health Services

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1450 Neotomas Ave.

Suite 200

Santa Rosa, CA 95405