HQI Patient Safety Leadership Summit — Northern California

November 7, 2022 | 8:30AM - 12:15PM PT

November 7, 2022
8:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m., PT

This hard-hitting, C-Suite invitation-only event will shape the direction of health care quality improvement.


The 2022 Patient Safety Leadership Summit will bring together health care futurists, patient safety experts, and hospital leaders to tackle the biggest challenges to delivering zero-harm patient care. This hard-hitting, C-Suite invitation-only event will shape the direction of health care quality improvement.

The Summit, held in collaboration with the HQI Annual Conference, represents a gathering of the minds best positioned to make real, measurable improvements in patient safety. Short, sweet and to the point, this leadership event will help hospitals achieve strategic goals and make an indelible impact on the community.


November 6, 2022 | Reception 
Early evening, with Napa Valley charm, music and light hors d’oeuvres

November 7, 2022

8:30 – 9:30 a.m. | Opening Keynote

9:45 – 10:30 a.m. | Workforce and Wellbeing

10:30 – 11:15 a.m. | Health Care Futures

11:30 – 12:15 a.m. | Health Equity

12:15 – 1:15 p.m. | Lunch (with HQI Annual Conference attendees)

1:15 – 5:00 p.m. | Attendees are welcome to attend the afternoon sessions of the HQI Annual Conference


Dr. Joseph Betancourt, MD, MPH
Dr. Joseph Betancourt is the Senior Vice President, Equity and Community Health at Massachusetts General Hospital, and founder, senior advisor and faculty of the Disparities Solutions Center (DSC) at Mass General as well as a practicing Internal Medicine physician. He is a nationally and internationally recognized expert in health policy, health care disparities, diversity, and cross-cultural medicine.

Dr. Heather Farley, MD, MHCDS, FACEP
Dr. Heather Farley, an emergency physician by training, is one of the nation’s foremost experts on health care worker wellbeing. Dr. Farley is passionate about advancing the professional fulfillment and wellbeing of health care providers – studies show that investing in employee wellbeing is a wise choice for health systems for a multitude of moral, ethical, and financial reasons.

Dr. Marty Makary, MD, MPH
Dr. Makary is a health care futurist, Johns Hopkins surgeon, and Professor of Public Health. Makary is a frequent medical commentator on NBC and FOX News and a leading voice for physicians, writing for the Wall Street Journal and USA Today. He advises policy leaders at the highest levels of government on health care and leads an advocacy effort to re-build the public trust in American hospitals.


Vista Collina Resort at the Meritage 
850 Bordeaux Way
Napa, CA 94558
(866) 370-6272
The Vista Collina Resort at the Meritage has rooms available at the discounted rate of $279 for all nights during the conference. For reservations, call (866) 370-6272 and mention the “Hospital Quality Institute” conference. The deadline for discounted sleeping rooms is October 8. To book a room online, click here.


While this event is free for HQI members you must RSVP to attend. 


Special Accommodations or Questions: If you require special accommodations pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act, or have other questions, please call (916) 552-7637.