Who We Are

Meet the team of quality professionals who help HQI and CHPSO member hospitals lead the nation in high quality, safe and reliable health care, resulting in greater value and better health.

  • Candice Cam

    Data Analyst

  • Trisha Cervellin

    Administrative Assistant

  • Robert Imhoff

    President, Hospital Quality Institute

  • Boris Kalanj, MSW

    Director of Programs

  • Scott Masten, PhD

    Vice President, Measurement Science and Data Analytics

  • Julia Slininger, RN, BS, CPHQ

    Program Manager, Perinatal Mental Health Initiative

  • Asma Ahmad

    Data Systems Support Coordinator

  • Vivian Eusebio, RN, PHN, MBA

    Patient Safety Clinical Advisor

  • Robert Imhoff

    President, Hospital Quality Institute

  • Tim Rehwald

    Principal Engineer

  • Amy Adome, MD

    Senior VP, Clinical Effectiveness, Sharp HealthCare

  • Dimitrios Alexiou

    President/CEO, Hospital Association of San Diego & Imperial Counties, San Diego

  • Elaine Batchlor, MD

    CEO, Martin Luther King Jr. Community Hospital

  • Bryan Bucklew

    President/CEO, Hospital Council — Northern & Central California

  • Shari Chavez, RN

    Division Chief Nurse Executive, HCA Far West Division

  • Carmela Coyle

    President & Chief Executive Officer CAHHS – California Hospital Association

  • Adolphe Edward, DrHA

    CEO, El Centro Regional Medical Center

  • George W. Greene

    President/CEO, Hospital Association of Southern California, Los Angeles

  • Robert Imhoff

    President, Hospital Quality Institute

  • William Isenberg, MD

    Enterprise Vice President, Patient Safety, Sutter Health

  • Barbara Pelletreau, RN

    Senior Vice President, Patient Safety, Dignity Health

  • Rick Rawson

    HC2 Strategies

  • Evelyn Schlosser, RN

    Executive Director of Quality Southern California Region Providence Health System

  • Kevin Smothers, MD

    Chief Medical Executive, Sutter Medical Center

  • Anne Marie Watkins, RN

    Chief Nurse Executive, Kaiser Permanente – San Diego and Zion Medical Centers