554. Public Reporting and Validation of SSI Data by CMS Hospital Quality Reporting Program
Session: Symposium: New Directions for Preventing SSI
Thursday, October 3, 2013: 3:30 PM
Room: The Moscone Center: 120-125
Nancy Sonnenfeld, PhD, Center for Clinical Standards and Quality, Quality Improvement Group, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Baltimore, MD

Nancy Sonnenfeld leads validation efforts for the Hospital Inpatient Quality Reporting Program at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Nancy has more than 20 years of experience as an epidemiologist working at the local, state, and national levels in areas as diverse as toxic waste, smoking cessation, and health care quality improvement. She earned a Ph.D. in epidemiology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1997.



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