Join a Meeting for Users of CAHPS and Patient Safety Culture Surveys

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<p>The Commonwealth Fund would like to inform you of a free event for users and potential users of the Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS) survey and the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Surveys on Patient Safety Culture. The meeting, "Patient Experience & Patient Safety Culture," is sponsored by AHRQ.<br><br>The main conference will be held December 4-5 at the Doubletree Paradise Valley Resort in Scottsdale, Arizona. Patricia Gallagher, Ph.D., of the University of Massachusetts, Boston will present the revised version of the CAHPS Child Primary Care Instrument that includes measures of developmental and preventive care. A pre-conference CAHPS College will be held on December 3. This is an introductory half-day session designed for new users of CAHPS surveys.<br><br>The conference is designed for current and prospective survey users, as well as anyone interested in learning about the instruments, associated reporting tools, and efforts to use these surveys to improve patients' experiences.<br><br>Registration is free. To register online, go to <a href=""><b…;