Committees
Clinical Advisory Committee
The Clinical Advisory Committee comprises of a voluntary expert panel of health care providers and partners from organizations across Southeastern Pennsylvania.  This committee identifies the region’s quality and patient safety priorities and provides clinical guidance to HCIF and its Board of Directors. 
Rachel Sorokin, MD (Chair)
Chief Patient Safety & Quality OfficerThomas Jefferson University Hospital
Tom Bader, MD
Chief Medical Officer, Chief Quality Officer, Crozer Keystone Health System
Victor Caraballo, MD, MBA
Senior Medical DirectorIndependence Blue Cross
Mary Reich Cooper, MD, JD
Program Director, Healthcare Quality and Safety Jefferson College of Population Health, Thomas Jefferson University
Susan Cusack, PhD
Executive DirectorMercy Catholic Medical Center
Norma J. Ferdinand
SVP Chief Quality OfficerLancaster General Health 
Eileen E. Jaskuta MSHA, BSN, RN
System Vice President Quality and Patient SafetyMain Line Health 
Mary Lou Manning, PhD, CRNP, CIC, FAAN
ProfessorJefferson College of Nursing
Charles Orellana, MD
Medical DirectorClinical Care Associates of the University of Pennsylvania Health System
Henry A. Pitt, MD
Chief Quality OfficerTemple University Health System
Nancy V. Runta, MSN, RN
Senior Director – Risk, Quality & Patient SafetyGrand View Health
Doron Schneider, MD,
Chief Safety and Quality OfficerAbington Hospital – Jefferson Health
Siew Lee Grand-Clement, MSN, RN, CPHQ, CLSSBB
Associate VP, Patient Safety and Performance Improvement, Einstein Healthcare Network
Ronni Solomon, JD
Executive Vice President/General CounselECRI Institute
Jeremy Souder, MD
Patient Safety OfficerPennsylvania Hospital, Medical Director, Pennsylvania Hospital Inpatient Palliative Care Program Clinical Assistant Professor, Hospital Medicine
Charles I. Wagner, MD
Medical Advisor to Patient and ResidentSafety Initiatives, Holy Redeemer Hospital & Medical Center
Gary Welch, DO
Vice President, QualityAria Health
Measures and Methods Committee
The Measures and Methods Committee comprises of experts in quality measurement that recommend which measures should be published on www.PAHealthCareQuality.org and how those measures are displayed.  The committee evaluates data sources, methods of calculation and analysis, measure definitions, data collection, and hospital performance distributions.
Patrick J. Brennan, MD (Co-Chair) 
Senior Vice President & Chief Medical Officer, Penn Medicine
Victor Caraballo, MD, MBA (Co-Chair)
Senior Medical DirectorIndependence Blue Cross
Donna M. Balsley, RN, MBA, FACHE
QIN-QIO State Program Director (PA)Quality Insights of Pennsylvania 
Keith A. Boell, MD
Medical Director – Medical Management, Geisinger Health Plan
Jennifer Chambers, MD 
VP & Chief Medical OfficerCapital Blue Cross
Norma J. Ferdinand
SVP Chief Quality OfficerLancaster General Health
Daniel J. Glunk, MD, FACP, MHCDS 
Chief Quality Officer, UPMC Susquehanna
Linda Harvey
Director, Wolff Center for Quality, Safety, and InnovationUPMC 
Lisa Panzarello
Project ManagerWolff Center for Quality, Safety, and Innovation, UPMC
Doron Schneider, MD
Chief Safety and Quality Officer, Abington Hospital – Jefferson Health
Stanton N. Smullens, MD 
Vice Chair, Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority; Former Chief Medical Officer, Jefferson Health System