LOS ANGELES, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Congressman Xavier Becerra (CA-31) will be honored for his ongoing effort to improve access to health care services for patients in underserved and rural areas when he receives the California Hospital Association (CHA) Health Care Champion Award during a special ceremony at 5:30 pm, Monday, October 18, 2010 at Childrens Hospital Los Angeles.
The award recognizes Rep. Becerra for his leadership and dedicated commitment to patient care during the health care reform debate in Congress earlier this year. As a leader in the House of Representatives, Rep. Becerra was able to preserve $3 billion in Medicare funds for California hospitals.
Rep. Xavier Becerra
CHA President/CEO C. Duane Dauner
Childrens Hospital Los Angeles CEO Richard Cordova
Presentation of Health Care Champion Award
Monday, October 18, 2010
5:30pm – 7:00pm
Childrens Hospital Los Angeles – Page Conference Room
4650 Sunset Boulevard
In recognition of Rep. Becerra's longtime commitment to health care, patients and hospitals
SOURCE Hospital Association of Southern California