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Company Overview of Children's Hospital Association

Company Overview

Children's Hospital Association represents various children’s hospitals in the United States. The company is a source for facts and data on children’s hospitals, pediatric inpatient admissions, and issues affecting children’s health care. It offers reports, case studies, newsletters, and an association magazine. The company was formerly known as National Association of Children's Hospitals and Related Institutions, Inc. and changed its name to Children's Hospital Association in 2011. Children's Hospital Association was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Washington, District Of Columbia with an additional office in Overland Park, Kansas.

600 13th Street, NW

Suite 500

Washington, DC 20005

United States

Founded in 1968





Key Executives for Children's Hospital Association

Chief Executive Officer, President and Trustee
Age: 58
Chief Operating Officer
Treasurer and Trustee
Secretary and Trustee
Age: 51
Director of Federal Affairs
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Children's Hospital Association Key Developments

Children's Hospital Association Elects Susan Distefano to 2016 Board of Trustees

Susan Distefano, RN, MSN, Senior Vice President and CEO of Children's Memorial Hermann Hospital, has been elected to the 2016 Board of Trustees of the Children's Hospital Association. Distefano has served as the CEO of Children's Memorial Hermann Hospital since 2011. In this role, she oversees operations for the 308-bed hospital and women's services, and is responsible for setting the strategic direction to ensure growth, quality and operational excellence, as well as patient, employee and physician satisfaction.

Children's Hospital Association Elects Madeline Bell as Vice Chair of Board of Trustees

Madeline Bell, president and CEO of The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, has been elected vice chair and chair-elect of the Board of Trustees of the Children's Hospital Association (CHA). She began her vice chair term on January 1, 2016 and will be elevated to chair on January 1, 2017.

Children's Hospital Association Appoints Kimberly Chavalas Cripe to the Board of Trustees, Effective January 1, 2016

CHOC Children’s President and CEO Kimberly Chavalas Cripe has been elected to the Board of Trustees of the Children’s Hospital Association (CHA). She will begin her term on January 1, 2016. Cripe brings more than 20 years of health care leadership experience to the board, including serving on the boards for California Hospital Association, Hospital Association of Southern California and Child Health Corporation of America. She served two terms as board chair for the California Children’s Hospital Association.

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