Leader In Healthcare Leads Support For The Run For A Child

Posted by on September 6, 2016

Masimo named Title Sponsor for SHFC EventPreview post

Healthcare industry leader, Masimo Foundation for Ethics, Innovation & Competition in Healthcare is the 2016 Gold Sponsor for The Run For A Child. Masimo is changing the industry with 0X2020, a campaign to reduce preventable deaths in hospitals to 0 by the year 2020.

The 8th Annual Run for a Child

UPLAND, CA. – Steven’s Hope for Children® announces that The Masimo Foundation for Ethics, Innovation and Competition in Healthcare has returned for a third year in a row to sponsor their annual fundraising event, The Run for a Child on September 10, 2016.

The Masimo Foundation for Ethics, Innovation and Competition in Healthcare, a proud supporter of Steven’s Hope for Children®, has signed on as the event’s title sponsor. “We are thrilled to partner with Masimo Foundation for Ethics, Innovation and Competition in Healthcare again,” said Executive Director of Steven’s Hope® Tony Cappelli. “Masimo is strongly rooted in philanthropic initiatives in the healthcare industry. They are a great organization doing outstanding things in the community.”

 The Masimo Foundation for Ethics, Innovation, and Competition in Healthcare is a U.S.-based, private charitable foundation that is focused on improving patient care, preserving patient dignity and reducing cost of care, through philanthropic programs and research initiatives that foster an environment of aligned incentives, highest level of ethics for those who take part in the care of patients, and healthy and honest competition. The Masimo Foundation also helps create pathways for new lifesaving discoveries and inventions, and improve access to cost-effective, innovative healthcare solutions. The Foundation also gives special attention to causes whose goals are ethical – focused on doing the right things for the right reasons – and designed to foster innovation and create healthy competition, which the Foundation believes is the ultimate answer to improving care, improving access to care, and lowering healthcare costs in the United States and around the world.

The Run for a Child is a 5K/10K trail run and one mile-fun run that will take place at Prado Regional Park in Chino. This annual event is one of the Steven’s Hope® fundraising events to provide support to families of seriously ill or injured children. Online registration for this event is available at: https://racewire.com/register.php?id=6474.

 

 About Steven’s Hope for Children, Inc.

Steven’s Hope for Children® is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit based in Upland, CA. It was started in 2002 by Tony and Sandy Cappelli after their son, Steven, died from heart complications only 32 hours after birth. Through their loss, Tony and Sandy felt compelled to help families with seriously ill or injured children. Each year they help hundreds of families through their programs by providing temporary housing, food, emotional support, clothing and other necessities, to needy families. Their vision is “that no family be left behind during the time of a child’s health crisis and recovery.”

For more information about The Massimo Foundation for Ethics, Innovation and Competition in Healthcare visit their website at www.masimofoundation.com

For more on Steven’s Hope for Children, visit their website at www.stevenshope.org

For more on The Run For A Child, visit their website: www.therunforachild.org.

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