Posted on March 14, 2013
Nick King, NEHI
NEHI SUMMIT EXPLORES HOW ACOs WILL IMPACT
PATIENT ACCESS TO THERAPIES AND TECHNOLOGIES
WHAT: Since passage of the Affordable Care Act, more than 400 Accountable Care Organizations have been established across the country. In this dynamic summit, leading national experts from different health care sectors will explore how ACOs will influence purchasing decisions, impact care delivery options, and effect the availability of innovative therapies and technologies for patients.
Keynote Speaker: Mark McClellan, MD, Brookings Institution
Margaret Anderson, Faster Cures/Center for Accelerating Medical Solutions
Elizabeth Fowler, Johnson & Johnson
Michael S. Jellinek, MD, Partners HealthCare, Inc.
Charles Kennedy, MD, Aetna
Marc Malloy, Renaissance medical Management Company
WHEN: Thursday, March 21, 2013, 2:00 – 6:30 PM
WHERE: National Press Club,529 14th Street NW,Washington,DC
MEDIA ACCESS: Fullmedia access and photo opportunities. To schedulemedia interviews before or day of the event please contact Nick King at 617-225-0857.
EVENT SPONSORS: AstraZeneca, DePuy Synthes, ONYX Pharmaceuticals and PhRMA.
NEHI is a national health policy institute focused on enabling innovation to improve health care quality and lower health care costs. In partnership with members from all across the health care system, NEHI conducts evidence-based research and stimulates policy change to improve the quality and the value of health care. Together with this unparalleled network of committed health care leaders, NEHI brings an objective, collaborative and fresh voice to health policy. For more information, visit www.nehi.net.