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Reducing the Cost of Health Care: Current Innovations, Future Possibilities

September 20 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

In the U.S., we waste an estimated one-third of our health care dollars each year. Administrative inefficiency, overuse of tests and procedures, and overpriced drugs add up to about $1 trillion per year in unnecessary costs.

How do we bring those costs down without sacrificing the quality of patient care? Join the Texas Medical Center Health Policy Institute as we discuss the leading innovations in cost reduction with some of the country’s top health policy experts.

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Agenda:

9:00 – 9:15 AM
Welcome
William F. McKeon, President and CEO, Texas Medical Center

9:15 AM – 9:45 AM
Results,  Health Policy Institute Survey
Arthur “Tim” Garson, Jr.

9:45 AM – 11:15 AM
Session 1, Delivery System Reform
Panelists:
Mark McClellan
Marilyn Tavenner
Moderator:
George Masi

11:15 AM – 12:45 PM
Session 2, Payment Reform
Panelists:
Frederick Isasi
Robert Morrow
Raymond Scheppach
Ken Janda
Moderator:
Mark McClellan

12:45 PM – 1:30 PM
Lunch

1:30 PM – 2:45 PM
Session 3, Population Health and Chronic Disease Management
Panelists:
George Masi
Cindy Mann
Arthur “Tim” Garson, Jr.
Moderator:
Stephen Linder

2:45 PM – 3:30 PM
Session 4, What Have We Learned to Take Forward?
Panelists:
All participants
Moderator:
Arthur “Tim” Garson, Jr.

Details

Date:
September 20
Time:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Website:
http://www.tmc.edu/health-policy/programs/national-meetings/

Venue

Third Coast
6550 Bertner Avenue
Houston, TX 77030 United States
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