WASHINGTON, March 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Thursday, March 12, the Aspen Health Stewardship Project will unveil a new coalition of 15 organizations that have come together in support of a roadmap for making smart, sustainable improvements to the U.S. health care system.
Members of the coalition, which includes patient groups, and health employer and provider organizations, will address how we can achieve a healthier America by adopting a set of core principles to guide policymaking and other reforms, including health IT, innovation and the importance of value and stewardship. Briefing details are as follows:
WHO: Christine Todd Whitman
Former Governor of New Jersey; Founder, Whitman Strategy Group
President and CEO, Regence BlueCross BlueShield
Chief Medical Officer, GE Healthcare
Health IT Thought Leader; Founder and CEO, Keas Inc.
Senior Director, Global Public Policy, Eli Lilly and Company
President, National Health Council
Jordan H. Richland
Principal Fellow, Partnership for Prevention
Survivor and Member, WomenHeart
WHEN: Thursday, March 12, at 11 a.m.
WHERE: Barbara Jordan Conference Center, Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation
1330 G Street, NW, Washington, D.C., 20005
RSVP: Please contact Noah Bartolucci at firstname.lastname@example.org.
* Lunch will be provided.
BACKGROUND: Launched in October 2007, the Aspen Health Stewardship Project is a bipartisan initiative that seeks to inform the national conversation on health care reform and to suffuse related policymaking with principles to help drive smart, sustainable improvements to the U.S. health care system. For more information, visit www.AspenHealthStewardship.org.
|SOURCE The Aspen Institute|
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