Chamber’s Health Care In Your Future Summit held on March 26, 2014
The Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce held the 2014 Health Care in Your Future Summit on March 26, 2014. The event was underwritten by area businesses that participated in the Moving Fort Collins Forward! campaign last fall.
The Summit provided members of the business community with the opportunity to learn about how changes in the health care industry will impact their companies, employees and families.
The Health Care Summit featured a keynote session entitled The Future of Health Care in a Changing Environment by Scott Gottlieb, MD. Dr. Gottlieb is a practicing physician and Resident Fellow at the American Enterprise Institute. A leading expert in health policy, Dr. Gottlieb’s work focuses on providing insights into the economic and technological forces driving the transformation of healthcare. Dr. Gottlieb is the author of more than 300 articles that have appeared in leading medical journals as well as The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, USA Today and Forbes Magazine. Dr. Gottlieb has held editorial positions on the British Medical Journal and the Journal of the American Medical Association and appears regularly as a guest commentator on the cable financial news channel CNBC.
In addition to the keynote session, the Summit featured breakout sessions addressing topics including Technology: Driving Innovation in Health Care and The Business Case: Wellness and Health Care Management in the Workplace.
Sponsors for the Health Care Summit include:
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Banner Health Services
Columbine Health Systems
University of Colorado Health
Associates in Family Medicine, P.C., Drahota, Emergency Physicians of the Rockies, H+L Architecture, Home Instead Senior Care, Little C’s Custom/Arjo Century Distributing, MDI Achieve. Inc., Northern Colorado Rehabilitation Hospital and Northern Colorado Long Term Acute Hospital, Right at Home, Sherman & Howard, The Women’s Clinic of Northern Colorado and Touchstone Health Partners.
50 Plus Marketplace News Inc., T-Mobile, BC Interiors, Cigna HealthCare, Clean Designs, CoBiz Financial, COPIC Insurance, Davis Graham & Stubbs. Denver Syrup Company, Eyecare Associates, P.C., Harmony Surgery Center LLC, Heery International, Inc., Horty Springer, Integra Telecom, IT Solved, Littler, Orthopaedic Spine Center of the Rockies, Rocky Mountain Family Physicians, Seniors Helping Seniors, The Senior Voice, andNCP Northern Colorado Paper.
Advanced Medical Imaging Consultants P.C., Airgas, Allergy & Asthma Center of the Rockies, Brookdale Senior Living, Centers for Gastroenterology, CollegeAmerica, Collinwood Assisted & Independent Living, EON, Halcyon Hospice, Hearing Rehab Center, MacKenzie Place, Mountain Wellness, LLC, Pathways Hospice, Pinnacle HealthCare Consulting, Preferred Home Health, Red Pine, Spring Creek Health Care Center, The Little Clinic, and Vitality Home Healthcare.