October 19, 2012
Innovations that curb health costs by improving care took center stage at the National Coalition on Health Care (NCHC) Forum on Capitol Hill today. The event’s panel discussion featured real world leaders who are leading successful efforts to improve health care value. Featured speakers included Clinical Services Manager for Evercare Mid-Atlantic Joelle Frizzera,Executive Director of the Ohio Police and Fire Pension Fund (OP &F) Bill Estabrook, and Chief Medical and Quality Officer for the American Medical Group Association Dr. Jerry Penso. With the nation’s health care challenges taking center stage in the national debate over deficits and debt, there was no better time to hear from the innovators who have found and implemented real world solutions that lower costs and improve quality.