Health and Human Services Secretary Sebelius to Visit Mayo Clinic

Secretary, congressional delegation will discuss “Mayo Model of Care”

--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mayo Clinic:

WHO:

 

Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius; U.S. Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken; U.S. Reps. Tim Walz, Betty McCollum and Ron Kind; and President and CEO, John Noseworthy, M.D. of Mayo Clinic.

 

WHERE:

Mayo Clinic Cancer Education Center
Gonda Building, Lobby Level
100 Third Ave. S.W.
 

WHEN:

Thursday, June 3, 2010, 10 a.m.
Reporters must arrive between 9:15 and 9:45 a.m.
 

WHAT:

News conference to discuss tour of Mayo Clinic and discussion about Mayo’s patient-centered, high-value care approach and health information technology efforts. Media access to Sebelius is limited to the news conference. Pool footage and still photography from the tour will be available.
 

Reporters should RSVP to Bryan Anderson at 507-284-5005 for credentialing purposes.

About Mayo Clinic
For more than 100 years, millions of people from all walks of life have found answers at Mayo Clinic. These patients tell us they leave Mayo Clinic with peace of mind knowing they received care from the world's leading experts. Mayo Clinic is the first and largest integrated, not-for-profit group practice in the world. At Mayo Clinic, a team of specialists is assembled to take the time to listen, understand and care for patients' health issues and concerns. These teams draw from more than 3,700 physicians and scientists and 50,100 allied staff that work at Mayo Clinic’s campuses in Minnesota, Florida, and Arizona; and community-based providers in more than 70 locations in southern Minnesota, western Wisconsin and northeast Iowa. These locations treat more than half a million people each year. To best serve patients, Mayo Clinic works with many insurance companies, does not require a physician referral in most cases and is an in-network provider for millions of people. To obtain the latest news releases from Mayo Clinic, go to www.mayoclinic.org/news. For information about research and education visit www.mayo.edu. MayoClinic.com (www.mayoclinic.com) is available as a resource for your general health information.



CONTACT:

Mayo Clinic
Bryan Anderson, 507-284-5005 (days) or 507-284-2511 (evenings)
e-mail: [email protected]

KEYWORDS:   United States  North America  Minnesota

INDUSTRY KEYWORDS:   Practice Management  Health  Hospitals  Public Policy/Government  Healthcare Reform  State/Local

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