Affordable Care Act Announcement Supporting Health Care Innovation

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- On Monday, November 14, 2011, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius will be joined by Donald Berwick, MD, administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, and Rick Gilfillan, MD, director of the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation, to make an important announcement about health care innovation under the Affordable Care Act.

 

WHO:

Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Donald Berwick, MD, Administrator, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, HHS

Rick Gilfillan, MD, Director of the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation, HHS

 

WHEN:

Monday, November 14, 2011 at 1:15 p.m. (EST)
 

WHERE:

Hubert H. Humphrey Building Auditorium
200 Independence Ave SW, Washington, DC 20201
 

SATELLITE COORDINATES:

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Time: 3:15pm EST to 4pm EST
Trouble number: 202-690-6076
 

RSVP:

Credentialed media who are planning to attend the event should RSVP to Alyson Jordan at [email protected].

 

Note: All HHS press releases, fact sheets and other press materials are available at http://www.hhs.gov/news.



CONTACT:

HHS Press Office
202-690-6343

KEYWORDS:   United States  North America  District of Columbia

INDUSTRY KEYWORDS:   Health  Public Policy/Government  Healthcare Reform  Public Policy  White House/Federal Government  Professional Services  Insurance  Managed Care

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