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MISWEEK ’15 To Include Key Medical Leaders in the Debate on Accountable Care


Accountable Care:  A Perspective From Both Physicians and Industry

In both the United States and around the world, accountable care is a critical issue facing surgeons today. The Affordable Care Act’s push to reduce health care costs by encouraging doctors, hospitals and other health care providers to form ACO’s s up to debate.  Is care more efficient?  Is it working?  Join Dr. Edward Zurad and Dr. James Rosser to hear from both the industry and physician perspective. 

WHO: Dr. Edward Zurad, cardiac surgeon, medical director, Proctor & Gamble and organizer of the Pennsylvania Governor’s Chronic Disease Initiative
Dr. James “Butch” Rosser, general surgeon, Florida Hospital
Moderated by Dr. Jay Redan, general surgeon at Florida Hospital and president, SLS

WHAT: MISWEEK’S KEY NOTE LECTURE focuses on one of the most important topics for providers in 2015: Accountable

WHEN: During SLS’ 25th, Wednesday, Sept. 2nd at 11:00am-12:00pm

WHERE: Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel, New York City 

INTERVIEWS AVAILABLE: pre-SLS, on site or post-event

Please R.S.V.P. to: Sarah Sherwood, (650) 380-9102 or

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