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California HealthCare and the Stimulus: Promises, Possibilities and Pitfalls

Date:
Friday, June 19, 2009
Time:
11:45 AM - 1:15 PM
Event Type:
Panel Discussion
Organizer/Author:
Commonwealth Club
Email:
Phone:
(415) 597-6700
Location Details:
Club Office
595 Market Street, 2nd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94105

Experts explain what the government stimulus package will mean for health care, right here at home

Toby Douglas, Chief Deputy Director, California Department of Health Care Services
Elizabeth Imholz, Special Projects Director, Consumer's Union
David Lansky, President and CEO, the Pacific Business Group on Health
Jim Dempsey, Vice President for Public Policy, the Center for Democracy and Technology

The government is expected to send about $85 billion in stimulus money to the Golden State over the next two years, with a portion going to health care. Experts will discuss potential plans for California's health-care system, as well as what goals the stimulus may put within reach.

Location: Club Office
Time: 11:30 a.m. check-in, noon program
Cost: FREE
Also know: Underwriter: California HealthCare Foundation
Added to the calendar on Thu, Jun 18, 2009 11:53AM
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