In our first session, we'll introduce one of the most promising structures for physician-hospital alignment, the ACO, from a variety of perspectives, including the physician, hospital, payor, and manufacturer's views.
Speakers will present in-person from a number of Foley offices and include:
- Len Fromer, M.D., FAAFP, Executive Medical Director, Group Practice Forum
- Frederick Geilfuss II, Partner, Foley & Lardner LLP
- Chet Speed, Vice President, Public Policy, American Medical Group Association
- Kevin Stone, ACO Developer, Dartmouth Hitchcock
- Judy Vaccaro, Managing Senior Associate General Counsel, WellPoint
Keep an eye out for our upcoming announcement of the dates of other programs in the series.
Who Should Attend
Hospital, health system, physician, managed care, and health care service executives and leaders, who need to navigate the complexities of the health industry as it evolves to a more aligned model of care, should find the series to be a unique and valuable resource.
Join Us In-Person at a Foley Office or by Web Conference
These programs will be presented live at Foley offices across the United States. The January programs will be held in Boston, Chicago, Detroit, Los Angeles, Milwaukee, and Washington, D.C. We encourage you to attend in person for the opportunity to network with presenters and peers and have your specific questions addressed in an informal Q&A session after each program. We will provide a copy of our comprehensive white paper, Transforming Health Care Through Accountable Care Organizations: A Critical Assessment.
If you can't attend in person, you can participate via Web conference.
There is no cost to participate in this series, but pre-registration is required.
Foley & Lardner LLP will apply for CLE credit after the program, wherever applicable. Foley & Lardner LLP certifies that the January 13, 2011 event has been approved for California MCLE credits by the State Bar of California in the amount of 2.5 General credits and the January 27, 2011 event has been approved for California MCLE credits by the State Bar of California in the amount of 2.75 General credits. Foley & Lardner LLP is a State Bar of California MCLE approved provider. Please note that participants must log in to both the teleconference and Live Meeting portions on the date of the event; credit may not be obtained by viewing and/or listening to a program recording after the event.
For more information, please contact Susan Stewart at sstewart foley.com.