Synopsis: Affordability is the latest buzzword in healthcare. Nearly every sector of the industry is assessing its role in creating a care model that doesnít break the patientís bank account.
Start Time: Thursday, February 27, 2020 5:00 PM
End Time: Thursday, February 27, 2020 6:30 PM
Location: Civic Square & Parking Deck
Address: 33 Livingston Avenue
Campus: Off Campus
Room: Gov. James J. Florio Special Events Forum
City, State, Country: New Brunswick, NJ US
Fee: RSVP
Speaker: Brian Gragnolati, President & CEO, Atlantic Health System; Past Chair, Board of Trustees, American Hospital Association
Sponsor: Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy
Category: Talk, Lecture, Seminar
Web Site: http://go.rutgers.edu/hcaffordability
Contact Name: Karyn Olsen
Contact Email: karyno@ejb.rutgers.edu
Contact Phone: (848) 932-2814
Additional Information: ffordability is the latest buzzword in healthcare. Nearly every sector of the industry is assessing its role in creating a care model that doesnít break the patientís bank account. Brian Gragnolati, CEO of Atlantic Health System, plans on making affordability the focus of his tenure as chairman of the American Hospital Association board of trustees. Heís taken a lead role in the AHAís Value Initiative, which aims to provide hospitals with resources for moving to value-based models. Based in Morristown, N.J., Atlantic Health has a large accountable care footprint, with both Medicare and commercial payers.