Tweetcap: U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s 2019 Health Care Summit spotlights business of health

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce hosted its 2019 Health Care Summit, “The Business of Health: Transforming with Transparency,” in Washington, D.C. on Thursday, October 31. The event examined dynamics in health care, as well as the people, ideas, and innovations forging new paths in the field.

The topic of conversation, combined with the Washington Nationals winning the World Series, had those on hand in a celebratory mood right from the start…

 

 

…Sameer Awsare, MD, associate executive director of The Permanente Medical Group, took part in a lively panel about keeping treatments affordable with biosimilars…

 

 

…industry experts participated in conversations addressing topics that are top of mind for many patients…

 

…while posing important questions surrounding the business of medicine…

 

…important statistics surrounding transparency in patient care were also shared…

 

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94% of Americans believe the privacy and security of their personal healthcare information is important. A national health care claims database raises concerns about the privacy of personal health information. https://t.co/Q4ezhSRGsi #BizofHealth19

— U.S. Chamber (@USChamber) October 31, 2019

…and the summit provided a stage to highlight Kaiser Permanente’s innovative solutions in many of these areas…

 

To learn more about the 2019 Health Care Summit, visit the U.S. Chamber of Commerce website.