Join us as the lean healthcare community gathers again in 2015 for two days of learning, sharing and connecting! (Sneak preview here!) Dallas, Texas has been selected as the host city for this year’s Lean Healthcare Transformation Summit which is scheduled for June 3 and 4. REGISTER NOW!
The European Lean Healthcare Transformation Summit
OCTOBER 20-21, 2015 in Brussels, Belgium
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Last week the House passed a permanent fix to the SGR Bill. It is believed by most that the Senate will follow suit in a few days. The significance of this act is dramatic. The SGR problem has been going on since the 1990s, when the bill was first passed. If it were going to go into effect as written, the doctors would have taken a 21% reduction in payment for Medicare patients. With the new bill that won’t happen. What is going to happen will change the industry.
Is healthcare improving? Mike Stoecklein, Director of the Healthcare Value Network, shares his observations and personal reflections from what he’s seen and experienced during the past five years with the Center.