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9.29.16 DMSG Meeting Recap w Senator Aguilar, MD—LOOKING BACK NOW

9.29.16 DMSG Meeting Recap w Senator Aguilar, MD—LOOKING BACK NOW

  Amendment 69 on the November, 2016 Ballot: Universal Health Care System Proposal Senator Irene Aguilar, M.D. Keynote Speaker T.R. Reid, Author, Lecturer, Documentary Film Maker, Panelist (left) Jeffrey R. Helton, PhD, CMA, CFE, FHFMA, Panelist (right)  The following quote is from the DMSG’s President during his introductory comments on Sept. 29, 2016: “Sen. Aguilar, M.D., is the only practicing physician in the Colorado state legislature and the force behind the creation of ColoradoCare, Amendment 69, which creates a universal…

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Event Recap: December 5th, Scott Becker, Publisher and Founder of Becker’s HealthCare

Event Recap: December 5th, Scott Becker, Publisher and Founder of Becker’s HealthCare

Scott Becker, Publisher and Founder of Becker’s HealthCare and Becker’s Hospital Review joined us on December 5th at Children’s Hospital to discuss “Healthcare as a Zero-Sum Game–Who are the Winners and Losers Past and Future?” Scott talked about some of the changes that have occurred in the past 3-5 years in the industry and some of the changes or “headwinds” coming in the next five to ten years including Pharma costs, Payors expanding into the provider markets, labor costs in the…

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Event Recap: Feb. 23, 2017, Bob Smoldt, The ACA at 6+ years—Now What?

Event Recap: Feb. 23, 2017, Bob Smoldt, The ACA at 6+ years—Now What?

                            Robert Smoldt, MBA, Associate Director of the Healthcare Delivery and Policy Program at Arizona State University and CAO Emeritus, Mayo Clinic Bob shared with our DMSG Community “The ACA at 6+ Years—Now What?”. He talked about what has worked and what hasn’t. In addition, Bob reviewed some potential replacement steps in an effort to determine what type of ACA reform/replacement might take place now.    …

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DMSG Annual Meeting Dec. 8, 2016

DMSG Annual Meeting Dec. 8, 2016

    Our December 8, 2016 Annual meeting speaker was Lt. Gov. Donna Lynne (center) with our MGMA and COPIC sponsors (from left to right, Kristina Ziehler, Dave Gans and Sue Swanson) with DMSG Founder and President, Chris Hadley. Also, sponsor not in photo was Perry Bacalis, CARR Healthcare Realty. Lt. Gov. Lynne spoke about “The Post-Election Future of Healthcare in Colorado” as well as shared her comments regarding Kaiser and issues with the ACA, freestanding ERs and Medicaid. Also,…

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