"The Price of Good Health: How to Bend the Health Cost Curve" 

November 1 2017 | The Newseum, Washington D.C. 
presented by the Council for Affordable Health Coverage and THE American Action Forum

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Featuring  . . . 


Michael Chernew, Professor of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School
Alan Balch, CEO, National Patient Advocate Foundation
Paul Ginsberg, Director, USC-Brookings Initiative for Health Policy
Ian Kalin, Chief Data Officer, eHealth
Rakesh Marwah, MD, Investment Professional, Palo Alto Investors
Melissa Schulman, Senior VP of Government Affairs, CVS Health
Douglas Holtz-Eakin, American Action Forum
Joel White, Council for Affordable Health Coverage

& More! 


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Resources from the Conference: 

View Speakers' Presentations

CBO Director Keith Hall prepared a presentation specifically for conference attendees entitled Factors Underlying CBO’s Long-Term Outlook for Federal Health Care Spending. View his presentation here

Click here to view the presentation from Aetna CEO Mark Bertolini.

Click here to view the presentation from Paul B. Ginsburg, Ph.D., Director of the USC-Brookings Schaeffer Initiative for Health Policy.

Click here to view the presentation from Sylvester J. Schieber, Ph.D., of the CAHC Foundation. 

Click here to view the presentation from Michael Chernew, Ph.D., Professor of Health Care Policy at Harvard Medical School. 

Read CAHC's Health Cost Primer  

At the conference, CAHC unveiled a backgrounder on health cost trends that can be read here

Become a Member of CAHC 

The Council for Affordable Health Coverage (CAHC) is a broad-based advocacy alliance with a singular focus: bringing down the cost of health care for all Americans. Download a backgrounder document on our work here and email Jonathan.Frank@CAHC.net to inquire about membership opportunities.