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Rationing or Reform? The Perils of Health Care Today & Tomorrow

Interactive Conference
Tuesday, June 23  |  Nashville, TN

Presentations and Conference Materials now available!

On Tuesday, June 23,  industry-leading health care executives, attorneys and CPAs gathered at Lipscomb University and discussed the ethical dilemma’s certain to arise from the redistribution and reallocation of health care resources.

During this conference, Dr. Bruce White’s Keynote Presentation addressed the ethical impact of health care rationing.  While U.S. Representative Jim Cooper’s Presentation explored the topic of reform and the Health Americans Act.

Panel Discussions:

Conquering Perils in Health Care Delivery

•    Dr. Reginald Coopwood, CEO of Metro General Hospital, which expects to provide about $67 million in uncompensated health care in 2009 spoke about the ethical dilemma’s he is currently facing.
•    Donna Gilley, Lattimore Black Morgan & Cain professional brought more than 20 years of experience to the discussion of medical operations.
•    Bryant Witt J.D., attorney with Miller & Martin, works with health care clients on compliance and regulatory issues and further discussed the issues of rationing versus reform during his presentation.

Defeating Perils in Policy Formulation
Local panelists will include:
•    Dr. Kevin Baggett, director of Clinical Services at HCA, which operates 275 health care facilities across the nation, explored the policy and strategy dilemma’s of health care reform.
•    Jack Faris, former CEO of the National Federation of Independent Business, bringing perspective on the burden of health insurance costs for small businesses.
•    Bill Siren, leads the health care consulting division at Lattimore Black Morgan & Cain and added his expertise to the conversation for strategic and business planning purposes.

A special thanks to Miller Martin for sponsoring the Rationing or Reform conference! 

Earn Up to 5 CPE Credits

Additional Information
Prerequisites and Advanced Preparation: None required
Program Level: Overview
Delivery Method: Group-Live

Requests for refunds must be received in writing by June 16, 2009 and will be subject to a $50 cancellation fee.  No refunds will be granted after June 16, 2009.  For more information regarding refunds, complaint and/or program cancellation policies, contact Jenn Bouchard at

The NASBA Center for the Public Trust is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors.  State boards of accountancy have Final Authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE Credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be addressed to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, 150 4th Ave. N, Suite 700, Nashville, TN 37219. Web site: