November 30, 2018 Press Releases

Media Advisory: United States of Care’s Inaugural Convening – The Path Ahead: A Road Map for American Health Care


United States of Care’s (USofCare) Inaugural Convening – The Path Ahead: A Road Map for American Health Care it is an opportunity for United States of Care’s Board and Founder’s Council members to join visionary leaders from across the spectrum of government, policy, advocacy, and business to discuss the future of American health care.


Key Events:

Panel Discussion: Forging a Path to Affordable, Quality Health Care for All Americans

  • Moderator –  Julie Rovner – Chief Washington Correspondent, Kaiser Health News featuring
  • Panelist – Bill Frist –  Former United States Senate Majority Leader
  • Panelist – Steve Beshear –  Former Governor of Kentucky
  • Panelist – Sandra Hernández – President & CEO, California Health Care Foundation


Panel Discussion: “Beyond ‘Coverage’ – State Strategies To Address Costs And Improve Care” Focused On How States Can Tackle Cost

  • Moderator – Molly Coye – Executive in Residence, AVIA
  • Panelist  – Adam Boehler – Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Deputy Administrator
  • Panelist – Mandy Cohen – Secretary, North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services


Panel Discussion:  Identifying The Building Blocks Of Change

  • Moderator –  Dave Grande – Director of Policy, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics
  • Panelist – Jason Helgerson – USofCare Policy Fellow; former New York Medicaid Director under Governor Cuomo
  • Panelist – John McCarthy – USofCare Policy Fellow; former Ohio Medicaid Director under Governor Kasich
  • Panelist – Elena Hung – Co-Founder, Little Lobbyists


Fireside Chat



December 3rd, 2018 from 12:20 PM ET to 5:00 PM ET



The Barbara Jordan Conference Center

Kaiser Family Foundation, 1330 G St NW

Second floor

Washington, DC 20005

Live Stream: 


Day of Contacts:

Tom Kise

Cell: 916 425 1314

[email protected]


Marcus Robinson

Cell: 301 906 0293

[email protected]



Camera space is limited so you must RSVP – set up one can begin no earlier than 11:20 AM mult box plugins will be available. Access to guests upon request.


About United States of Care


United States of Care is a nonpartisan organization committed to ensuring that every single American has access to quality, affordable health care. The organization supports endorsing state-based policies, building resources to understand current and new ideas, and educating and mobilizing the public to make progress toward this mission.


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