American Voices - Aligned for Health
Tuesday, February 26, 2013 from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (EST)
For those who are interested in participating via live webcast, please register at w.cg/AVA4Hweb
Is there a phone number or email where I can contact the organizer with any questions?
Laura Dunn, Kaiser Permanente
Mobile Phone: 510-414-9245
Do I need to print out and bring a ticket to get in? No, once you've registered here, we can sign you in without a ticket or pass.
Will tickets be available at the door? No, we're asking that all those desiring to attend register in advance here so that we can help to manage attendance levels, as space is limited
Is there parking at the event? If not, is there a nearby facility in which to park? Yes, there is parking at Union Station Public Parking – the entrance is on H Street NE overpass. Guests are responsible for paying for their own parking. More information available at: http://www.unionstationdc.com.
Is there public transportation to the event? Is there bicycle parking?
Yes, you can get to the Center for Total Health on the Metro (Union Station Metro stop on the red line).
Directions from Union Station:
· Enter Union Station, head toward Amtrak Gate L.
· Go through glass double doors.
· Follow the signs to Kaiser Permanente’s Capitol Hill
· Medical Office Building, which are placed along the walk from Union Station
· When you reach the entrance into KP, bear left toward the elevators
· Take the elevators to G (ground floor)
· Exit to the sidewalk, turn left, and walk two doors
· North to the Center for Total Health
Yes, there is a bike rack in front of the building (and along the block if that's full).
Panelists include Kaiser Permanente’s physician-in-chief, Rahul Parikh; Politico’s Joanne Kenen; MomsRising.org’s Monifa Bandele; Bloomberg’s Alex Wayne; and Robert Pearl, executive director and CEO of the Permanente Medical Group.
Is the venue handicap accessible? Yes, the Center for Total Health is fully ADA compliant and accessible to individuals with disabilities.
How do I get to the Center for Total Health? The easiest ways to get to the Center for Total Health are by taxi or Metro (subway).
If you plan to drive, public parking is available at Union Station.
Please note that three entrances share the address of 700 2nd Street NE. The Center for Total Health entrance is the northernmost entrance. Please call or ring the doorbell when you get to the front door of the Center for Total Health (2nd Street entrance).
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Kaiser Permanente is committed to helping shape the future of health care. We are recognized as one of America’s leading health care providers and not-for-profit health plans. Founded in 1945, our mission is to provide high-quality, affordable health care services and to improve the health of our members and the communities we serve. We currently serve more than 9 million members in nine states and the District of Columbia. Care for members and patients is focused on their total health and guided by their personal physicians, specialists and team of caregivers. Our expert and caring medical teams are empowered and supported by industry-leading technology advances and tools for health promotion, disease prevention, state-of-the-art care delivery and world-class chronic disease management. Kaiser Permanente is dedicated to care innovations, clinical research, health education and the support of community health. For more information, go to: kp.org/newscenter.