Health & Entrepreneurship - 2012 Chicago Ideas Week
Tuesday, October 9, 2012 from 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM (CDT)
Leveraging the Affordable Care Act to Build Your Business
2012 Chicago Ideas Week Affiliate Event
Health reform has the power to reshape who gets healthcare and how. Thought leaders share ways entrepreneurs can capitalize on new laws and policies to spur innovation.
Panelists: Wayne Lerner, CEO Holy Cross Hospital and a leader of the evolution of healthcare in the City of Chicago and the country as a whole; Barbara A. Otto, CEO Health & Disability Advocates, Founder of Think Beyond the Label, National Consortium of Health Systems Development and Presidential Appointee to the national Advisory Group on Prevention, Health Promotion and Integrative and Public Health; and Kenneth Dobbs, founder of Dobbs Law Offices. Moderated by Brett Dobbs, Attorney, former Kiva Fellow, and BigThink.com Producer.
Location: Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce Burnham Conference Room, Aon Center 200 E. Randolph St. Suite 2200 Chicago, IL 60601
Oct. 9th from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Dobbs Law Offices is a full-time, full-service Social Security disability law firm placing special focus on SSDI and Supplemental Security insurance (SSI), children's Social Security benefits and ERISA claims.
Health & Disability Advocates is national nonprofits based in Chicago, Illinois that develops cross sector solutions to build smarter systems of healthcare, employment and economic security.
Illinois Health Matters is a digital hub that shares clear, non-partisan information about the Affordable Care Act and related news and ideas.
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Health & Disability Advocates
Health & Disability Advocates is a national organization, based in Chicago, Illinois that uses multiple strategies to promote income security, enhance work opportunities and improve health care access and services for children, people with disabilities, and low-income older adults.