CIMHS webinar available online: Can ACA improve the status of the U.S. healthcare system?

By Saybrook University


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The College of Integrative Medicine and Health Sciences now presents an online webinar on the topic:  “The Affordable Care Act: Can It Improve the Status of the U.S. Healthcare System?”

This webinar is part of the YouTube series: “Saybrook University Webinars on Integrative Medicine.”

This presentation discusses the current status of the U.S. healthcare system and key elements of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) that may help to improve it.  The discussion includes information about world health care rankings, a summary of key elements of the Affordable Care Act, and a review of what has happened with the ACA since March 2010 in terms of results, issues, and attitudes.

Presenter One:  Lindsay Johnson Chang, MA, is a 2nd-year student in the Healthcare Systems track of the CIMHS program.  She currently works for VOX Telehealth as Vice President of Program Management, where she develops online platforms to enhance patient engagement, education, and compliance in high-cost areas such as orthopedic surgery and palliative care.

Presenter Two:  Luann Fortune, Ph.D., is a member of the faculty in the College of Integrative Medicine and Health Sciences at Saybrook University.