Governors State University Health Administration Students and Southland Chamber to Host Healthcare Symposium on the Affordable Care Act

University Park, IL—(ENEWSPF)–February 19, 2015 — Governors State University’s (GSU) Student Healthcare Management Association (SHCMA), in partnership with the Chicago Southland Chamber of Commerce, will host a healthcare symposium on the ramifications of The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act on Thursday, March 12, from 6 to 8 p.m. in GSU’s Hall of Governors.

This event is free to all GSU students, and $25 for members of the general public. Light refreshments will be provided. Registration is required. To register for this event, visit www.chicagosouthlandchamber.com/events  

Sponsorship opportunities are available for this event. For more information on sponsorship opportunities, contact Heather at 708-957-6950 or [email protected].

Symposium topics to be covered include:

Understanding the economic impact to businesses;

Identifying the benefits of care coordination;

Tackling complexities to achieve a level of administrative simplification;

Recognizing the imperative of integration and collaboration;

What’s next on the horizon?

Presenters at the symposium will include: Michael Wojcik, Senior VP of the Horton Group; Michael Englehart, President of Advocate Physician Partners; Richard Allergetti, Vice President of Market Strategy & Business Development, Blue Cross Blue Shield; Raul Garza, President/CEO of Aunt Martha’s Health Center; and Denise Scarpelli, Pharm D., Director, Walgreens.

Source: www.govst.edu