Don Berwick to Keynote Oregon Conference

Berwick mast 2We are pleased to announce Dr. Don Berwick has agreed to Keynote our Oregon State of Reform Health Policy Conference!

Dr. Berwick will address the state of health care today with particular observations on Oregon’s CCO model.  He will offer insights from outside Oregon that may be useful as Oregon fundamentally redesigns it health care delivery and payment systems.

Upon conclusion of our annual conference, Dr. Berwick will attend a reception and dinner for sponsors of our Oregon conference.

Don Berwick is the United States’ leading advocate for high-quality healthcare. In December, 2011, he stepped down as the Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. For 22 years prior to that, he was the founding CEO of the Institute for Healthcare Improvement, a nonprofit dedicated to improving healthcare around the world. A pediatrician by background, he has also served on the faculties of the Harvard Medical School and the Harvard School of Public Health.