Fall 2006 Forum

Global Competition and its Impact on the Employer-Based Health Care Coverage System

Oct. 30, 2006


Facilitator:  Peter J. Schonfeld, Senior VP Policy & Health Delivery, Michigan Health & Hospital Association


David Blumenthal, MD, MPPKeynote
Institute for Health Policy at Massachusetts General Hospital
Living with Private Social Security: Employer-sponsored Insurance

Nancy McKeague, SPHR

Corporate Vice President

Michigan Health & Hospital Association

Employer Based Health Care Coverage: Michigan’s Environment, Trends and Projections

Janet D. Olszewski, MSW

Michigan Department of Community Health

State of Michigan Strategies

Michigan's Employers - Choices and Consequences

Facilitator:  Dennis Paradis, Executive Director, Michigan Osteopathic Association


James C. Epolito

President & CEO

Michigan Economic Development Corporation

Robert D. Fowler

President & CEO

Small Business Association of Michigan

Marsha Manning

Manager of SE Michigan Community Health Care Initiatives

General Motors Health Care Initiatives

GM: Where Key Health Care Policy Issues Converge

Joe Quinn

Director of State Health Care Policy

Walmart Corporation