Monday, February 27, 2017

Healthcare Roundtable Announces Spring '17 Program

Good Genes. Healthy Choices. Luck. All are factors contributing to successful aging. But what’s the magic formula for beating the odds and living a long, healthful life?

Join us APR 4, 2017 at 7:30 am as we explore….

Successful Aging: Unlocking the Mystery of Quality Long Living

At this remarkable panel discussion, featuring renowned S. Florida geriatric and functional medicine specialists, you will meet true experts on successful aging. Learn from the best how to unravel the secret of winning the longevity battle. Apply these long-standing strategies to revitalize your patients, your loved ones and yourself.

Register/Learn more at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/successful-aging-unlocking-the-mystery-of-quality-long-living-tickets-31972931900

Monday, February 13, 2017

Senate Confirms Tom Price for HHS Post

Ted Barrett, in a CNN post dated Fri., February 10, 2017:

In a middle-of-the-night vote, the Senate confirmed Rep. Tom Price to be the next secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services.

The 52 to 47 vote was along party lines.

According to the article:

Democrats opposed Price, a Republican from Georgia, because he is a key architect of undoing the Affordable Care Act and has advocated making major changes to Medicare.
Republicans view Price, an orthopedic surgeon, as a champion of free market principles who will guide the repeal and replacement of Obamacare...

See related: 10 Things to Know About Tom Price

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