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Mar 28
“NPT Reports: Children’s Health Crisis: Prevention” premieres March 31; host Kimberly Williams-Paisley will preview fourth episode in seven-part documentary series at a ‘Family Health Night’ on March 24 (NPT)

by Joe Pagetta, NPT | Mar 28, 2011 NASHVILLE – Health care costs in the United States surpassed $2.3 trillion in 2008, more than any other country in the world. Despite these vast expenditures on health care, U.S. standing in international health indices continues to decline. Within the U.S., Tennessee ranks 46th in life expectancy,…

Mar 24
Leadership Health Care to Host 100 Delegates in D.C.

by Leadership Health Care | Mar 24, 2011 NASHVILLE – Nearly 100 health care industry professionals will hear the latest in federal health policy developments from industry experts in Washington, D.C. next week. Leadership Health Care (LHC), an initiative of the Nashville Health Care Council, will visit the nation’s capital as key provisions of health…

Mar 22
CMS leader discusses health reform, Tennessee specifics (NashvillePost)

by Erin Lawley | Mar 22, 2011 Speaking at a Nashville Health Care Council Event, Tavenner – who previously spent 25 years working for HCA – said there were “ups and downs” during the law’s first year, but she noted several of its accomplishments. “First of all, the sky did not fall and the government…

Jan 31
Children`s Health Crisis` Series Leads NPT EMMY Awards

by NPT Media Update | Jan 31, 2011 From NPT Media Update: We’re proud to report that our NPT Reports: Children’s Health Crisis series picked up two Emmy Awards – two of four in total that NPT productions won – when the 25th Annual Midsouth Regional Emmy® Awards were announced last night at the Schermerhorn…

Dec 9
Join LHC in 2011 and Set Yourself Apart

by Nashville Health Care Council | Dec 09, 2010 Leadership Health Care’s 2011 Membership campaign is underway. Have you joined or renewed your membership yet? Leadership Health Care (LHC) cultivates the talent and potential of Nashville’s expansive health care industry. With 550 members representing more than 250 companies, LHC is the leading and largest organization for emerging leaders…

Nov 12
Council Embarks on Trade Mission to South America

by Nashville Health Care Council | Nov 12, 2010 The Council and Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce have kicked off the ninth international health care trade mission, this time to South America. The trip, which runs from Nov. 14-19 and is led by HCA Retired Chairman and CEO Jack Bovender, takes 30 executives Santiago, Chile…