2015 LHC Delegation to Washington, D.C.

March 9, 2015 at 8:00 a.m.
March 10, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.

*The 2015 D.C. Delegation is SOLD OUT. If you would like to be added to the wait list, please contact Molly Vice, 615-743-3151 or mvice@healthcarecouncil.com.  Also, please note that the W Hotel room block is completely sold out at this time, and we cannot guarantee that we will be able to secure a room for you at this hotel if  a delegation spot opens up. You will likely need to find accommodations elsewhere in the district.* 

2015 Delegation to
Washington, D.C., March 9 – 10

Confirmed Speakers will include:

  • U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN)
  • U.S. Representative Jim Cooper (D-TN)
  • U.S. Senator Bob Corker (R-TN)
  • Former U.S. Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle, Founder and Chairman, The Daschle Group, a Public Policy Advisory of Baker Donelson
  • Anne Filipic, President, Enroll America
  • Yvette Fontenot, Partner, Avenue Solutions
  • Mary Grealy, President, Healthcare Leadership Council
  • Cheryl Jaegar, Principal, Williams & Jensen
  • Sarah Thomas, Research Director, Deloitte Center for Health Solutions
  • David Wasserman, House Editor, Political Analyst, The Cook Political Report

The Leadership Health Care (LHC) Delegation to Washington, D.C. offers an exclusive opportunity to hear from members of Congress, Administration officials, Capitol Hill staff and national thought leaders about key health care policy issues, federal health care spending priorities and reform implementation. LHC’s annual visit to the nation’s capital exposes emerging industry leaders to health care developments and perspectives on the policy environment while showcasing Nashville’s robust and entrepreneurial $70 billion health care industry.

For media coverage related to the 2014 Delegation to Washington, D.C., please click here.
Click here for delegation overview, which includes pricing, registration and venue information.
Full agenda will be available soon.

Past delegation speakers include

  • Members of the Tennessee U.S. Congressional Delegation and Key Staff
  • U.S. Senator Rand Paul (R-KY)
  • Robert Gibbs, Former White House Press Secretary and Outside Advisor to President Barack Obama
  • John F. Harris, Editor in Chief, Politico
  • Michael Hash, Director, Office of Health Reform, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  • Dora Hughes, Senior Policy Advisor, Government Strategies, Sidley Hughes, and former Counselor for Science and Public Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  • Karen Ignagni, president and CEO, America’s Health Insurance Plans

  • Mary Ella Payne, Senior Vice President, Policy, Ascension Health
  • Michael Ramlet, Founder and Editor, “The Morning Consult”

  • Gail Wilensky, Ph.D., Senior Fellow, Project Hope and Former Administrator, Health Care Financing Administration 

Registration deadline:

Wednesday, February 4 

Cancellation deadline with hotel accommodation

Wednesday, February 4

Cancellation deadline without hotel accommodation:

Friday, February 20

 Student rate available.

Delegation Scholarship Program

Scholarships are available for two LHC members. Submissions due Friday, January 30.

To nominate a member, click here.

Delegation Sponsors

The Advisory Board Company

Bass, Berry & Sims


Bradley Arant Boult Cummings



GE Capital, Healthcare Financial Services

Jarrard Phillips Cate & Hancock

Kraft Healthcare Consulting

LBMC Healthcare Services

Communications Sponsor

Lovell Communications

Rooftop Reception Sponsor