Ensuring Quality Healthcare for Constituents is Focus of Attorneys General Meeting
WHO: The National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG) Midwestern Region is holding a one-and-a-half-day meeting in Omaha, Neb. The meeting, hosted by Nebraska Attorney General Doug Peterson who serves as Chair of the NAAG Midwestern Region*, will focus on “Confronting Healthcare: The State’s Role in Combating Rising Costs and Ensuring Quality Care for our Constituents.”
WHAT: Topics to be addressed include an examination of healthcare market conditions, understanding pharmacy costs and pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs), the role of state attorneys general in protecting consumers from unfair healthcare pricing, and how healthcare purchasers can minimize costs and demand transparency.
Attorneys general speaking are:
Thursday, June 13, 9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Friday, June 14, 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
1001 Gallup Dr.
Omaha, Neb. 68102
For a copy of the press agenda and press credentials to attend, contact Allison Gilmore, NAAG chief communications officer at firstname.lastname@example.org or 202-326-6047.
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*Editor’s Note: The NAAG Midwestern Region is comprised of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, and Wisconsin.
The National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG) was founded in 1907 to help attorneys general fulfill the responsibilities of their office and to assist in the delivery of high-quality legal services to the states and territories.