183. Status of Health Care Reform and Implementation
Sunday, October 23, 2011: 7:30 AM-9:00 AM
Room: 153ABC

Learning Objectives:

This will assess the impact of health care delivery system reforms, including new/emerging physician payment methodologies and care delivery models, on the practice of infectious diseases medicine. At the conclusion of the session, attendees will be able to discuss the challenges and opportunities facing the specialty as implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) continues.

Target Audience: Pharmacists, Infectious Diseases Physicians, Hospital Epidemiologists, Hospital Administrators, HIV Clinicians, Health Care Workers, Fellows-in-Training, Epidemiologists, Clinicians, Academicians

Tracks: Adult ID

Moderators:  Daniel McQuillen, MD, FIDSA, Lahey Clinic and Lawrence Martinelli, MD, FIDSA, Consultants in ID

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.5 hours of Category 1 credit possible

ACPE Credits: ACPE 1.5 knowledge-based contact hours (0.15 CEU) of Pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0461-9999-11-097-L03-P


D. McQuillen, None

L. Martinelli, None

S. K. Schmitt, None

R. Nahass, None

M. Myint, None

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Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. EST Thursday, Oct. 20 with the exception of research findings presented at IDSA press conferences.