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8:30 amWelcome and Re-cap of First Day
Arnold Milstein, Pacific Business Group on Health
8:45 amSession 4: Prices That Are Too High
Chair: Paul B. Ginsburg, Center for Studying Health System Change
Qualitative description and quantitative estimates on the contributions of prices that are too high to excess healthcare spending, waste, and inefficiency.

Cory S. Capps, Bates White
Service prices (beyond competitive market benchmarks)

Jack Hoadley, Georgetown Health Policy Institute
Thomas J. Hoerger, RTI International
Mark E. Wynn, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Jeffrey C. Lerner, ECRI Institute
Product prices (beyond competitive market benchmarks)
OPEN DISCUSSION
10:45 amSession 5: Missed Prevention Opportunities
Chair: J. Michael McGinnis, Institute of Medicine
Qualitative description and quantitative estimates on the contribution of missed prevention opportunities, the treatment of which amounts to excess healthcare spending.

Steven H. Woolf, Virginia Commonwealth University
Economic implications of missed prevention opportunities

Thomas J. Flottemesch, HealthPartners Research Foundation
Costs from missed cost-saving primary and secondary prevention opportunities

Michael P. Pignone, University of North Carolina–Chapel Hill
Costs from missed tertiary cost-saving prevention opportunities
OPEN DISCUSSION
12:30 pmConcluding Remarks, Upcoming Workshops and Adjournment
Arnold Milstein, Pacific Business Group on Health
J. Michael McGinnis, Institute of Medicine

From: Appendix B, Workshop Agendas

Cover of The Healthcare Imperative
The Healthcare Imperative: Lowering Costs and Improving Outcomes: Workshop Series Summary.
Institute of Medicine (US) Roundtable on Evidence-Based Medicine; Yong PL, Saunders RS, Olsen LA, editors.
Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2010.
Copyright © 2010, National Academy of Sciences.

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