Please join us for this informative meeting on one of the most significant and controversial laws passedby Congress in this century.
Registration & Networking 11:30 a.m.
Luncheon and Program 12:00 noon - 1:15 p.m.
Radisson Riverside Hotel, 120 Main St. East, Rochester, NY 14604
Complimentary Parking - be sure to pick up your validation ticket at Registration
About the Speaker:
Steven I. Goldstein is Vice President for the University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC), President and Chief Executive Officer for Strong Memorial Hospital and Highland Hospital in Rochester, New York, President for Long Term Care for the University of Rochester Medical Center, and President Strong Partners Health System.
Mr. Goldstein recently completed a three-year term on the American Hospital Association Board of Directors. During his term on the AHA Board, he served as chairman of the AHA Regional Policy Board 2 and was the Board liaison to the Section for Long-Term Care and Rehabilitation as well as serving as a member of the AHA Committee on Research and the AHA Committee on Health Reform.
He is a past Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Healthcare Association of New York State (HANYS). He has served on numerous boards of directors and committees including Highland Hospital of Rochester, University of Rochester Medical Center, Strong Partners Health System, Visiting Nurse Service, and Rochester Regional Healthcare Association. He also holds a joint appointment as Professor in Community and Preventive Medicine for the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and Professor of Clinical Nursing for the University of Rochester School of Nursing.
Prior to assuming his position at Strong Memorial and Highland hospitals, Steve served as President of Rochester General Hospital, Rochester, New York, Acting President of The Children's Medical Center, Dayton, Ohio, Assistant Administrator of the University of Nebraska Hospitals and Clinics and Administrator of the Nebraska Psychiatric Institute, Omaha, Nebraska.
Mr. Goldstein is a Diplomate of the American College of Healthcare Executives and received his Master's degree from the St. Louis University Graduate School of Hospital and Health Care Administration and his Bachelor's degree from Utica College of Syracuse University.
About the LawThe Affordable Care Act puts consumers back in charge of their health care. Under the law, a new "Patient's Bill of Rights" gives the American people the stability and flexibility they need to make informed choices about their health.
- Ends Pre-Existing Condition Exclusions for Children
- Keeps Young Adults Covered: If you are under 26, you may be eligible to be covered under your parent's health plan.
- Ends Arbitrary Withdrawals of Insurance Coverage
- Guarantees Your Right to AppealCosts
- Ends Lifetime Limits on Coverage
- Reviews Premium Increases:Insurance companies must now publicly justify any unreasonable rate hikes.
- Helps You Get the Most from Your Premium Dollars: Your premium dollars must be spent primarily on health care - not administrative costs.
- Covers Preventive Care at No Cost to You: You may be eligible for recommended preventive health services. No copayment.
- Protects Your Choice of Doctors: Choose the primary care doctor you want from your plan's network.
- Removes Insurance Company Barriers to Emergency Services: You can seek emergency care at a hospital outside of your health plan's network.