Foundation’s May 7 Event: ‘Concierge Care for the Little Guy’
Atlanta – How do we provide access to health care for the uninsured? How do we put patients in control? How do we promote price transparency? Learn about, “Concierge Care for the Little Guy,” at the Georgia Public Policy Foundation’s 8 a.m. Leadership Breakfast on Wednesday, May 7, 2014, at the Cobb Galleria Centre.
The keynote speaker is Dr. Lee Gross, co-founder of Epiphany Health, a Direct Primary Care company. He will explain how, with the concept of Direct Primary Care, individuals can afford coverage and care.This event is open to the public and is $25 to attend. Register by Monday, May 5, 2014, online at http://bit.ly/1gRToJZ.
Lee S. Gross, M.D., is co-founder and Senior Vice President of Epiphany Health, a health care program created primarily for individuals and families who don’t qualify for health insurance, can’t afford traditional insurance or aren’t offered health benefits though their place of employment.
Epiphany provides preventive care, chronic disease management and acute care for a variety of conditions for patients of all ages. This concept of Direct Primary Care has been featured in Forbes magazine, The New York Times and the Foundation for Economic Education: For as little as $54 a month, patients receive virtually unlimited access to primary care with no co-pays or deductibles.
Dr. Gross received his Bachelor’s degree from The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio, and earned his medical degree from Case Western Reserve University. After graduating from medical school he completed his residency in Family Medicine at University Hospitals of Cleveland, where he was chief resident. He is Board-Certified in Family Medicine.
Dr. Gross has also been awarded Best Doctor in 2008 and 2010 by the North Port Sun-Herald newspaper. He currently serves on the Board of Trustees at Fawcett Memorial Hospital.
Register by Monday, May 5, 2014, online at http://bit.ly/1gRToJZ. (Difficulty registering? E-mail or call 404-256-4050). Media interested in attending please contact Benita Dodd.
Who: Dr. Lee Gross
What“: Concierge Care for the Little Guy,” a Leadership Breakfast
When: 8 a.m. May 7, 2014
Where: The Galleria Centre, 2 Galleria Parkway, Atlanta, GA 30339
Attire: Business, Business Casual. No jeans, cut-offs, tennis shoes, collarless sport shirts, shorts or athletic attire.
About the Georgia Public Policy Foundation: Established in 1991, the Foundation is an independent, state-focused think tank that proposes market-oriented approaches to public policy to improve the lives of Georgians. The Foundation’s regular events include Leadership Breakfasts and Policy Briefing Luncheons. Weekly publications are the Friday Facts and Friday Idea commentaries. Visit our Web site at georgiapolicy.org. Join The Forum at forum.georgiapolicy.org. Like the Foundation’s Facebook page at facebook.com/GeorgiaPolicy and follow us on Twitter at twitter.com/gppf.