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AOTA staff attend "Health Affairs And Academic Medicine Briefing: Redesigning The Health Care Workforce" on November 14

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AOTA staff attend "Health Affairs And Academic Medicine Briefing: Redesigning The Health Care Workforce" on November 14

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AOTA policy staff will be attending a briefing organized by the editor of Health Affairs that will discuss "Redesigning The Health Care Workforce."   The briefing builds on the topics discussed in the November 2013 issue of Health Affairs and speakers will include authors of article from that issue.

More information about the topics and speakers: http://healthaffairs.org/blog/2013/10/18/health-affairs-and-academic-medicine-briefing-redesigning-the-health-care-workforce/

The briefing will also be attended by members of the Coaltion for Patients Rights (http://www.patientsrightscoalition.org/About-Us.aspx) who will be on hand to speak with reporters about how team based care and health professionals that are not physicians can help meet future workforce needs.  AOTA is a member of the CPR coalition.

More informatoin about the November issue of Health Affairs: Redesigning The Health Care Workforce

Highlights: http://healthaffairs.org/blog/2013/11/04/new-health-affairs-issues-facing-the-health-care-workforce/

Issue: http://content.healthaffairs.org/content/32/11.toc

Check back after November 14 for observations about the event.