Medical Group Advocacy Symposium

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Medical Group Advocacy Symposium

Join us for this exclusive, invitation-only event where California’s top medical group leaders and health care industry experts come together to discuss the future of health care.

  • Location: Irvine Marriott
  • Date: Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2023 (9 a.m. - 3 p.m.)
    (With a hosted networking cocktail reception Tues, Aug. 1, from 6-8 p.m.)

Three major advocacy updates and one inspirational topic will compose this year’s agenda. Plus, share your own financial and environmental challenges and creative solutions during built-in networking time.

Featured Symposium Topics and Objectives

  • Office of Health Care Affordability: Understand the work the new state Office of Health Care Affordability (OHCA) and its board have begun. The goals of OHCA include  slowing health care spending growth, delivering better value and outcomes for patients, and assessing market consolidation.
  • Medi-Cal Funding: Learn about efforts to increase access to care through enhanced Medi-Cal funding (MCO tax), including increased provider rates.
  • Advocacy Update: Examine relevant advocacy and regulatory issues facing California medical groups.
  • Hear from Sutter Health CEO Warner Thomas on how health system leaders can balance the challenges now facing the industry with the work of building a thriving organization
  • Connect with fellow California medical group executives.


Registration is free and by invitation only. Space is limited, so RSVP today.


Featured Speakers:

  • Warner Thomas
    President and CEO
    Sutter Health
  • Elizabeth Landsberg
    Director, California Department of Health Care Access and Information
  • Dustin Corcoran
    California Medical Association
  • Janice Rocco
    Chief of Staff
    California Medical Association
  • Stuart Thompson
    Senior Vice President
    California Medical Association

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Interested in Group Membership?

Please contact Hjalmer Danielson or call CMA’s Member Resource Center at (800) 786-4262.

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