Healthcare open forum
Tuesday, May 22, 2012
Central Minnesotans can air their views on Minnesota's healthcare system during a community conversation 6-8 p.m. June 19 at St. Cloud State.
Sponsored by the Citizens League and the Bush Foundation, the open forum is part of a statewide effort to gather input on how to fix healthcare.
- View the event flyer (PDF)
- Register to participate
- Visit the website
- View Minnesota health statistics
Citizens League staff will moderate the conversation in the Voyageurs Room of Atwood Memorial Center. Parking is free on streets adjacent to campus and a dollar per hour in the 4th Avenue Parking Ramp.
View summaries from healthcare conversations in other Minnesota neighborhoods and communities.
Healthcare critics point to these and other problems . . .
- Rising healthcare costs
- Social and economic disparities in heathcare access
- Fraud and waste in government health insurance plans
- Payment systems linked to treatment rather than health outcomes
The Citizens League is a Twin Cities-based non-partisan think tank. Founded in 1953, the Bush Foundation is a philanthropic organization focused on confronting public problems in Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota.
St. Cloud State University