The forum featured six prominent panelists:
Michael Dulin, MD, Family Medicine, Charlotte
Jeffrey P. Engel, MD, State Health Director
Ophelia Garmon-Brown, MD, Family Medicine, Charlotte
Maureen O’Connor, Executive Vice President/Chief Strategy Officer, Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
Robert W. Seligson, Executive Vice President & CEO, North Carolina Medical Society
Michael C. Tarwater, CEO, Carolinas Healthcare
News Channel 14 broadcast the event Thursday night at 7:00pm and will re-broadcast it on Sunday, September 26, at 1:00pm. It can be viewed in communities served by Time Warner Cable, which also offers viewers a chance to see it via Carolina On Demand.
NCMS staff member Amy Whited provided coverage of the forum through the Doctor to Doctor blog, which can be viewed at http://www.ncmedsoc.org/blog/ .
If you do not have Time Warner Cable service, you can watch the program on the News Channel 14 Website at: http://charlotte.news14.com/content/healthy_carolina/630723/special-report–health-care-reform—you.
NCMS wishes to thank News Channel 14 for helping to make this program possible and looks forward to future collaborations in order to provide programs that can educate the public about important health care issues.