Edgewood College: Holding health care panel Wednesday, April 19

Contact: Ed Taylor, Director of Strategic Communications 608-663-2333


Madison – Edgewood College is pleased to invite Greater Madison to Perspectives on Value and Quality in Healthcare. This panel discussion will take place 3:30 pm – 5:00 pmWednesday, April 19, 2017, in Anderson Auditorium. The event is free.


Healthcare affects us all personally, and we can hardly visit the web or read a publication today without any reference to healthcare, one of the largest and most complex sectors of our economy. Leading Wisconsin experts from key stakeholders in the healthcare sector will share their perspectives on how consumers, employers, payers and the government can derive more value and higher quality in healthcare. Raj Kamal, Senior Lecturer in the School of Business at Edgewood College will moderate the panel.


Panelists include Dr. Timothy Bartholow, V.P. and Chief Medical Officer, WEA Trust; Mr. Michael Heifetz, State Medicaid Director, Wisconsin Department of Health Services; Mr. Chris Queram, President/CEO Wisconsin Collaborative for Healthcare Quality (WCHQ); and Mr. Lee Wiersma,

Executive V.P. / Chief Human Resources Officer, UW Credit Union.


About Edgewood College

Located in Madison, Wis., Edgewood College is a liberal arts Catholic college in the Dominican tradition. We serve approximately 3,000 undergraduate and graduate students at our Monroe Street and Deming Way campuses, and online. The College offers more than 40 academic and professional programs, including master’s degrees in business, education, and nursing, and doctoral degrees in educational leadership and nursing practice. For more information about Edgewood College, please visit www.edgewood.edu, or call Ed Taylor in Marketing & Strategic Communications at 608-663-2333.