2018 Legislative Day

Cardiology Day at the Capitol: Advocating for a Healthy Ohio

May 1, 2018

 

You are cordially invited to join the Ohio-ACC for a special legislative day in Columbus, Ohio. This will be a day of visiting your Ohio representatives and senators to introduce them to cardiology issues facing you and your patients. Building relationships with your state lawmakers will help ensure that the Ohio General Assembly remains informed of issues facing providers and patients. There is no charge for the event, and appointments with your lawmakers will be made for you. Parking will be validated.

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TRAVEL STIPENDS AVAILABLE
Ohio-ACC Legislative Day travel stipends are available on a first-come, first-served basis, which include overnight accommodations for April 30 and parking. One member from each district will be awarded a travel stipend. Simply be the first to register from your district! (District 1 Cleveland area, District 2 Toledo area, District 3 Akron area, District 5 Dayton area, and District 6 Cincinnati area).

Note: Agenda times may change somewhat on Tuesday based on appointment schedules.

Agenda

Monday, April 30, 2018

5:00 p.m. Ohio-ACC Board of Trustees Meeting – House Room

7:00 p.m. Ohio-ACC Legislative Day Kick-off Dinner
The Sheraton Hotel Columbus at Capitol Square – Senate Room

7:00 p.m. Welcome and Introductions
Laxmi S. Mehta, MD, FACC, President, Ohio Chapter of the American College of Cardiology

7:30 – 7:50 p.m. Ohio Legislative Update
Monica Hueckel, Director, Government Affairs, Ohio State Medical Association

7:50 – 8:00 p.m. ACC Advocacy
Michael Lawrence, Manager, State Government Affairs, American College of Cardiology

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

8:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast
The Sheraton Hotel Columbus at Capitol Square – Executive Room

8:15 a.m. Welcome, Briefing, Strategy Session
Monica Hueckel, Director, Government Affairs, Ohio State Medical Association

9:00 a.m. Appointments with Legislators
The Ohio Statehouse

12:00 p.m. Lunch – The Sheraton Hotel Columbus at Capitol Square – Executive Room

1:00 p.m. Appointments with Legislators
The Ohio Statehouse

3:00 p.m. Adjourn

Registration

Register for the 2017 Legislative Day.

Talking Points

Talking Points

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