NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Former Sens. Bill Frist and Tom Daschle and ex-Gov. Phil Bredesen will discuss information technology in health care at a conference Tuesday in Nashville.
Frist, of Nashville, is a former heart and lung surgeon. Bredesen was an executive with a health care management company before entering politics.
The Forum on Transformation Through Innovation is sponsored by the Nashville Health Care Council and the Bipartisan Policy Center. The focus will be on policy in promoting greater coordination, efficiency and cost savings in health care.
Also represented at the Embassy Suites South will be Healthways, MissionPoint Health Partners/Saint Thomas Health, PharmMD Solutions, Sumner Regional Medical Center and Vanderbilt University Medical Center.