MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Top officials with the world’s largest medical technology company, the nation’s biggest health insurer and one of the world’s premier academic medical centers are taking part in a conference in Minneapolis.
The Star Tribune reports that the Minnesota-based CEOs of Medtronic and Mayo Clinic will join the chief medical officer of UnitedHealth Group on one stage at the Minneapolis Convention Center on Tuesday.READ MORE: Minnesota Weather: Huge Hail Chunks Batter Southeastern Communities; Brush Fire Risk Intensifies Friday
They’ll address a crowd of thousands of health care executives and entrepreneurs from around the world at the medical-technology industry’s premier national conference, AdvaMed 2016.READ MORE: Mpls. City Council President Lisa Bender On Costly Police Misconduct Settlements: 'This Is A Whole System Problem'
Medical Alley Association trade group CEO Shaye Mandle says the industry needs improved health outcomes and lower costs, and the presentation will be an opportunity to get major players in health care talking about potential solutions.
The conference runs through Wednesday.MORE NEWS: What Are The Hidden Dangers Of Swimming In Open Water?
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