Healthcare Leadership Council

Special Programs

Healthcare Innovations Expo
Healthcare Innovations Expo

Healthcare Innovations Expo

The Healthcare Leadership Council believes that members of Congress can make better-informed decisions on important health policy issues if they can see firsthand the new treatments, technologies and medicines that are improving the lives of patients and healthcare consumers.

That’s why, each year, HLC sponsors an Innovations Expo on Capitol Hill. This is an opportunity for HLC member companies and organizations to present their new and noteworthy innovations to lawmakers and influential congressional staff. Members of Congress have remarked at the event that it’s one thing to hear testimony about the benefits of, for example, health information technology, but another thing altogether to personally test the technologies that are improving the quality and cost-effectiveness of healthcare.

2014 HLC Innovation Expo on Capitol Hill Draws Packed House to See New Services, Technologies, Medicines

Congressman Bill Cassidy (R-LA), left, speaks with Franciscan Missionaries of our Lady Health System (FMOL) CEO John Finan at the Healthcare Leadership Council Innovation Expo. FMOL is a Baton Rouge-based hospital system that displayed its Healthy Lives initiative which is helping employers improve workforce health and curb health costs.

Over 100 members of Congress participated in this week’s Healthcare Leadership Council Innovation Expo, interacting with new tools, technologies and treatments presented by 21 of the nation’s premier healthcare companies and organizations.

The event is hosted annually by HLC to provide a hands-on demonstration on the ways in which companies from multiple sectors are making healthcare more accessible and quality-driven. To learn more about the exhibits that were displayed at the Expo, click here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Below are photos from the 2012 Innovations Expo in the Cannon House Office Building.

The Healthcare Leadership Council sponsored its annual Healthcare Innovation Expo in the Cannon House Office Building. Twenty of the nation’s leading healthcare companies and organizations displayed new medical technologies and initiatives to improve public health to over 100 members of Congress and numerous congressional office and committee staffers.