Healthcare challenges to be focus of CPA forum next week
By The Star Staff
With the purpose of discussing emerging challenges and opportunities in the healthcare industry, the Certified Public Accountants Association of Puerto Rico (CCPA by its Spanish initials) will hold the XXII Annual Health Industry Forum next Thursday, Aug. 10 at the Caribe Hilton hotel.
“This Forum will discuss issues such as the transition of the Vital Program, the regulatory environment, population health and its social determinants, considerations in the evolution of health care models, and economic challenges, among other issues,” CCPA President Aixa González Reyes said.
Among the guests are Dinorah Collazo Ortiz, executive director of the Medicaid Program in Puerto Rico, and Edna Y. Marín Ramos, executive director of the Health Insurance Administration (ASES). Both will participate in the discussion on the transition that the Vital Program is experiencing and the new opportunities that are being presented.
“We invite all people from the health industry to participate in this Forum, where emerging challenges and opportunities in regulatory and healthcare programs will be discussed,” González Reyes said.
The event will held from from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The link to register for the Forum is: https://www.colegiocpa.com/account/#calendar/event/76123. More information on the calendar of educational events and other CCPA activities can be found by visiting the CCPA digital platforms on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram, under @colegiocpapr.