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7th Annual Direct Service Tribes National Meeting
August 24-26, 2010
Holiday Inn Grand Montana
5500 Midland Road
Billings, Montana 59101
The Direct Service Tribes (DST) Advisory Committee invites you to attend the 7th Annual DST National Meeting on August 24-26, 2010 in Billings, Montana. Join as Direct Service Tribal leaders and federal health care officials convene to discuss today's direct health care delivery system.
Agenda Topics & Breakout Sessions
This three day meeting focuses on top issues in Indian health including the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, Indian Health Care Improvement Act, health and wellness programs as well as best practices at the service unit level. Breakout sessions will be held on Improving Patient Care, Community Health, Purchased/Referred Care (PRC), Revenue Generation and more.
There is no registration fee to attend this meeting. However, you still need to register to ensure space availability and receipt of meeting materials. To register online, and for additional meeting information, please follow link at http://www.team-psa.com/dst2010/registration1.asp or you may also visit the Direct Service Tribes website directly at http://www.directservicetribes.org .