Thursday, February 23, 2017 | Legislative Forum
Please mark your calendars for Michigan Primary Care Association's annual Legislative Forum that will take place in the Mackinac Room of the Anderson House Office Building in downtown Lansing. This annual event is an opportunity for Michigan Health Center staff and board members to learn about the current state policy and legislative environment as it pertains to health care, and to build and nurture relationships with State Legislators. It is a wonderful opportunity to talk one-on-one with State Legislators and their staff about MPCA's policy priorities for the year.
Below is an "at a glance" of the day's agenda. (subject to change)
- 8-8:45 am - Registration and Breakfast
- 8:45-9 am - Welcome & Introductions
- 9-9:45 am - Speaker(s)
- 9:45-10:30 am - Speaker(s)
- 11:30 am -1 pm = Lunch with the Legislators in the Mackinac Room
*Meetings with legislators will be scheduled between 9am-4pm (usually the last meetings are ending around 4:30pm)
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 | Pre-Legislative Forum Activities
In conjunction with the Legislative Forum, pre-legislative activities will take place at the Radisson Hotel Lansing at the Capitol. These activities will include the following.
- 1-2 pm - Health Center Board Member Training & Discussion on the Legislative Forum
- 2-3:30 pm - MPCA Board Meeting (All members are invited to attend as guests.)
- 3:30-6:30 pm - All-Members Meeting
- 6:30-8 pm - MPCA Membership Dinner
***When registering for the Legislative Forum, please check each box of any of the pre-events you plan to attend. If you are attending the pre-forum activities only, please email Barb Lincoln at firstname.lastname@example.org to let her know.
Legislative Forum Registration Fee: $150
Cancellations and refunds must be submitted in writing. Substitutions are accepted in lieu of cancellations. A 10% administrative fee is charged for all cancellation and refund requests. No refunds will be given within 5 business days of the event.
Hotel Reservation Information
Radisson Lansing at the Capitol
111 N Grand Avenue
Lansing, MI 48933
Group Rate: $129.95 + tax
- Valet Parking: $20/per night
- Self Parking and Temporary Parking: $10/per day or night - (Parking ramp is connected to the Radisson Hotel) - Click on link to view map of parking.
Radisson Reservation Deadline: February 8, 2017
Hotel reservations can be made by calling the Radisson reservations line at 1.800.333.3333. Be sure to let them know you are with the Michigan Primary Care Association. Reservations can also be made by logging onto the Radisson website, www.radisson.com/lansingmi. Use the Promotional Code: MPCB17 to receive the discounted group rate.
The Radisson cannot guarantee MPCA's group rate for reservations after February 8, 2017. Reservations made after this date will be on a space-available basis.
Please contact Barb Lincoln, Training & Education Manager, email@example.com or 517.853.1062.