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Healthcare Under Trump: Here’s the Deal – A Manifesto for Change

New Rochelle, NY, January 19, 2017Stephen K. Klasko, MD, MBA has put forth a manifesto that will enable the incoming Trump administration to hit the ground running immediately with regard to healthcare reform.

Dr. Klasko, President of Thomas Jefferson University and CEO of Jefferson Health, has identified 12 disruptors that address critical issues in health care and provide and prioritize a roadmap for legislators to move forward quickly and effectively. Dr. Klasko is optimistic that these changes will benefit everyone throughout the lifespan.

“The inaugural festivities will be over this weekend. Dr. Klasko’s pragmatic approach will enable legislators to move past ponderability and take action,” says Mary Ann Liebert, President and CEO of the company that bears her name. "Dr. Klasko's leadership is highly acknowledged by members of the public and private sector."

Dr. Klasko is Editor-in-Chief of the peer-reviewed journal Healthcare Transformation, published by Mary Ann Liebert, Inc.

About Stephen K. Klasko, MD, MBA
Stephen K. Klasko, MD, MBA
is the President of Thomas Jefferson University and CEO of Jefferson Health, leading 11 hospitals, 25,000 employees and 10,000 students. He has been Dean of two of America's medical colleges and the chief executive of three academic health systems. At each institution, he has built programs to develop the clinicians of the future, and in building a partnership of Thomas Jefferson University with Philadelphia University, he is building the university of the future. Dr. Klasko is the Editor-in-Chief of the peer-reviewed journal Healthcare Transformation and author of the book We CAN Fix Healthcare: The Future is NOW. Read the five-star reviews for We CAN Fix Healthcare here.

About the Journal
Healthcare Transformation
, a breakthrough new peer-reviewed, open access journalzine spearheaded by Stephen Klasko, MD, MBA, President, Thomas Jefferson University (TJU) and CEO Jefferson Health (Philadelphia, PA), delivers the foremost research in re-imagining healthcare delivery, education, technology, innovation, and discovery. This world-class publication serves as a forum to present visions of the future, debate current models, and provide an invaluable source of optimism for everyone involved in healthcare and the transformation of healthcare. Presented through notable research articles, perspectives, commentaries, Letters to the Editor, interviews, and point/counterpoint debates, the journalzine pushes the boundaries of existing thinking to transform the future of healthcare frameworks, networks, and officialdoms. Complete tables of content and a sample issue are available on the Healthcare Transformation website.

About the Publisher
Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., publishers
is a privately held, fully integrated media company universally acknowledged for publishing authoritative peer-reviewed journals in the most promising areas of biomedical research, biotechnology and regenerative medicine, clinical medicine, public health, law, environmental studies, and technology and engineering. The company’s publications make critical contributions in advancing research and facilitating collaboration throughout the world in academia, industry, and government, and are also highly respected resources for legislators, policymakers, and educators. A complete list of the firm’s journals, books, and newsmagazines is available on the Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., publishers website.