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The Chamber recognizes health care innovation as a catalyst for economic growth. We are leveraging the region’s health care assets and transforming our 11-county community into the global leader in health care innovation.

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Philadelphia Regional Recharge and Recovery Taskforce Announced

June 15th, 2020|0 Comments

Philadelphia, PA, June  15, 2020 – The Greater Philadelphia business and civic community, in collaboration with the City of Philadelphia, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and the four other southeastern Pennsylvania counties announced today that they are spearheading an effort to recharge the regional economy as the area […]

Health Care Action Team

The Health Care Action Team (HCAT) is a unique, cross-functional group of 135+ leaders working to leverage the region’s health care and technology assets and is transforming our 11-county community into the global leader in health care innovation.  HCAT’s steering committee is co-chaired by Dario C. Altieri, M.D., President & CEO, The Wistar Institute and LeRoy E. Jones, President & CEO, GSI Health.

ACTION TEAM VISION

Greater Philadelphia will collaborate to leverage its health care and technology assets and be recognized as the global leader in health care innovation.

ACTION TEAM GOALS

  • Distinguish the region by identifying and collaboratively developing solutions in digital health and care coordination that will improve the health of our entire community.
  • Support the growth of the precision medicine subsector by leveraging our region’s specialized assets in cell and gene therapy, gene editing, and connected health.
  • Advocate for sector growth through a focused regulatory and policy agenda to accelerate innovation and reduce friction points in the ecosystem.
  • Build awareness of the region’s world-class assets in health care and technology that will further attract investment, business location and expansion, and talent.

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POPULATION HEALTH

Distinguish the region by identifying and collaboratively developing solutions in digital health and care coordination that improve the health of our entire community.

PRECISION MEDICINE

Support the growth of the precision medicine subsector by leveraging our region’s specialized assets in cell and gene therapy, gene editing, and connected health as a potential game changer for our economy.

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