Minnesota Health Care Transformation Task Force
July 30, 2007


Minnesota Department of Health
Orville L. Freeman Building
625 Robert Street North, Saint Paul  

Initial Meeting – July 30, 9:30 a.m. -4:00 p.m.

  9:30 a.m.     Welcome, Introductions, and Overview of Agenda
                      (Task Force Co-Chairs)

10:30 a.m.     Charge to the Task Force
                      (Governor Pawlenty)

11:15 a.m.     Overview of the Minnesota Health Care System
                     (Department of Health Staff)

12:00 p.m.     Break/Box Lunch

12:30 p.m.     Identification of Topics and Options for Discussion
                      (Task Force discussion)
                      - Identification of any additions to the legislatively mandated topics
                      - Brainstorming on potential options for each topic for discussions at future meetings

  2:45 p.m.     Review and Agreement on Schedule/Process for Task Force
                      (Task Force discussion)
                      - Overall timetable and deadlines
                      - Number, timing, and length of meetings
                      - Format of meetings

  3:30 p.m.     Other Issues
                       (Task Force discussion)

  3:45 p.m.     Summary of Next Steps
                      (Task Force Co-Chairs)

  4:00 p.m.     Adjourn