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Meeting of Task Force on Low-Value Care

The Westin Detroit Metropolitan Airport Hotel
Detroit, MI / September 12-13, 2017

Welcome Reception & Dinner

Date: Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Time: Reception begins at 5:30 pm EST
Served Dinner begins at 7 pm EST

Location: Flight Deck Lounge, Lobby Level
Westin Detroit

Contacts: Low-Value Care Program Manager, Jason Buxbaum: (201) 739-4489
VBID Health Event Coordinator, Susan Lynne Oesterle: TEXT (734) 604-5304
Westin Hotel Event Manager, Erin Swihart, (734) 229-6742

Walking Directions in DTW:

FLYING INTO MCNAMARA TERMINAL (DELTA, AIRFRANCE, KLM)
Guests with carry-on luggage only should make their way to gate A36 inside the McNamara Terminal. The Westin entrance is located directly across from this gate. Gate A36 is three gates from the large fountain in the center of the terminal. Guests with checked luggage should claim their baggage at baggage claim. From baggage claim, take the elevators to the third level (arrivals/ticketing). Turn left out of the elevator. The Westin entrance is to the left of the ticketing counters.

FLYING INTO NORTH TERMINAL (ALL OTHER AIRLINES)
Guests flying into the North Terminal should make their way to Ground Transportation. There is a terminal-to-terminal shuttle stop with a blue and white sign. The terminal-to-terminal shuttle is white with blue lettering and runs approximately every 15-20 minutes, 24 hours a day. The shuttle will drop off at the front door of the Westin. A television with a schedule of when the next shuttle arrives at the main entrance is located just inside the main entrance doors.

Driving Directions:

From East - Take Interstate 94 West towards Chicago. Take Exit 198 towards Middlebelt Road, Detroit Metro Airport and Merriman Road. Travel approximately .25 miles and follow the Detroit Metropolitan Airport exit at the fork in the ramp. Follow the signs to McNamara Terminal and the hotel.

From North - Take Interstate 275 South to Exit 15 (Eureka Road). Turn left onto Eureka Road East and continue for approximately .25 miles. Stay right and follow the sign to McNamara Terminal and the hotel.

From West - Take Interstate 94 East towards Detroit. Take Exit 198 towards Middlebelt Road, Detroit Metro Airport and Merriman Road. Travel approximately .25 miles and follow the Detroit Metro Airport exit at the fork in the ramp. Follow the signs to McNamara Terminal and the hotel.

Parking:

Valet parking is located at the Westin Detroit’s front entrance, which is the last entrance on the McNamara Terminal departure level. Valet parking costs will be covered by VBID Health; please notify the valet that you are attending the WTF meeting.


Task Force Meeting

Date: Thursday, April 27, 2017

Time/Locations: Breakfast begins at 7:30 am EST in the Wright Room, Convention Level
Meeting begins at 8:15 am EST in Room Lindbergh A, Convention Level
Lunch served at 12 noon EST in the Wright Room, Convention Level
Meeting scheduled to conclude at 4 pm

Contacts: Low-Value Care Program Manager, Jason Buxbaum: (201) 739-4489
VBID Health Event Coordinator, Susan Lynne Oesterle: TEXT (734) 604-5304
Westin Hotel Event Manager, *will have name tomorrow

Directions: Please see information above.

Parking: Valet parking is located at the Westin Detroit’s front entrance, which is the last entrance on the McNamara Terminal departure level. Valet parking costs will be covered by VBID Health; please notify the valet that you are attending the WTF meeting.


Miscellaneous Information

Dress: Appropriate attire for all events is business casual.

For assistance or additional information, please email Susanlynne@vbidhealth.com. We look forward to welcoming you to Detroit.