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Zoom+ will need to win over skeptical lawmakers on 'emergency' change

Mar 01, 2017 - Portland Business Journal (Oregon)

If the tone of this week's public hearing is any indication, Zoom+ has some work to do if it's going to convince lawmakers the state should tweak the definition of "emergency" services.

Addressing the Senate Committee on Health in Salem, Zoom+ CEO Dr. Dave Sanders laid out a vision of a dysfunctional and wasteful health care system that over-relies on emergency rooms, even though many cases that go through the ER aren't true emergencies.

Sanders' answer is Zoom+ Super, a northeast Po...