8:30 am

PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOPS
Choose between two interactive workshops and gain in-depth knowledge on employer health care strategies
There is a 15 minute coffee and networking break from 10:00 am – 10:15 am

Develop Wellness Programs that Deliver Maximum ROI and VOI

Sherry Haskins
Sherry Haskins
Manager
Maricopa Department of Public Health Worksites Initiatives

Teresa Salama
Teresa Salama
Health Policy Analyst, Office of Public Health Policy
Maricopa County Department of Public Health

Employer-Led Direct Contracting and High-Performance Health Care Strategies to Control Costs and Improve Outcomes

As health care costs continue to rise, employers must adopt value-based strategies and move toward high-performance care delivery. Direct contracting with providers, if executed the right way, can help employers significantly mitigate costs and optimize care delivery. In this workshop,

  • Deep dive into efficient direct contracting strategies that significantly reduces health care expenses for purchasers
    • Value-based care models that enable employers to provide quality care
    • How can employer take control of the drug spend?
  • Collaborate with high-value provider organizations
    • Identify and contract with the right providers
    • Discuss contract negotiation strategies that work
  • Scale high-performance models
    • Address challenges
  • Explore outside-the-box ideas to improve quality and decrease the impact of high-value cost drivers
    • Understand the importance of advanced analytics
Brian Klepper
Brian Klepper, PhD
Principal
Worksite Health Advisors

1:00 pm
Larry Boress
Larry Boress
President and Chief Executive Officer, Midwest Business Group on Health;(MBGH)
Executive Director, National Association of Worksite Health Centers (NAWHC)

Margaret Rehayem
Margaret Rehayem
Director of Initiatives and Programs
National Alliance of Healthcare Purchaser Coalitions

1:10 pm
  • Adopt a holistic approach to nurture positive behaviors: Outlook on physical, mental, emotional, and financial well-being
  • Learn about outside-the-box steps employers must take to engage a diverse workforce and maximize performance and productivity
  • Understand the importance of leadership involvement to empower employees and transform workplace culture
Rachel Fish
Rachel Fish
Chief Administrative Officer
Clover Health

1:40 pm
  • The path forward: Strategies to deliver cost-efficient care to employees without compromising on quality
  • Outlook on high-performance health care: Importance of value-based stakeholder partnerships
  • Enhance the health care experience for patients across the care continuum
Debbie Weems
Debbie Weems
Chief Operations Officer
Embold Health