BURLINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HealthEdge®, provider of the only integrated financial, administrative and clinical platform for health care payors, today announced that company, customer and partner executives will be featured speakers at the 12th annual World Health Care Congress, taking place Sunday, March 22nd through Wednesday, March 25th at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel in Washington, D.C.
HealthEdge Executive Vice President Ray Desrochers will be leading a panel titled, “The Health Insurer of the Future: How Health Plans Will Transform in the Next 5 Years.” Desrochers, along with a distinguished group of payor and business executives, will provide a forecast of the challenges and opportunities health plans will face, give insight into the strategies these organizations will leverage to remain successful while adapting to industry changes and explore the DNA of the health plan of the future.
“There is no doubt that the perfect storm of change in health care has arrived, bringing forth regulation and reform, as well as enhanced member and provider expectations,” said Desrochers. “Our panel of accomplished health care and business executives will discuss the core capabilities, consumer engagement initiatives, new business models and technology investments that the health plan of the future will leverage to be successful in the new health care economy.”
The panel discussion will take place on Tuesday, March 24th from 2:45 PM – 3:45 PM in Lincoln 2. Shortly afterward, the panelists will convene at HealthEdge booth to continue the discussion with interested attendees.
Desrochers will also deliver introductory remarks at the Luncheon Keynote Address before welcoming the Honorable Newt Gingrich to the stage for his presentation on “The Future of U.S. Health Care: Where do We Go from Here?” The introduction and the luncheon keynote will take place on Wednesday, March 25th beginning at 12:20 PM.
The 12th Annual World Health Care Congress convenes decision-makers from all sectors of health care to discuss and understand the impact of industry change. In 2015, the conference faculty will focus on the critical challenges and opportunities facing health care organizations, including the impact of ACA implementation, payor and provider consolidation, new approaches to value-based payment, and novel partnerships with the true potential to move the needle on care coordination and delivery. More information can be found at http://www.worldcongress.com/events/HR15000/#sthash.e3xE5gfk.dpuf
HealthEdge® provides modern, disruptive technology that delivers for the first time, a suite of products that enables healthcare payors to leverage new business models, improve outcomes, drastically reduce administrative costs and connect everyone in the health care delivery cycle. Our next-generation enterprise product suite, HealthRules®, is built on modern, patented technology and is delivered to customers via the HealthEdge Cloud or on-site deployment. An award-winning company, HealthEdge empowers payors to capitalize on the innovations, challenges and opportunities that await in the new healthcare economy. For more information, visit at http://www.healthedge.com.