Join us for the all-new 12th Healthcare Payments Innovations, where an unmatched roster of innovative Hospitals, Health Systems and Health Plans share the latest technology solutions and strategic innovations to create friction-free health care payments. This highly acclaimed event focuses on provider solutions (including unique perspectives from health plans, banks and other top industry leaders) into the 4 pillars of healthcare payments innovations: harnessing disruptive technologies, operationalizing new payment models, enhancing patient experience, and ensuring compliance, privacy & fraud prevention:
2019 All Star Faculty


St. Luke's Health System

Michael Rawdan, Ph.D., MBA

System Senior Director of Revenue Cycle & Patient Experience
Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute

Sierra Tomlinson RN MBA BSN OCN

Director of Value Based Care
Presbyterian Healthcare Services

Judy LB Parker, EdD

Enterprise Director of Patient Access
Northern Arizona Healthcare

Ryan O'Hara

Chief Revenue Officer
Montefiore Medical Center

Samuel E. Rubenstein

Chief Architect, Business & Revenue Cycle Solutions
Banner Health

Brad Tinnermon

Vice President of Revenue Cycle and Revenue Integrity
Atrium Health, formerly Carolinas Healthcare System

W. Christopher Johnson, FHFMA

Vice President Patient Financial Services

Christy L. Pehanich, MHSA, FHFMA, CPC

Associate Vice President of Revenue Management – Revenue Management Professional Services

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts

Robin Wright King

Director of Consumer-Directed Health (CDH) Strategy and Product Management
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey

Lili Brillstein

Director, Episodes of Care, Market Innovations
Priority Health

Jason Woods

Vice President, Provider Contracting
Kaiser Permanente

Raul Matas

Director of Analytics, National Claims Auto Adjudication & Outside Medical Expense
Molina Healthcare, Inc.

Timothy C. Zevnik, CIPP/US, CIPP/G

VP Compliance & Corporate Privacy Official

J.P. Morgan

Stuart Hanson

Managing Director, Head of Healthcare Payments
Wells Fargo

June St. John

Senior Vice President, CTP Healthcare Product Manager
J.P. Morgan

Arnold Torres

Executive Director, Healthcare Industry Solutions

The Clearing House

Irfan Ahmad

Senior Vice President, Product Development and Strategy

Charles Stellar


Erin Weber


Lee Barrett

Executive Director
Experian Health

Karly Rowe

Vice President of New Product Development, Identity and Care Management Products

Donna Houlne BSN, MHA, MHRM

Global Business Services, US Healthcare Leader

Prasanna Ganesan

President, Healthcare Billing and Management Association (HBMA)

Ginger A Ryder, CMPE, CHBME, CPC

President, EMEDEX

Gordon Matthews


Steve Neeleman, MD

Founder & Vice Chairman

Tom Brekka

If you are a health plan, hospital/health system or financial institution and would like to speak at this highly acclaimed forum please contact [email protected] For sponsorship opportunities, contact [email protected]

Join us at the leading edge forum to get in-depth coverage from top experts on the 4 pillars of healthcare payments innovations:
Educational Underwriters
  • Strategic Solutions Network (SSN), based in Boca Raton, FL, is the parent company of the Medicare Risk Adjustment & Revenue Management Management, Plus Quality and Star Ratings and a series of related conferences.
  • Strategic Solutions Network (SSN), based in Boca Raton, FL, is the parent company of the Medicare Risk Adjustment & Revenue Management Management, Plus Quality and Star Ratings and a series of related conferences.
Supporting Organizatations
  • Strategic Solutions Network (SSN), based in Boca Raton, FL, is the parent company of the Medicare Risk Adjustment & Revenue Management Management, Plus Quality and Star Ratings and a series of related conferences.

1. Enhancing Patient and Provider Experience & Minimizing Pain Points

  • Streamline Billing and Statement Redesign
  • Expedite Patient Refunds
  • Accelerating Cash Collections from Patients
  • Pricing Transparency and Impact on Patient Experience & Consumerism
  • Consumer Payment Portals
  • Evidence Based Revenue Cycle: Focus on Customer & Physician Experience, Record & Revenue Integrity

2. Operationalizing New Payment Models – Moving from FFS to Value Based Contracts

  • Overcoming Cash Flow Challenges for Incentivizing Providers in Value Based Contracts
  • Innovative Risk Model Eliminates Prior Authorization and Denials
  • Facilitating Payments to Providers in a High Deductible Environment
  • Streamline the Adoption of Value-based Contracts: Exclusive CAQH CORE Study Results
  • Operationalize Bundled Payments

3. Ensuring Data Security, Privacy, and Fraud Prevention

  • Pending State and Federal Legislative Initiatives and the Influence of GDPR
  • Federal/Private Sector Alignment of Cybersecurity initiatives
  • Security and Privacy in Telemedicine and Virtual Care, Mobile Devices and Wearables
  • Harnessing IoT, AI, Big Data, Blockchain, the Cloud Safely
  • Patient Matching/Identification and Healthcare Vulnerabilities/Solutions
  • Preventing Risk of Breach and Cyberattack Across Multiple Portals, Multiple Logons, and Communications Between Multiple EHRs, And Cloud Storage

4. Integrating Disruptive Technology Innovations

  • Blockchain in Healthcare Payments, RCM, Claims Integrity
  • Transforming Healthcare Payments with Artificial Intelligence
  • Real time Payments
  • Impact of Market Disruptors

Who Should Attend:

Health Care Financial and Payments Innovations Senior Executives, Directors & Managers from:

Providers (Health Systems, Hospitals, IPAs, ACOs) - with responsibility for:

  • Payment Innovations
  • Patient Financial Services
  • RCM
  • Billing, Claims and Collections
  • Data Security & Compliance
  • Reimbursement
  • Payor Relations
  • Payor Strategy
  • Finance
  • Operations/IT

Payors (Health Insurance Companies, Health Plans, ACOs) - with responsibility for:

  • Payment Innovations
  • Finance
  • Provider Contracting
  • Provider Payments
  • Provider Reimbursement
  • Provider Data Management
  • Provider Experience
  • Provider Relations
  • Provider Network Management
  • Payment Integrity
  • Actuarial
  • Reimbursement
  • Financial IT
  • Operations
  • Claims


  • Payment Processing
  • Revenue Cycle Management
  • Payment Solutions
  • Billing & Coding
  • Collections
  • Management Consultants
  • Third Party Administrators
  • Patient Payment Management
  • Claims Processing, Adjudication and Record Keeping
  • Credit Card Processing
  • Data Security

BANKS and Other Financial Institutions - with responsibility for:

  • Healthcare Payments Solutions
  • Treasury Services
  • Revenue Cycle Management Solutions
  • Patient Financing Options
  • Product Development
  • Card Sales
  • Technology and Innovation