Health plans are now launching payment models that combined with new technologies offering real-time payment solutions could increase price transparency and bring myriad benefits to health plans & providers. As patient debt continues to increase, payors and providers are now innovating to facilitate payments and collections. 2018 promises to be year of great change.

As health plans move to fee-for-value, focusing on outcomes and total cost of care, payments innovators have stepped up to the plate with financial models that focus on value over volume and provide the transparency members are asking for. Using data to measure quality and efficiency, these innovators are transforming cultural, financial and technical infrastructures to completely rethink cost vs. value. Technology is further boosting speed and accuracy of payments, ultimately to benefit everyone. Hear from all sides of the market on the full spectrum of healthcare payments solutions impacting your health care organization:

  • Payment model innovations including value-based contracting & risk sharing
  • Transparency, price & quality
  • Ensuring positive patient/member financial experience
  • Data, analytics & technology tools - including blockchain
  • Provider tools to meet the challenge of mounting consumer debt
  • 2018 All Star Faculty
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey

    Lili Brillstein

    Director, Episodes of Care, Market Innovations
    Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield

    Matt Flora

    Director – EBI Medical Informatics, Enterprise Business Intelligence
    Priority Health

    Richard O'Donnell

    Vice President, Provider Contracting

    Michael Ruiz

    Vice President of Provider Relations and Contracting
    UPMC Health Plan

    Anne Palmerine

    Vice President, Customer Engagement & Enrollment Services
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts

    Robin Wright King

    Director of Consumer-Directed Health (CDH) Strategy and Product Management
    BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina

    Jennifer Winchester

    Senior Director, Provider Network Innovations and Partnerships
    Excellus BlueCross BlueShield

    Mark D. Wagner

    Director, Provider Reimbursement Operations
    St. Luke’s Health System

    Michael Rawdan, Ph.D., MBA

    System Senior Director of Revenue Cycle & Patient Experience

    Linda Zang

    Assistant Treasurer
    Columbia University Medical Center

    Khaled Kadry

    Director of Revenue Cycle
    Wells Fargo

    June St. John, CTP

    Senior Vice President, Healthcare Product Manager
    Secure Technology Alliance

    Randy Vanderhoof

    Executive Director
    Priority Health

    Adam Giroux

    Director Value-based Reimbursement Strategies

    Robert Bowman

    Associate Director of Transactions
    BNY Mellon

    James Crawford

    Vice President, Treasury Services
    Bon Secours

    Lauren McDevitt

    Episode Payment Model Director
    J.P. Morgan

    Michael Manna

    Executive Director, Healthcare Solutions
    New York Presbyterian Hospital

    Mary Eileen Bezman

    Revenue Manager Pharmacy
    Change Healthcare

    Matt E. Moore

    Senior Director
    VestaCare, Inc.

    Tom Brekka


    Learn about key innovations in payment model concepts/methodologies to executing provider contracts, this cutting edge event features case studies, in-depth tutorials and exciting panel debates designed to help you create and implement payment innovations. We look forward to seeing you in Phoenix!

    Who Should Attend:

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

    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

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

    • Payment Innovations
    • Reimbursement
    • Payor Relations
    • Payor Strategy
    • Finance
    • Operations/IT
    • Patient Financial Services
    • Patient Financial Experience


    • Healthcare Technology
    • Billing
    • Value-based Tools and Strategies
    • Medical Cost Management Solutions
    • Population Health Platforms Tools and Strategies
    • Risk Management
    • Payment Processing
    • Payment Solutions
    • Management Consultants
    • Third Party Administrators

    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
    Our Partners
    • Next generation payment models, analytics & technology to improve outcomes, patient/member satisfaction, financial performance & transparency
    • Next generation payment models, analytics & technology to improve outcomes, patient/member satisfaction, financial performance & transparency
    • Next generation payment models, analytics & technology to improve outcomes, patient/member satisfaction, financial performance & transparency