Join us for the all-new 13th 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:
2020 All Star Faculty

The Clearing House

Irfan Ahmad

Senior Vice President, Product Development and Strategy

Mark R. Anderson, CPHIMS, FHIMSS


Lee Barrett

Executive Director

Donna Houlne BSN, MHA, MHRM

US Healthcare Leader, Global Business Services
Atrium Health

W. Christopher Johnson, FHFMA

Vice President Patient Financial Services
Kaiser Permanente

Raul Matas

Director of Analytics, National Claims Auto Adjudication & Outside Medical Expense
NYU Langone Health

Christopher M. Petrilli, MD

SFHM, Value Based Management
St. Luke's Health System

Michael Rawdan, Ph.D., MBA

System Senior Director of Revenue Cycle & Patient Experience
Montefiore Medical Center

Samuel E. Rubenstein

Chief Architect, Business & Revenue Cycle Solutions

Brad Smith, AAP

Senior Director, ACH Network Administration & Industry Verticals
Wells Fargo

June St. John

Senior Vice President, CTP Healthcare Product Manager

Dr. Adele Towers

Director of Risk Adjustment,University of Pittsburgh Physician Services Division
Cleveland Clinic

Patrick Violette

Director of Customer Service
Novant Health

April H. York

Revenue Cycle Services

Jake Yount

Director of Provider Networks
Supporting Organizations
  • 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.
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:

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