Industry leading Consumer Driven Healthcare payments event will gather high-level professionals in healthcare payments, innovation, and policy
Healthcare Payments & Policy Conference, HCON2011, is bringing together healthcare payment industry leaders and policymakers from Congress and the Obama Administration to showcase and discuss new consumerism directed market trends, technologies and challenges shaping the healthcare payments landscape. The two-day conference will be held on June 28-29, 2011 in Washington, DC, attracting executives from health plans, third party administrators, financial institutions, technology and solutions providers, health officials and agencies.
EngagePoint, Inc., a leading consumer directed healthcare solutions company, will be represented at the conference by its CEO, Pradeep Goel. On June 28, 2011, Mr. Goel will participate in a discussion panel regarding the impact of higher deductibles on CDH adoption. Having multiple years of experience with various Blue Cross Blue Shield organizations as well as several private and public healthcare IT companies, Mr. Goel is well equipped to share insights on effective strategies for increasing adoption of consumer directed healthcare and engaging the consumer.
EngagePoint will also host the breakfast on Tuesday morning for conference delegates, speakers and guests to network and share experiences.
“In the rapidly evolving healthcare payments environment we see a trend towards higher consumer responsibility in controlling their healthcare decisions and dollars. It is important for payers and administrators to develop effective tools that engage and empower consumers such that consumers can effectively make good healthcare decisions for best outcomes at lowest costs,” – said Pradeep Goel, CEO of EngagePoint.