29th Annual Conference

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Friday, June 17, 2022 


“Fireside Chat” with Chris Whaley and Marilyn Bartlett on the Price of Health Care in Florida

How Transparency Will Drive Innovation in Value-Based Purchasing of Health Care

Tackling High Healthcare Prices and Achieving Value – Three Successful Employer-Led Initiatives

The Necessity of Purchasers Engaging in Health Policy

Innovator Showcase


Marilyn Bartlett, CPA, CMA, CFM, Senior Policy Fellow, Center for Health System Costs, National Academy for State Health Policy

Claire Brockbank, MS, Architect of the Peak Health Alliance, an employer-led purchasing cooperative

Jim Curotto, MBA, Vice President, Integrated Account Management at Merck

François de Brantes, MBA, MS, Senior Vice President, Signify Health

Cheryl DeMars, MSSW, CEO of The Alliance,
an employer-owned purchasing cooperative

Bret Jackson, President of the Economic Alliance for Michigan, and Chair of the Health Policy Strategy Group of the National Alliance of Healthcare Purchaser Coalitions

Matt Muhart, MBA, Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer, Memorial Healthcare System

Donovan Pyle, REBC, CHVP. CEO of Health Compass Consulting

Christopher Whaley, PhD, Policy Researcher at the RAND Corporation

Innovator Showcase Presenters 

Thank you to our host and sponsors!