MHA Breakthrough Examined Healthcare Disruption, Business Strategy

Posted on March 01, 2019

MHA Board of Trustees Chair Gregory R. Lane, executive vice president and chief administrative officer, McLaren Health Care, kicks off Breakthrough.Chief executive officers and senior leaders from across the state attended Breakthrough Feb. 21 and 22 to dialogue about disruption in healthcare and how to design and launch a business strategy that results in better outcomes and less cost.

Topics covered during the event included the hospital-at-home care model, partnerships to improve patient care equity, addiction treatment and workplace safety. Keynote speaker David Morlock, senior banker at Cain Brothers healthcare investment bank, outlined the effect of seismic mergers and acquisitions, the shifting market power among competitors, and strategies providers can take. Highlights of the event are available on FacebookTwitter and YouTube.

Michele Richards, MBA, from Henry Ford Health System leading a Learning Zone on Partnerships to Increase Health Equity.Breakthrough’s sponsors were integral to the conference’s success. Platinum sponsors included Alliance-HNI, LLC, Behavioral Health Professionals, Inc, and Coverys/MHA Insurance Company. Kaufman Hall and NovoNordisk were gold sponsors, and silver sponsors included HPS and Kitch Drutchas Wagner Valitutti & Sherbrook. Among the event’s bronze sponsors were Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, Indigo Health Partners, MHA Service Corporation, Michigan Association of Nurse Anesthetists, and Varnum LLP.

For more information about the conference, contact Erin Steward at the MHA.


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