Big Ideas at ANI: Preparing for Big Change

The need to reduce costs and improve quality is driving significant and rapid changes in the shape of the U.S. healthcare system, including reform in the way hospitals, physicians, and payers are organized; the way healthcare providers are paid; and the regulatory landscape.

The featured speakers and breakout sessions at ANI 2014 cover these formidable changes.

Organizing for Value: Learn how to succeed in the new value-based business model from integrated financial-strategic planning expert Ken Kaufman, Chair, Kaufman Hall. Related sessions will show you how to:

  • Structure health plans and provider systems
  • Choose the right model for accountable care
  • Create affiliations that strength organizations for the new era

Payment Trends: Learn about emerging payment methods from payment reform pioneer Francois de Brantes, Executive Director of the Health Care Incentives Improvement Institute. Related sessions will show you how to:

  • Navigate insurance marketplaces
  • Create successful provider/payer partnerships
  • Generate value through bundled payments

Regulatory Impact of Reform: Learn where we are now on the path to reform from policy expert Andrew Croshaw, Partner, Leavitt Partners. Related sessions will alert you to:

  • Changes to Medicare payment
  • Legislative and regulatory updates
  • Trends in consolidation and integration

Finance & Operations: Learn how the capital markets are viewing the rapidly changing healthcare sector from industry analyst Martin Arrick, Managing Director of Standard and Poor’s. Related sessions will show you how to:

  • Develop strong financial projections
  • Reduce investment risks while improving returns
  • Improve productivity and financial results
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