Conference Slide Presentations

1. Overview of National Movement to Address Affordability and Total Cost of Care
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  • Nancy A. Giunto, Executive Director, Washington Health Alliance
  • Sue Birch, Administrator, WA Health Care Authority

2. Healthcare Stole the American Dream – Here’s How We Take It Back
Dave Chase_10 31 2018

  • Dave Chase, Co-founder of the Health Rosetta and Author of “The CEO’s Guide to Restoring the American Dream: How to Deliver World Class Healthcare to Your Employees at Half the Cost”

3. Tackling Waste and Reducing Harm in Health Care
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  • Linda Brady, ACO Portfolio Manager, The Boeing Company
  • Susie Dade, Deputy Director, Washington Health Alliance

4.  First, Do No (Financial) Harm: The Impact of Expensive Healthcare on Patients and Families
Eliot Fishman_10 31 2018

  • Eliot Fishman, Ph.D., Senior Director of Health Policy, Families USA

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5. Action Steps to Drive Affordability: Employer’s Perspective

  • Michael Cochran, Sr. Manager, Global Benefits, The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
  • Ron Crawford, Vice President, Benefits, Starbucks
  • Sonja Kellen, Director of Global Health & Wellness, Microsoft
  • Mich’l Needham, Chief Policy Officer, WA State Health Care Authority

6. Action Steps to Drive Affordability: Payers’ Perspective

    • Drew Oliveira, MD, Executive Medical Director, Regence WA/ Cambia Health Solutions
    • Joe Smith, Vice President, Marketing Sales and Business Development, Kaiser Permanente Washington
    • Staici West, Director of Provider Network Management and Solutions, Premera Blue Cross

7. Action Steps to Drive Affordability: Providers’ Perspective

  • Robert Mecklenburg, MD, Medical Director, Center for Health Care Solutions at Virginia Mason
  • Peter Rutherford, MD, Chief Executive Officer, Confluence Health
  • Sara Rutherford, Quality Program Manager, Eastside Health Network
  • Mika N. Sinanan, MD, PhD, Medical Director of Contracting and Value-Based Care, UW Medicine

8. Strength in Numbers: Collaborate and Align Strategies to Accelerate Affordability Initiatives in Washington
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  • Niall Brennan, President and Executive Director, Health Care Cost Institute (HCCI)




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