An agenda for a

Changing Healthcare

Industry

To see the agenda overview, including registration and exhibit hall hours, visit this page.

Wednesday · May 9, 2018

7:00 - 11:00AM

Registration Hours - Located on Level 2

7:00 - 9:00AM

Breakfast & Networking

8:00 - 9:00AM

Hosted Buyer Meetings - Prescheduled

9:00 - 9:10AM

General Session - Coming Soon

9:10 - 9:30AM

General Session - Coming Soon

9:30 - 9:50AM

General Session - Coming Soon

9:50 - 10:10AM

General Session - Coming Soon

10:10 - 10:30AM

General Session - Coming Soon

10:30 - 10:50AM

Networking Break

10:50 - 5:00PM

Association Day - Learn more about the benefits that HLTH's Association Day can provide to your organization by visiting this page.

10:50 - 11:40AM

Track 1

Deep Dive: Robotics

Robotics: Supporting Patients

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Who could have imagined what might someday be possible with the help of technical innovations that can add life to life? Hear from speakers who provide robots that can be there to care for loved ones when humans can’t.

Track 2

Deep Dive: Health on the Go

Health On The Go: Connected Health Environments

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If you aren’t paying attention to the health monitors and trackers on your wrists and embedded in your clothes, don’t worry! - your home, car, or public environment may be able to do it for you! Take a seat in this session and let us show you what can be gleaned about your health status by simply showing up.

Track 3

Deep Dive: Landscape in 2025, 2035

Landscape in 2025

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It’s just around the corner - 2025! How are we doing at not only imagining, but implementing the innovations that will transform healthcare in just under ten years?

Track 4

Deep Dive: Virtual Reality

Virtual Reality: Enriching Discovery

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Whether applied to teaching, learning, or practicing medicine, virtual reality is educating, enabling, and elevating healthcare in the U.S. See how VR is allowing those who provide health, and health-related services, to do their job more efficiently, intelligently and expertly.

Track 5

Employer Program: Shift or Get Off the Pot!

Innovation: Re-Imagining Health

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Despite efforts to improve the health outcomes, work productivity, and economics of employer’ health programs, employee’ health status is eroding and employer’ health care costs continue along an upward trajectory. Join this session of renovators who are embracing transformational technologies and strategies that are resulting in significant and sustainable returns on investments in employer health programs.

Session 2:

11:50 - 12:40PM

Track 1

Robotics: Supporting Physicians

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Physicians could use a little help! Now they can get it - with robots that analyze, assist, and perform.

Track 2

Health On The Go: Wearables, Monitors and Tracking Devices

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It turns out that you can take it with you. Health wearables, monitors, and trackers are following and reporting individual’s health status and sending signals to inform, remind, alert, and report health information. Learn about some of the most amazing “smart devices” that can follow you and that you can follow to manage health!

Track 3

Landscape in 2035

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We have some breathing room between today and 2035. Take a deep breath because we are going to have a conversation about how our industry will look in the just barely foreseeable future. If we are failing to prepare, we are preparing to fail - let’s not make this an option!

Track 4

Virtual Reality: Enriching Recovery

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The nature of how we experience health care, healing, and therapy is changing due to new, immersive experiences that reside outside of the purely physical realm. Whether through imaginative healing journeys or through physical reactions caused by stimuli that doesn’t exist, technologies are enabling patients to heal faster and find hope through immersive healing experiences.

Track 5

Integration: Engaging the Ecosystem

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We have an opportunity and an obligation to approach health and well-being improvement by inspiring and leading an integrated, inclusive and contemporary approach – one that moves beyond healthy lifestyles and access to quality care, and evolves into expansive, integrated and interdependent solutions. Learn about new strategies, models and designs that create and measure value by maximizing people, productivity and performance.

12:40 - 1:40PM

Lunch & Networking

Session 3:

1:40 - 2:30PM

Association Day Meetings

Track 5

Employer Program: Shift or Get Off the Pot!

Collaboration: Tackling Problems and Growing Opportunities Together

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New employer health models are emerging due to pioneering strategies and structures, built upon a practical foundation of collaborative and collective investments and improvements in health. Hear from American businesses who have the foresight to transition out of the classical (or obligatory) and insular role of providing health care coverage to more progressive and symbiotic models of employer health.

Session 4:

2:40 - 3:30PM

Association Day Meetings

Track 5

Activation: Raising Awareness that Incites Action

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Health is personal, expansive and interconnected to experiences, environments and conditions. Focus that is limited to an individual’s behavior, response to incentives, or access to appropriate medical care, has produced today’s subpar results. Engage with leading organizations demonstrating the power and potential that exists in harnessing today’s technologies to enhance the human experience and improve overall health.

Session 5:

3:40 - 4:30PM

Association Day Meetings

Track 5

Revelation: Unifying the Individual and Their Environment

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As health costs continue to pose a serious threat to the competitiveness of U.S. businesses, companies and communities have assumed a leadership role and are driving this important matter to the forefront by spurring inventive change. By investing in both business and social structures, these leading change agents have established new ways to address – from a cooperative perspective – what truly influences health, the impact on the company bottom line, and the community at large. Learn how these organizations have achieved significant successes through their inventive and courageous actions to address unabridged health.

4:30 - 5:30PM

Cocktail Reception & Networking

6:00 - 8:00PM

Peer Dinners - Prescheduled - *Times may vary