The Population Health Alliance Framework: A Tool for Population Health Success - Thought Leaders in Population Health Speaker Series

March 25, 2014 at 12:00pm
Webinar (ET)

Program to feature Frederic Goldstein, Population Health Alliance executive director 

Epstein Becker Green and EBG Advisors announce the sixth webinar in a series focusing on emerging trends in population health. The session, The Population Health Alliance Framework: A Tool for Population Health Success, will provide a dynamic overview of the way traditional programs such as utilization management, disease management, wellness and case management are being re-defined and implemented within a “population health” framework.

The webinar, scheduled for March 25, 2014, at 12:00 p.m. ET, will be led by Frederic S. Goldstein, interim executive director and chair of the board, Population Health Alliance. The Population Health Alliance is known for its innovative efforts to track population health trends and educate on ways to improve clinical and financial outcomes.

“Population health management strategies are evolving at a rapid pace in today’s healthcare marketplace,” Mr. Goldstein says. “We believe a health care system that systematically, and through innovation, applies the principles of population health improvement leads to measurably better health outcomes for individuals and populations.”

During this webinar, Mr. Goldstein will:

  • Provide a short history of the term “population health”
  • Highlight the population health framework and delivery system used by the Population Health Alliance
  • Detail some of the key activities that support population health programs
  • Assess how to best achieve meaningful clinical and financial outcomes

“These sessions offer participants informative and insightful guidance on how population health activities are transforming the health care paradigm,” says Mark Lutes, member of Washington, DC-based Epstein Becker Green and EBG Advisors, Inc.  “From the Affordable Care Act and data analytics to advancement in health IT systems, a number of factors are having significant impact on the health care delivery system.”

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The Speakers

Frederic S. Goldstein

Mr. Goldstein is the founder and president of Accountable Health, LLC and interim executive director and chair of the board for Population Health Alliance. He has more than 25 years of senior management experience in the health care industry encompassing disease management and wellness, HMO, hospital and physician group operations, strategic planning, mHealth, marketing, product development, network development and government affairs.

Mark Lutes

Mr. Lutes, member, Epstein Becker Green and EBG Advisors, Inc., has practiced with the firm for 26 years and offers strategic counsel on health policy and reimbursement strategy. He will moderate the session.  

Speaker Series Overview: Thought Leaders in Population Health

The webinar series offers participants informative and insightful guidance on how population health strategies are transforming the health care paradigm as the industry moves towards the measurement and management of integrated delivery systems such as accountable care organizations (ACOs).  All previous webinar programs can be viewed online. 

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About Epstein Becker Green

Epstein Becker Green, P.C., founded in 1973, is a national law firm with approximately 250 lawyers practicing in 10 offices located in Baltimore, Boston, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, New York, Newark, San Francisco, Stamford, and Washington, D.C. The firm is uncompromising in its pursuit of legal excellence and client service in these areas of practice: Health Care and Life Sciences, Labor and Employment, Litigation, Corporate Services, and Employee Benefits. Epstein Becker Green was founded to serve the health care industry and has been at the forefront of health care legal developments since 1973. The firm is also proud to be a trusted advisor to clients in the financial services, retail, and hospitality industries, among others, representing entities from startups to Fortune 100 companies. Our commitment to these practices and industries reflects the founders' belief in focused proficiency paired with seasoned experience. For more information, visit www.ebglaw.com.

About EBG Advisors

EBG Advisors, Inc. is a Washington, D.C.-based consultancy that takes a multi-disciplinary approach to helping health care and life sciences companies navigate the many obstacles they face. EBG Advisors’ reimbursement experts, policy analysts, strategists and other professionals who specialize in providing coordinated guidance and solutions across various segments of the health care industry. For more information, visit www.ebgadvisors.com.

About the Population Health Alliance 

The Population Health Alliance (PHA) is a global trade association of the population health industry. Its more than 80 members represent stakeholders from across the healthcare delivery system that seek to improve health outcomes, optimize medical and administrative spend, and drive affordability. Through its robust advocacy, research and education initiatives, the PHA offers members a forum to advance shared learning and applied research to further innovation and establish best practices in the population health field.

Visit www.populationhealthalliance.org to learn and get ready to attend the PHA Forum 2014, in Scottsdale, AZ, on December 10-12, 2014.