2020 Partners

Specialty Content Programs, covering complex issues and specialized topics in healthcare, are brought to you by contributing partners in the HLTH ecosystem whose work is changing the landscape of healthcare. These programs will take place at HLTH VRTL on Thursday, October 15th and Friday, October 16th.

Virtual? Reality! Advancing Telehealth’s Role from Crisis to Everyday Care

Hear thought leaders discuss the imperative to integrate telehealth into care delivery to support the return to normal economic activity and protect our population from further spread of the virus as researchers race to develop a vaccine.

Digital Health & Care: Opportunity From Adversity

Join us as we bring global health and health system leaders together to discuss “what’s now” and “what’s next” topics on consumerism, digital health innovation, public policy, cybersecurity, and the state of health and care.

Citi @ HLTH: Focus on Not-for-Profit Health Care

The majority of hospitals in the United States are not-for-profit institutions, with missions dedicated to serving and reinvesting in their communities. Join us as we shine the spotlight on leading not-for-profit health care systems nationwide. Hear from their top executives regarding lessons learned and their vision for the future of care, innovation, crisis management, growth and funding critical needs.

Navigating Large Purchasers: Innovation, Start-Ups and Decision-Making

Discussion with decision-makers at large health Plans, who will provide tips and insights on how innovation is adopted and how start-ups can be more efficient in selling to and working with payers. The panel will share their perspectives and answer questions from the audience about what works and what doesn’t when trying to collaborate with payers and large purchasers as well as commentary on how sales and marketing have changed in the pandemic era.

Global Perspectives on Connectivity, Collaboration & COVID

As the pandemic unfolded, the connected health community came together in unique ways, reaching across borders to establish new grassroots collaborations made possible through mindshift and need, while nations responded and learned in real time. Join the European Connected Health Alliance to learn about accelerated opportunity and knowledge development arising out of COVID and take a global tour of national pandemic response efforts.

Digging into Digital Therapeutics: A New Dimension in Treatment

In this year’s 2nd annual deep dive into digital therapeutics, we dive into the rapidly evolving landscape of this innovative treatment modality. Presented as a series of panels on hot topics such as the clinical adoption, pharma partnerships, working with payers, and the impact COVID has had on accelerating regulatory development and access to therapies.

Cutting-Edge Technologies: How Are They Transforming the Health and Wellness Ecosystem?

Join the Intelligent Health Association to hear how new technologies are impacting healthcare, including during the pandemic, and how they will change the future. The agenda will cover a broad range of technologies such as voice, 3D printing, wearables, sensors, BLE, extended reality, robotics and AI. Hear from thought leaders who are witnessing vast improvements in patient experience, care delivery, safety, clinician burnout and organizational efficiency, with real investment ROI.

Reinvent | The New Shape of Health

Employers have the power to influence the reinvention of healthcare after a year of unprecedented change. Join Mercer and innovators across the health ecosystem to uncover actions employers are taking with a renewed focus on value (higher quality at lower cost) to create a brighter future for everyone.