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Ft. Lauderdale, FL, United States, 2011/06/27 - Industry leading Consumer Driven Healthcare payments event will gather high-level professionals in healthcare payments, innovation, and policy - ConsumerHealthTech.com.
Healthcare Payments & Policy Conference, HCON2011, is bringing together healthcare payment industry leaders and policymakers from Congress and the [.] Administration to showcase and discuss new consumerism directed market trends, technologies and challenges shaping the healthcare payments landscape. The two-day conference will be held on June 28-29, 2011 in Washington, DC, attracting executives from health plans, third party administrators, financial institutions, technology and solutions providers, health offi¬cials and agencies.
Consumer Health Technologies, Inc., a leading consumer directed healthcare solutions company, will be represented at the conference by its CEO, Pradeep Goel. On June 28, 2011, Mr. Goel will participate in a discussion panel regarding the impact of higher deductibles on CDH adoption. Having multiple years of experience with various Blue Cross Blue Shield organizations as well as several private and public healthcare IT companies, Mr. Goel is well equipped to share insights on effective strategies for increasing adoption of consumer directed healthcare and engaging the consumer.
Consumer Health Technologies will also host the breakfast on Tuesday morning for conference delegates, speakers and guests to network and share experiences.
"In the rapidly evolving healthcare payments environment we see a trend towards higher consumer responsibility in controlling their healthcare decisions and dollars. It is important for payers and administrators to develop effective tools that engage and empower consumers such that consumers can effectively make good healthcare decisions for best outcomes at lowest costs," - said Pradeep Goel, CEO of Consumer Health Technologies.
About Consumer Health Technologies (CHT)
Consumer Health Technologies (ConsumerHealthTech.com) is dedicated to helping Health Plans and Third Party Administrators (TPAs) manage a meaningful member engagement and self-service strategy as the industry transitions from small group to individual business models. Our BenefitSpan platform provides Blue Cross and Blue Shield plans, large insurers and TPAs with the tools necessary to protect the enrollment of healthy individuals by targeting the right set of services to the individual and small group market, allowing them to self-select and self-enroll in innovative, creative and flexible consumer centric service packages. This compelling set of highly configurable and customizable service packages allows our customers to empower and engage their members in their own healthy choices. CHT – Health Happens Here.
To learn more about Consumer Health Technologies, Inc. please call 1-877-CHT-3636 or visit our website.