Industry News: Volume 9, Issue 25

Get Ready to the World’s Largest Self-Insurance Event! August 13, 2018 – With just six weeks until SIIA’s National Conference & Expo begins in Austin, we have several important updates and reminders to share with you at this time. Session/speaker list firmed up…since the time the program was announced in April, some

SPOTLIGHT: David Contorno, President and CEO, Lake Norman Benefits

About David Contorno David Contorno is an Employee Benefit Consultant and Business Manager with strong community service ties spanning more than 21 years of professional experience. Contorno is a highly-experienced industry trend setter in the Health Insurance Industry with practical understanding of Career-Provided Relationships, Actuarial Impacts, Plan Fundamentals and Cutting-Edge Design

Volume 3 Issue 9: Industry News

New Partnership Aims to Launch Employer Bundled Payment Programs By: Les Masterson Healthcaredive.com – Dive Brief: The National Alliance of Healthcare Purchaser Coalitions, a nonprofit network of business coalitions that includes more than 12,000 purchasers covering 45 million Americans, is partnering with Remedy Partners to create bundled payment programs. The initiative is

Spotlight: Dr. Alejandro Badia, M.D., F.A.C.S, Badia Hand to Shoulder Center

  About Dr. Alejandro Badia, M.D., F.A.C.S, Badia Hand to Shoulder Center Alejandro Badia, MD, FACS is an internationally renowned hand and upper extremity surgeon. Dr. Badia graduated from Cornell University and completed his medical degree at NYU. He served as the worldwide president of ISSPORTH and co-founded the globally recognized Miami

Industry News: Volume 9, Issue 24

Teladoc Buys Advance Medical For $352M In Global Telehealth Deal By: Bruce Japsen Forbes.com –  Teladoc, a fast-growing U.S. provider of virtual access to physicians, said it has purchased telehealth provider Advance Medical for $352 million to increase its presence in the global marketplace outside the U.S. Like the U.S., there are big opportunities around the

News In Review: Volume 9, Issue 24

GE Healthcare to become standalone business Medcitynews.com -Changes are afoot at GE. The company will separate GE Healthcare into a standalone company. For First Time, W.H.O. Names Come Lab Tests ‘Essential’ NYTimes.com- For the first time, the World Health Organization has published a list of diagnostic tests that it considers essential to every health care system in

Volume 3, Issue 8: Brad Hahn, Founder, Solidarity HealthShare, Brings Catholic Traditions into Healthcare, Lowers Medical Costs for Families with Respect to Human Sanctity

Dear Colleagues: In this exclusive interview, you will meet Brad Hahn, a deeply committed Catholic who helped found Solidarity HealthShare. Solidarity HealthShare is a Catholic health care system promoting the Church’s teachings and traditions, while also introducing affordable ways to help families pay for medical costs. We willdiscuss the start of

SPOTLIGHT: Brad Hahn, Founder, Solidarity HealthShare

About Brad Hahn Bradley Hahn is a deeply committed Catholic who helped found Solidarity HealthShare as a means for Catholic Americans to have an ethical and affordable way to pay for medical care costs. Bradley is a Phoenix-based attorney who regularly consults on end-of-life issues as they relate to Catholic social