VOLUME 4 ISSUE 5: Sally Rodriguez, Chief of Staff and Director of Products, Health Care Cost Institute, Discusses Healthcare Costs Data and the Effects of COVID-19

Dear Colleagues, In this issue, I had the chance to speak with Sally Rodriguez, Chief of Staff and Director of Products, Health Care Cost Institute (HCCI) an independent, non-profit research institute. In this interview, Rodriguez details how employers can leverage data to keep costs down and how coronavirus has caused people

VOLUME 4 ISSUE 4: Liz Mariner-Ford, Senior Vice President, Risk Strategies Company, Discusses International Footprint and Leadership role at SIIA

Dear Colleagues, In this issue, I had the chance to speak with Liz Mariner-Ford, Senior Vice President, Risk Strategies Company, a national insurance brokerage and risk management advisory firm offering sophisticated risk control and insurance placement advice. In this interview, Mariner-Ford details the impact COVID-19 has had on conferences across the

VOLUME 4 ISSUE 3: James Millaway, CEO, The Zero Card, Discusses How Employers Can Save Up to 50% on Episodic Care

Dear Colleagues, In this issue, I had the chance to speak with James Millaway, CEO, The Zero Card, the unified solution for the Member-First Healthcare Economy. In this interview, Millaway discusses how The Zero Card keeps healthcare free for employees – putting the “zero” in its name. This issue also brings you news on

VOLUME 4 ISSUE 2: Jonathan Wiesen, MD, CMO, MediOrbis, LLC Discusses the Growing Impact of Telehealth and Chronic Disease Management

Dear Colleagues, In this issue, I had the chance to speak with Jonathan Wiesen, MD, CMO, MediOrbis, LLC, a multi-specialty telemedicine and telehealth company that is shattering the barriers of traditional medicine and extending the reach of specialized clinical care and chronic disease management (CDM) to its global customer base. In

VOLUME 4 ISSUE 1: Dr. Reza Mirali, MD, Co-founder and CEO, Cowork Medical Describes Alternate Practicing Path for Physicians

Dear Colleagues, In this issue, I had the chance to speak with Dr. Reza Mirali, MD, Co-founder and CEO, Cowork Medical, a cost-effective, customizable and state-of-the-art medical office space for doctors who are looking for a different option for practicing, one that offers a coworking model for physicians. In this interview Dr. Mirali explains how Cowork

VOLUME 3 ISSUE 25: The Honorable Dr. David J. Shulkin, MD, ninth Secretary of the US Department of Veterans Affairs Discusses Medical Travel and his new book

Dear Colleagues, In this issue, I have the pleasure of introducing you to The Honorable Dr. David J. Shulkin, MD, ninth Secretary of the US Department of Veterans Affairs. In this interview, Dr. Shulkin gives his take on medical travel, and explains what drove him to write, "It Shouldn't Be This Hard to Serve Your Country.” This

VOLUME 3 ISSUE 24: RD Whitney, CEO, Validation Institute Discusses Medical Travel as a Way to Reduce Costs

Dear Colleagues, In this issue, RD Whitney, CEO of Validation Institute (VI), a membership organization made up of a network of health care vendors, health benefits advisors, and purchaser benefit managers focused on delivering better health value and stronger outcomes than conventional healthcare, describes the innovators and companies that are using

VOLUME 3 ISSUE 23: Lawrence Thompson & Stephen Manzelli, co-founders, Inventavis Discuss the Development of Association Health Plans Regulations and Services

Dear Colleagues, In this issue, we talk with Lawrence Thompson & Stephen Manzelli, co-founders, Inventavis, serving a wide range of customers through innovative, expert strategic guidance on a variety of business elements including new customer markets, programs, services and products for the Health plan vertical. In this exclusive interview, Thompson and Manzelli discuss the development of

Volume 3 Issue 22: Katelyn O’Shaughnessy, Founder & CEO, Doctours Discusses Finding Medical Treatment Abroad with Transparent Pricing

Dear Colleagues, In this issue, we talk with Katelyn O’Shaughnessy, Founder & CEO, Doctours, to discuss how easy it can be on a patient’s mind and wallet to travel abroad for a medical procedure. O’Shaughnessy also discusses her interest in Bumrungrad International Hospital in Thailand. This issue also brings you news on the

Volume 3 Issue 21: Jonathan Slotkin, MD, FAANS, Associate Chief Medical Informatics Officer, Geisinger-Walmart COE Continues Discussion on Centers of Excellence: Employer Selection and International Hospitals

Dear Colleagues, We welcome back Jonathan Slotkin, MD, FAANS, Associate Chief Medical Informatics Officer, Geisinger-Walmart COE Program, as he continues his conversation with us on centers of excellence, this time focusing on how employers select a Center of Excellence and the role international hospitals play. This issue also brings you