ACO Deep Dive Session at this Year’s Health Datapalooza

By Gregg A. Masters, MPH

This just in from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation and HDI Forum III:

The CMS Innovation Center is helping plan one session of this two-day event. An ACO “deep dive” will demonstrate how Accountable Care Organizations can make effective use of claims data through innovative software services and analytics. Surgeon and author Atul Gwande will be leading a discussion between the audience and a diverse set of stakeholders from data analysts to a number of the Pioneer ACOs.

‘This year’s event will feature keynote addresses and panels, breakout sessions, apps demos and action beat announcements. Make sure you stop by the Data & Apps Expo to talk with data producers and the developers that use that data to create innovative tools and services to improve the health of individuals and communities. See an overview of the agenda below, and click through to find a detailed schedule of the events on Day 1 and Day 2.’

Thought leader and major disruptor of the health plan gene pool, Mark T. Bertolini, (aka @mtbert), Chairman, CEO & President, Aetna aka, @Aetna, to deliver Day 1 keynote address.

Welcome and opening remarks:

Matt Miller, aka @mattMillerNow, Host, “Left, Right & Center,” NPR (moderator)
Bob Kocher, aka @BobKocher Partner, Venrock (HDI Forum III Co-Chair)
Dick Foster, Venture Partner, Lux Capital (HDI Forum III Co-Chair)

For complete program details, click here.