Former CMS Head Berwick, Harvard's Christensen keynote SAS Health Care and Life Sciences Executive Conference
Record numbers registered to investigate analytics' impact on health care
9th Annual SAS Health Care & Life Sciences Executive Conference, CARY, NC (May 03, 2012) – With more than 400 health care and pharmaceutical executives already registered, the 9th Annual SAS Health Care & Life Sciences Executive Conference underscores the critical need for health analytics in the evolving health care world. Participants in the invitation-only event on May 9 and 10, 2012, will learn from industry leaders, including Donald Berwick, MD, former Administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and President and CEO of the Institute for Healthcare Improvement, and Clayton Christensen, award-winning innovation author and Harvard Business School professor.
"Health analytics is vital to improving both patient and financial outcomes." said Kecia Serwin, SAS Vice President and General Manager of Health Care and Life Sciences. "The continued growth of this conference proves the value of bringing together executives, regulators, and key stakeholders from health care, pharmaceutical, biotechnology and insurance organizations to share best practices and learn how to improve health care."
Running in parallel is the SAS Medicaid Managed Care Summit, which takes place at SAS World Headquarters on Wednesday, May 9, 2012. Speakers at the SAS Medicaid Managed Care Summit include Lanier Cansler, former Secretary of the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, and Jim Frogue, a national expert on Medicaid and government fraud, waste and abuse.
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