1 Day of Learning & Inspiration

October 06-06, 2021
Virtual, times in Eastern Daylight Time

Wednesday, October 06, 2021

10:00 - 10:15 am
Welcome

Business Group on Health's leaders will provide an event overview and share what our 2022 Large Employers’ Health Care Strategy and Plan Design Survey reveals about the future of virtual health.

Business Group on Health members can view the recording here.

Ellen Kelsay
President and CEO
Business Group on Health
Brenna Shebel
Vice President
Business Group on Health
10:15 - 10:45 am

Keynote

Virtual Reality: Where Are We on The Journey Toward Value, Appropriateness and Integration of Virtual Health into the Broader Care Continuum?

The Opening Keynote will set the stage for a day of discussions that will explore key challenges and opportunities employers, policymakers and other stakeholders face in maximizing the value of virtual health.

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Ateev Mehrotra, MD
Associate Professor in the Department of Health Care Policy
Harvard Medical School
10:45 - 10:50 am
10:50 - 11:30 am

Plenary

Panel 1: Assessing Key Drivers of Quality and Value in Areas with the Greatest Virtual Footprint

Panelists will discuss key areas where virtual health applications are making the greatest impact (telehealth, digital therapeutics and care navigation) with an emphasis on drivers and measurement of quality and value.

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Ami Parekh, MD, JD
Chief Health Officer
Grand Rounds Health and Doctor on Demand
Corey M. McCann, MD, PhD
President and CEO
Pear Therapeutics
11:30 - 11:35 am
11:35 - 12:15 pm

Plenary

Panel 2: Charting a Path to Successful Virtual Health Integration and Patient Experience Optimization

Integrated and efficient care requires data integration across virtual and traditional health providers and solutions. This session will feature discussion on what is being done well (and what has yet to be done) to combat deficiencies to meet employer and patient needs and expectations.

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Umair Khan
Senior Vice President of Solutions Management & Marketing
Accolade
Ryan June
Principal
Strategic Benefit Advisors, a Brown & Brown Company
12:15 - 12:45 pm
12:45 - 1:25 pm

Plenary

Panel 3: Addressing Primary Care Gaps Through Virtual Health Technology

Due to the pandemic thwarting visits to the doctor’s office, virtual primary care saw a surge in momentum. As health care transforms in the wake of COVID-19, what role will virtual health continue to play in primary care delivery? Panelists will discuss the potential of virtual primary care, including its role in patient care coordination and integration of mental health.

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Brad Younggren, MD
Chief Medical Officer
98point6
Kristi Henderson
SVP of The Center for Digital Health & Innovation
Optum
1:25 - 1:30 pm
1:30 - 2:15 pm

Plenary

Closing Employer Panel

This closing panel discussion will outline key insights from the day and future milestones that will be critical to achieving the full promise and potential of virtual health.

Business Group on Health members can view the recording here.

Tracey Stephens
VP, Global Benefits
Dell Technologies
Sheila Savageau
Global Health and Well-being Leader
General Motors