HOUSTON--(HealthHelp announced it is a sponsor of the Women Business Leaders (WBL) of the U.S. Health Care Industry Foundation and WBL’s 12th Annual Summit.)--
“As a Vice President in one of the fastest growing companies in the health care industry, I believe in mentoring smart, savvy (motivated, focus-driven, and ambitious) women leaders in taking a more active role in pursuing higher level strategic positions in health care.”
The WBL Summit will be a gathering of more than 180 board members, CEOs, and other senior executive women from the $2 trillion health care industry. The three day event will help these senior leaders study ways to innovate the business of health care, as they compete to stay at the cutting edge in an industry under intense pressure and undergoing tremendous change. The Summit also focuses on increasing visibility for senior executive women from the health care industry for board of director positions with companies across the entire U.S. economy.
The Summit will be held March 20-22 at the Ritz-Carlton Dallas. HealthHelp has been a sponsor of WBL since 2008.
“I am honored to be a part of such a great organization that allows business women leaders from the health care industry to collaborate towards building significant change for women and workplace equality,” expressed Donna Baker-Miller, VP of Business Development. “As a Vice President in one of the fastest growing companies in the health care industry, I believe in mentoring smart, savvy (motivated, focus-driven, and ambitious) women leaders in taking a more active role in pursuing higher level strategic positions in health care.”
Notable speakers at the Summit include:
Dr. Molly Joel Coye, MD, Chief Innovation Officer, UCLA Health System– on disruptive new competitors and entrants to the market
Carol Burt, Board member of Vanguard Health Systems, WellCare, and Emergency Services Medical Corporation (EMSC)– on innovation and the role of the board
Deborah Wince-Smith, President & CEO, Council on Competitiveness– on the innovation imperative: challenges and opportunities for U.S. competitiveness
Myrtle Potter, CEO, Myrtle Potter Company LLC– on how accountability to customers fosters quality innovation
Other sponsors of the Summit include: Healthways, McKesson, Pinstripe Healthcare, UnitedHealthGroup, Catholic Health Initiatives, DST Health Solutions, MintzLevin, Navigant, Perkins + Will, The Anson Group/EBG Advisors, Chandler Group Executive Search, GlaxoSmithKline, Healthcare Leadership Council, Kaiser Permanente, Kentucky Spirit Health Plan, TEAMHealth, Trustmark Companies, UPMC, Herman Miller Healthcare, LockeLord LLP, MEDecision, Modern Healthcare, Spirit of Women, SFA Consulting, zeOmega, and founding sponsor EpsteinBeckerGreen.
For more information about the WBL Summit, visit www.wblsummit.org.
HealthHelp, a leader in specialty benefits management, generates significant savings and return on investment for health care payors by enhancing physician knowledge, improving quality of care, and reducing unnecessary radiation exposure. Each of its programs addresses a different aspect of radiology, cardiology, medical and radiation oncology, emergency medicine, musculoskeletal care, and sleep medicine. The clients of Houston-based HealthHelp administer local, statewide, and national health care plans across the country. For more information about HealthHelp’s programs, visit www.healthhelp.com/specialties.