Massachusetts Event

Driving Healthcare Value: GE’s Center of Excellence Strategy in Boston and Beyond

Friday, September 8, 2017
8:00 AM - 10:30 AM  /  Waltham, MA
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Come learn how GE is tackling the high cost of healthcare in the Boston market.  Hear from the architect of their Centers of Excellence strategy and discover how to partner with hospitals to lower costs and increase quality.  Adam Malinoski will focus on the relationship with New England Baptist Hospital and Beverly Hospital in the areas of orthopedics and maternity.  Participants will also engage in a conversation with the Northeast Business Group on Health’s President &  CEO, Laurel Pickering and Medical Director, Jeremy Nobel, MD, about how employers in the Boston area can work together to drive more value in an expensive market.

OPEN TO ALL EMPLOYERS

Morning Session

Unlock the Value of Second Opinion Services

Friday, September 15, 2017
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM  /  Livingston, NJ
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The right diagnosis combined with the right treatment plan is key to better outcomes for patients and better value for employers.

As a result, many employers have signed on with second opinion services.  These services can provide essential guidance through virtual consultations with world-class clinicians and physician case managers, and offer everything from medical records collection to full-blown concierge assistance.

Should you be thinking about a second opinion service for your employees?  

Join your colleagues for a second opinion vendor showcase that will help you better understand these services and what type might be best for your employee population.  You’ll also hear about effective ways to engage your employees with second opinions, work with your health plans, and track ROI and cost savings.

OPEN TO ALL

Webinar

Living Among Dinosaurs – Hacking Employee Engagement

Tuesday, September 19, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM  /  Online
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You get it: when your employees thrive, the organization does as well. But it’s not as easy as nailing great comp, getting a new company portal or adding sexy benefits.  And in many companies, the leaders say they want engagement, but can’t be bothered to understand the thoughtful work it takes, much less to do it.  Still they expect results.  Join us in this candid discussion of how to integrate engagement initiatives, and how to course-correct when you’ve run into a gutter.

OPEN TO ALL EMPLOYERS

Webinar

Tackling Diabesity (Diabetes & Overweight) at the Workplace: New Evidence-based Recommendations for Metabolic Surgery

Thursday, September 28, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM  /  Online
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Diabesity is the new term for diabetes caused by obesity, creating a multi-dimensional issue for employers and the workforce.  Breaking from traditional thinking around narrowly defined surgical recommendations, the American Diabetes Association (ADA) has recently developed guidelines opening up thinking about bariatric surgery recommendations for patients with lower BMIs as a means to ameliorate Type 2 Diabetes.  David Cummings, MD, prominent endocrinologist and co- author of the ADA  recent guidelines will share his clinical perspective on this topic. Additionally, learn how some employers have modified their thinking about the stigma of bariatric surgery as a remedy for lifestyle choice vs. to address a disease state and the overall impact on an employer’s health strategy.

OPEN TO ALL EMPLOYERS

Annual Membership Meeting

Save the Date!

Thursday, November 9, 2017
3:30 PM - 7:00 PM  /  New York, NY
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Join us for our annual NEBGH membership update, plus networking with wine and snacks.

…..and learn how to reinvent your purpose and a life you LOVE!

Stay tuned for more details!

OPEN TO ALL