Why Attend?

2013 FORUM West Las Vegas NV, Dec 5-6

The only conference 100% dedicated to Health Care Consumerism –
A collaborative experience shared by
stakeholders from all corners of the health and benefit management industry.

Here is the Official 2013 IHC FORUM West Conference List of Takeaways:

  1. Hear industry leaders analyze employer case studies, evaluate defined contributions and exchanges, and investigate health care reform compliance during our five general sessions and dynamic panel discussions with top industry leaders
  2. Join in a dialogue with your peers and industry experts to explore health care consumerism topics ranging from employee engagement and wellness to mobile health and the exchange marketplace during our four innovative and interactive workshop tracks (choose from six trending topics)
  3. Become qualified to complete your certification as a Certified HealthCare Consumerism Specialist (CHCS) through online testing, January 2014.*
  4. Gain new insights from our Opening Keynote Address on “Truly Human Leadership: Inspiring Wellbeing in a Caring Culture.”, by Bob Chapman, CEO, Barry–Wehmiller Companies, Inc.
  5. Earn 11.75 recertification credit hours toward PHR, SPHR and GPHR recertification through the HR Certification Institute. The 2013 FORUM West General Session and Workshops have been pre-approved for this CEU level.
  6. Find out what other employers are doing to resolve similar challenges — and if their efforts are working or not.
  7. Bring your questions and get practical, actionable Health Care Reform and Affordable Care Act regulation compliance strategies from John Hickman, Law Partner, Alston & Bird LLP and many more experts on a variety of topics.
  8. Find out whether you’re on course or off track with your 2015 budget planning.
  9. Walk the Exhibit Floor to source solution providers, new products and more.
  10. Receive an invaluable Employer Pharmacy Benefit Toolkit which includes over 150 questions for you and your Pharmacy Benefit Manager to complete (take the toolkit home, or complete it in advance for evaluation onsite at the “Pharmacy Benefits Boot Camp” pre-conference course)*
  11. Attend the free Pre-Conference Lunch & Learn where real-time statistical data and analysis from this critical open enrollment period will be discussed around the topic: “employer perceptions regarding exchanges and defined contributions”.*
  12. Take away a 235-page “Making HealthCare Consumerism Work: The Steps and Plan” personalized workbook covering all twelve segments of this pre-conference course along with information, website links and guidelines for post-conference implementation.*
  13. Cultivate important business relationships during the opening night reception celebrating the “10th Anniversary of HSA’s”.
  14. Learn who the 2013 health and benefit management Superstars and Industry Innovators are during our annual award ceremony.

* This is part of our Pre-Conference Event schedule

Leave the IHC FORUM West conference with cost-saving, empowering tools, the latest solutions and a clear understanding of what’s going on in this marketplace: What are the 2013 enrollment stats around usage of Exchanges with Defined Contribution offerings? How is the adoption of full replacement HSA/High Deductive programs progressing? What is the overall level of employee engagement in the plan choices telling us, as an early indicator? Is there a significant shift in focus toward wellness? What can be learned from other Employers as they budget for 2015? How will you deal with last-minute compliance requirements around Healthcare Reform?

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