Cambia's Scott Decker Featured at 6th Annual Consumer-Directed Healthcare Forum
Information contained on this page is provided by companies via press release distributed through PR Newswire, an independent third-party content provider. PR Newswire, WorldNow and this Station make no warranties or representations in connection therewith.
SOURCE Cambia Health Solutions
PORTLAND, Ore., Feb. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The health care landscape continues to evolve as employers, insurers and providers look for ways to educate consumers about their health care choices, and empower them to make informed medical decisions. As a featured speaker at the 6th Annual Consumer-Directed Healthcare Forum, Scott Decker, President of Consumer Transparency at Cambia Health Solutions, will discuss how transparency capabilities and strategies are driving consumer awareness and behavior change, turning patients into informed healthcare shoppers. He joins an impressive docket of reputable speakers from the health care industry, including Cigna, Aetna and WageWorks.
"Cambia has seen firsthand the value employers get when they give patients information to make independent and informed healthcare decisions," said Decker. "That's why we are building on our experience and expertise to develop the next generation of healthcare transparency solutions for insurers under our HealthSparq brand. We look forward to engaging with conference participants to demonstrate how simple, employee-driven transparency solutions can help to improve the quality, cost and overall care their employees are receiving."
Learn more about transparency in health care. Scott Decker is available for interviews at the conference:
WHO: Scott Decker speaks at the 6th Annual Consumer-Directed Healthcare Forum, sponsored by Corporate Research Group.
TOPIC: Consumer Healthcare Transparency: The Complete and Integrated Story
WHEN: Tuesday, February 26th, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Cambia Health Solutions is a nonprofit total health solutions company based in the Pacific Northwest/Intermountain region, serving consumers and communities for nearly 100 years. Cambia companies provide a wide range of products and services, including healthcare information technology and software development, retail healthcare, health insurance plans that carry the Blue Cross and Blue Shield brand, life insurance, pharmacy benefit management, consumer engagement and wellness. For more information, please visit www.cambiahealthsolutions.com.
HealthSparq develops integrated healthcare transparency software-as-a-service solutions that leverage patient claims, cost and treatment data linked together with community reviews and discussions to empower patients, providers and insurers to make smart, informed decisions. HealthSparq is a member of the Cambia Health Solutions family of companies in Portland, Oregon. To learn more, visit www.HealthSparq.com.
Thursday, May 23 2013 11:44 PM EDT2013-05-24 03:44:37 GMT
DOVER, Del. - New homes are popping up across Delaware."Our builder members are saying that their traffic has increased at their sale sites. People are coming back. They're buying sooner," said HowardMore
Thursday, May 23 2013 11:41 PM EDT2013-05-24 03:41:44 GMT
DOVER, Del. - The debate over guns continues in Delaware and people like Emory Lewis of Dover want legislators to do more to get guns off the streets. "It's too many loose guns running around the streets.More
The debate over guns continues in Delaware and people like Emory Lewis of Dover want legislators to do more to get guns off the streets.More
Thursday, May 23 2013 11:40 PM EDT2013-05-24 03:40:42 GMT
WICOMICO COUNTY, Md.- Another Wicomico County community has private wells with contaminated ground water. Officials in the Wicomico County Health Department say 8 well in the Doe Run subdivision nearMore
Another Wicomico County community has private wells with contaminated ground water. Officials in the Wicomico County Health Department say 8 well in the Doe Run subdivision near Salisbury contain low levels of 1,2 dichloropropane. This contamination, according to officials, is not connected to the TCE that was found in the Morris Mill community.More
Thursday, May 23 2013 3:30 PM EDT2013-05-23 19:30:45 GMT
DOVER, Del.- Delaware State Police have arrested two people after they were reported to be stealing wire from an irrigation system outside Dover. David A. Blawn, 42, of Felton, is charged with 10 countsMore
Delaware State Police have arrested two people after they were reported to be stealing wire from an irrigation system outside Dover.More
Thursday, May 23 2013 1:12 PM EDT2013-05-23 17:12:23 GMT
An off-duty state trooper is being treated for injuries he sustained when he apparently confronted vandalism suspects in a car in Caroline County.More
Maryland State Police say the condition of the off-duty trooper injured during a traffic-related incident in Caroline County Wednesday night has improved and no charges are being filed at this time in connection with the incident.More
A Sussex County teenager spent some of the last moments of her life locked in a hospital restroom, struggling to breathe, as hospital staff members searched for a key, according to court records. WBOC's Michael Lopardi reports.More