Accountable Care & HIT Strategies Summit

Connectivity Across the Care Continuum



Health Affairs is the leading journal of health policy thought and research. The peer-reviewed journal was founded in 1981 under the aegis of Project HOPE, a nonprofit international health education organization. Health Affairs explores health policy issues of current concern in domestic and international spheres. Its mission is to serve as a high-level, nonpartisan forum to promote analysis and discussion on improving health and health care, and to address such issues as cost, quality, and access.



As health systems navigate the journey from volume- to value-based health care, 3M Health Information Systems applies the analytic power of its extensive clinical and claims database to help providers assess costs, outcomes and effectiveness of care delivery. 3M technology and analytics are used throughout health care in prospective payment systems, quality outcomes measurement, risk stratification and analysis, and population health management. State Medicaid agencies, hospital associations, and payer-provider collaboratives in more than 30 states use 3M patient classification methodologies for comparative reporting of hospital quality and as the basis for determining outcomes-based financial incentives and designing new healthcare payment models.


ClientTrack Inc. is a trusted provider of industry-leading software and services for Health and Human Service Organizations. As an innovator in cloud-based technology, we have been at the forefront of data management software and services for organizations of all sizes, primarily focused on those that serve our communities at the individual, city, state and federal levels, ClientTrack is dedicated to providing efficient, collaborative, compliant, outcomes-oriented solutions to those who create a lasting impact in the individual lives of the people and communities they serve.

ECG Management Consultants

ECG is leading healthcare forward, using the knowledge and expertise built over the course of four decades. We work as trusted partners with healthcare provider organizations across the country, delivering smart counsel and pragmatic solutions for the challenges revolutionizing the healthcare system. Our expertise in strategy, finance, operations, and technology ensures a broad range of complementary services aimed toward fulfilling the critical needs of today’s healthcare organizations. Learn more at


eClinicalWorks is a privately-held leader in the ambulatory clinical systems market. With more than 236,000 providers and 472,000 healthcare professionals across all 50 states using its solutions, customers include ACOs, physician practices, out-patient departments of hospitals, health centers, departments of health and convenient care clinics. Eight eClinicalWorks customers have received HIMSS Davies Awards during the past five years, honoring excellence in electronic health record implementation. Based in Westborough, Mass., eClinicalWorks has additional offices in New York City, Chicago, California and Georgia.

eQHealth Solutions

eQHealth Solutions, founded in 1986 and headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, is a non-profit, healthcare IT solutions and clinical services company that touches over five million lives annually. Our high-tech and high-touch solutions include innovative IT solutions and in-person clinical services across multiple states that focus on high quality outcomes and optimization of provider and payer networks. These solutions include integration of clinical provider networks, identifying actionable information from business intelligence at the population and member level, and managing high cost members through predictive modeling and care coordination. We are also a multi-state quality improvement company that performs utilization review, wellness services and quality reviews for home and community-based programs to federal, state and commercial clients.

GSI Health

GSI Health's IT solutions offer your organization a bigger picture of patient care coordination, helping you achieve a more seamless, streamlined care continuum. GSI Health's Care Continuum Realization solution makes it possible for individual providers and care teams to coordinate care by managing, analyzing and engaging patients in real time as they move through the care delivery system. GSI Health’s Care Coordination IT solution offers the benefits of a cloud-based, software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform, combined with an application marketplace and a clinical and claims data warehouse. This solution comes equipped with an integrated HIE solution, but can connect just as easily to your existing HIE solution.


higi is a cloud-based community engagement platform that collects biometric and lifestyle data from our health stations and third party health devices. The omnichannel platform provides a real-time, bi-directional flow of health information between healthcare companies and their consumers to enable improvements in quality of care in a cost-constrained environment. Leveraging our ubiquitous network of 10,000 health stations (in retail locations within 5 miles of 75% of the U.S. population) and connected devices, higi has empowered well over 20 million consumers to complete over 130 million self-service tests. As a result, higi offers a simple, accessible, affordable, and convenient means to connect with consumers to share objective, validated biometric and lifestyle data to improve engagement and outcomes.

Optum Accountable Care

Optum is a leading information and technology-enabled health services business dedicated to helping make the health care system work better for everyone. At Optum, we deliver integrated, intelligent solutions that strive to modernize the health system and improve population health.

We have over 30 years of experience in managing populations, aligning care teams and engaging patients to be active participants in their health. We apply best-in-class analytics, technology and service capabilities to enhance financial performance, improve quality and increase consumers’ satisfaction with the health care system.

SCIO Health

At SCIO Health Analytics®, we’ve applied this concept to data. Left alone, data lies dormant. Integrated, analyzed and used, it’s a powerful force. We bring decades of experience to the challenge of unleashing the power of data—from our mastery of predictive healthcare analytics to our development of future-proofed technologies. Just ask the 50 health plans who’ve turned to SCIO® for insight about how to improve clinical outcomes, operational performance and business results.


VisionWare is the leading provider of Master Data Management (MDM) solutions for health systems, ACOs, HIEs, health insurers and healthcare technology companies. We ensure the success of our customer’s data quality initiatives, such as population health care management and patient engagement, by providing a single view of your patients, providers, locations, facilities or any specified data entity across the enterprise. Our collaborative data model improves time to value by enabling multiple systems to exchange data easily, regardless of source format, arming clinical and business leaders with an accurate and holistic view of their data across the care continuum. Visit for more information.


Wellcentive empowers quality improvement, revenue optimization, and healthcare transformation for providers, health systems, employers and payers making the transition to value-based care. Wellcentive is a recognized leader in delivering tangible benefits to support healthy populations. Our solutions simplify the aggregation of patient data from all points of care, driving analytic insights and comprehensive care management and payer collaboration.


ZeOmega is a market leader in population health management solutions. Our platform does more than help care managers track individuals and their treatments. It transforms traditional episodic-based care into an ongoing and collaborative healthcare model that benefits everyone involved: the payer, the provider and the patient or member.



eHealth Initiative's mission is to drive improvement in the quality, safety, and efficiency of healthcare through information and technology. For over fifteen years, eHealth Initiative (eHI) members have worked to drive improvement in the quality of healthcare by promoting the use of technology and information. eHealth Initiative’s research, education and advocacy efforts all serve to demonstrate the effective use of technology and data in healthcare.

HFMA - First Illinois Chapter

The Healthcare Financial Practices team is responsible for the technical and content direction for HFMA, management of its thought leadership efforts, and leadership of its policy activities. Team members publish extensively on a wide array of healthcare finance and strategy topics. Key policy areas include payment reform, value creation, revenue cycle management, accounting and financial reporting, capital access, and other areas that drive healthcare practices and organizational high performance. Results of Healthcare Financial Practices initiatives have been used by hospitals, rating agencies, regulatory agencies, congressional committees, accounting standard-setting bodies, state hospital associations, and other government and industry leaders.

MATTER Chicago

MATTER is a supportive space that illuminates the path to success through mentorship, networking and shared resources. We provide a sense of community among members and extend out to the greater healthcare network, both locally and globally.