Health Plan Innovation

Trenor Williams

One of the most exciting things is the link between social risk and PMP, or per-member-per-month, cost...”
— Trenor Williams, Socially Determined

How can understanding the underlying social risks impacting patient populations improve health outcomes AND save health plans some serious per-member-per-month costs?

As healthcare continues to realize it’s ‘data play’ – and look beyond the typical data sets available to healthcare companies – the opportunities for real and meaningful impact are tremendous. Listen in to hear more about what Dr. Trenor Williams sees as the new business opportunity for Social Determinants of Health.

Filmed at AHIP’s Consumer Experience & Digital Health Forum in Nashville, TN, December 2018.

Patricia Forts

ROI can be either reduced costs, enhanced member engagement, improved quality — or all three ideally.
— Patricia Forts, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care

If you're a digital health or health tech startup, a big health plan client can help not only boost your bottom line but also offer opportunities to pilot or grow your solution to scale.

So, how does one catch the eye of a health plan? Patricia Forts, Deputy Chief of Innovation and Strategy at Harvard Pilgrim Health Care talks about how their Center for Innovation goes about choosing the hottest innovations in healthcare today.

Filmed at AHIP’s Consumer Experience & Digital Health Forum in Nashville, TN, December 2018.