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HIMSS’ Chats with Aetna’s Physician Leaders

Posted on March 10, 2013 by in ACOs, Health Insurance, Health IT, News, Patient Empowerment

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I had a chance to talk with three of Aetna’s physician leaders at HiMSS 13, Dr. Chuck Saunders, CEO, Emerging Businesses, Dr. Charles Kennedy, CEO, Accountable Care Solutions, and Dr. Wayne Guerra, Co-Founder and Chief Medical Officer of iTriage. There’s lot’s of exciting stuff going on in Aetna-land that you will want to learn about. […]

Accountable Care: Why, Where & How?

Posted on March 6, 2013 by in ACOs, Health IT, News

Charles Kennedy, MD

Pat Salber, MD @docweighsin chats with Charles Kennedy, MD CEO, Aetna Accountable Care Solutions Group. Kennedy shares the philosophy and approach of the business unit, the demand for their services and support and the likely glidepath of Aetna’s repositioning from a legacy health insurer into a value added player in the emerging healthcare ecosystem.

Pat Salber talks with iTriage Co-founder Dr. Wayne Guerra

Posted on March 6, 2013 by in Health IT, News, Patient Empowerment

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Emergency Medicine physician Wayne Guerra (aka @WayneGuerra) co-founder with fellow ER doc Peter Kennedy of @iTriage talks patient engagement, consumer empowerment, and indicia of the new healthcare ecosystem with Pat Salber (@docweighsin).  

Charles Saunders, MD: Aetna’s Senior Ecosystem Engineer on ACOs, and their Derivatives

Posted on February 25, 2013 by in ACOs

By Gregg A. Masters, MPH On the broadcast I chat with Charles Saunders MD, CEO of Emerging Businesses at Aetna. Dr. Saunder’s seat in the house of healthcare innovation is a unique perch and his tenure in the business brings both depth and breadth to fundamental questions we face as a collective industry. A fountain […]

HiMSS 2013 Accountable Care Organization RoundUp: Monday March 3rd

Posted on February 23, 2013 by in ACOs

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  We’re only 8 days out from the HiMSS bash in the ‘big easy’ aka ‘NOLA’. We’ve been so engaged in planning the Health Innovation Broadcast Consortium aka @HIBCtv coverage it’s been a challenge to stay on top and share the more worthwhile developments in the ACO space. So lets detail some of the events that […]