PLENARY PRESENTATIONS


 

OPENING PLENARY CONVERSATION - dr vivek murthy

The opening plenary conversation at Ho'ola - The Hawai'i Health Care Conference 2017 featured Former Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy, who shared his experiences in addressing our most urgent public health challenges as well as his vision for the future of health care.

 
 

KEYNOTE PRESENTATION - LAUREN A. TAYLOR

The keynote presentation at Ho'ola - The Hawai'i Health Care Conference 2017 featured noted author and Harvard Business School health researcher Lauren A. Taylor, whose book "The American Health Care Paradox" has become required reading at medical and public health schools across the country.

 

payment reform in the post-aca era

Building on the morning plenaries by Dr. Vivek Murthy and Lauren Taylor, this distinguished panel of industry leaders discussed payment reform and alternate payment methods, as well as shifts toward recognizing upstream factors. Featuring Michael Stollar (HMSA), Laura Esslinger (AlohaCare), Dr. Nadine Tenn Salle (Hawaii IPA), and Dr. Mary Oneha (Waimanalo Health), with an introduction by Insurance Commissioner Gordon Ito and moderated by Dr. Robert Hirokawa (CEO, HPCA).