Home Networking service With a pressing need for innovation and growth strategies, health and social service organizations across the country will come together at the upcoming 2022 OPEN MINDS Strategy & Innovation Institute

With a pressing need for innovation and growth strategies, health and social service organizations across the country will come together at the upcoming 2022 OPEN MINDS Strategy & Innovation Institute


GETTYSBURG, Pa., May 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — OPEN MINDS still accepting registrations for the OPEN MINDS Strategy & Innovation Institutewhich will take place in person from Hilton June 14-16, 2022by the river in new orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana. The institute offers dynamic educational sessions, inspirational talks and networking opportunities. It is the only executive event focused on growing, developing strategy, and encouraging innovations that fuel the health and human services field.

“Innovation and growth strategies are the foundation for building service lines and systems,” said Monica E. Oss, CEO of OPEN MINDS. “In order to be ready for what’s next, leaders must stay informed about what consumers with chronic conditions and complex support need and what payers want. This institute brings together executives and experts from leading organizations to share their approaches and deliberate on the future of the health and human services market”.

tuesday june 14 Strong points

The institute starts with two summits. The 2022 OPEN MINDS I/DD Executive Summitwith the opening speech Tonya Copeland, MBA, Vice President, Solutions Partner, Strategic Solutions at UnitedHealthcare Community & State. Ms. Copeland will present her thoughts on “For I/DD services, ‘Managed Care’ is not a bad word: how United Healthcare is expanding its services to meet this growing need.”

Simultaneously, The 2022 OPEN MINDS Summit on mergers, acquisitions and affiliations will convene and begin with a panel discussion on “The Investor’s Perspective – Trends and the Future of Investing in the Complex Consumer Market Space”. On the panel will be Eric Keengeneral partner of Council Capital, CJ Burnes, partner of WindRose Health Investors, and Matthew Pettitfounding partner of Seven Hills Capital.

Besides, OPEN MINDS’ senior partners will discuss the essential role of technology in growth and strategy during two executive seminars: Making the right technology investments for your organization: 2022 TO OPEN SPIRITS Executive Seminar on Technology Strategy, Budgeting and Planning and How to optimize technology: 2022 OPEN MINDS Executive seminar on how to get the most out of your technology.

Wednesday June 15 Strong points

Monica E. Oss, CEO of OPEN MINDSwill start the day on Wednesday June 15sharing the results of the 2022 campaign OPEN MINDS National Innovation Survey. Ms. Oss will hand over the podium to Dr. Hossam MahmudMD, Regional Chief Medical Officer at Beacon Health Options, who will deliver his keynote, “From Obscurity to Stardom – The Evolutionary Path of Telehealth in Behavioral Health and How Beacon Continues to Light the Way.”

In the afternoon, hear the latest on “Preparing for CalAIM – Developing a Strategy for Sustainability and Success in Specialty and Primary Care in a Changing Medical Market“. Where representatives from Bayless Integrated Healthcare will provide a case study on creating holistic care strategies and how they fit into California CalAIM initiative to reform its Medicaid system.

Plus, as retail health organizations innovate and create models that provide convenient, low-cost options, hear insights from panelists from CVS, Walmart, Kroger, and more in “How Innovation Practices in retail medicine inform partnership opportunities”.

Thursday June 16 Strong points

On the last day of the institute, Douglas NemecekChief Medical Officer of Evernorth, will start the day on Thursday June 16 with his keynote, “Filling In the Gaps: How Evernorth Is Driving Better Health For Complex Consumers.”

Later today, CFOs will gather on the latest techniques to boost financial health and performance in “The CFO As Innovator – Strategies & Tools For Improving The Financial Performance Of A Service Line”, led by OPEN MINDS’ senior associates. And leaders will discuss the urgency of the workforce crisis in “The New Workforce Landscape – A Handbook for Optimizing Workforce Recruitment Performance”.

Monica E. Oss will return to the podium to close the institute with her keynote lecture, “The Challenge of Sustainability – Strategies for Capitalizing on Emerging Market Opportunities to Serve High-Needs Consumers.”

For executives who cannot attend the institute in person, keynotes, seminars, and select sessions will be available live during the event. Additionally, all sessions will be recorded and available as podcasts with presentation materials available after the event. Note that executives who wish to participate in the live sessions or listen to the podcasts must register with the institute.

OPEN MINDS Major partners include Akili, Core Solutions, Qualifacts, PsychU, NephU, NextGen Healthcare and Netsmart.

OPEN MINDS partners include Otsuka Market Access, Genoa Healthcare, Streamline Healthcare Solutions, ContinuumCloud, Health Information Management Systems and Terrapin Pharmacy.

OPEN MINDS Affiliate sponsors include Cantata Health Solutions, Carenodes, CCNY, DrFirst, Eccovia, Ensoftek, Field Worker AI, Foresight, Humana Health Horizons, i2i Population Health, iCANotes, Integrative, Iris Telehealth, KiriWorks, Koa Health, Liberty Healthcare Corporation, Millin Associates , Owl, Relias, Sigmund Software, SilverCloud and Tridium.

To see the full agenda, all faculty, and for more information about the institute, visit: https://strategy.openminds.com/agenda/.

Registration for this exclusive institute is now available at https://openminds.com/register-now-sii2/. Registration is free for Elite level subscribers for OPEN MINDS Circle market intelligence services. For more information about the program, sponsorship opportunities or media inquiries, contact the Executive Education & Events team, at 877-350-6463 or [email protected].


OPEN MINDS is a national market intelligence, management consulting and marketing services company specializing exclusively in the health and human services markets that serve consumers with chronic conditions and complex support needs. OPEN MINDS‘s mission is to provide payers, service providers, and technology and science-based companies that serve these consumers with the market and management insights needed to improve their organizational efficiency and effectiveness.

Contact: Jason LippnanOPEN MINDS, to [email protected]