Shane Waslaski, President and CEO of Intelligent InSites to Deliver the Keynote at Health Pitch 2014
Regional community event to showcase fresh ideas on improving healthcare
Fargo, ND – July 14, 2014 – Intelligent InSites, Inc., the leading provider of operational intelligence for healthcare, today announced that Shane Waslaski, President and CEO of Intelligent InSites will deliver the keynote at Health Pitch 2014. The second annual event, hosted by Fargo-based non-profit healthcare provider Family HealthCare, will take place on August 14, 2014 from 3:30pm to 6:30pm, at The Stage at Island Park in Fargo, ND.
Health Pitch 2014 is designed for healthcare providers, solution providers, educators, and the community at large to hear fresh ideas on solving healthcare issues and improving the well-being of our community.
“At Family HealthCare, we always look for ways to become more efficient and deliver the best patient experience,” said Pat Gulbranson, Chief Executive Officer at Family HealthCare. “The Health Pitch event will help us and other healthcare providers stay abreast with technology advancements and new concepts for delivering care, so we can serve patients at lower costs, while maintaining the highest quality standards.”
In addition to the keynote speaker, Health Pitch 2014 will feature 15 regional leaders who will have three minutes to “pitch” their idea for disruptive innovation in the field of healthcare and wellness. The speakers are listed below:
- Andrew Dalman, Student & National Innovation Fellow at NDSU
- Nick Emlet, Director of Client Relations, Nordic Consulting Partners
- Courtney Evanson, Founder, Nevaeh
- Stephanie Goetz, Anchor for Valley News TV & Mental Health Issue Advocate, Stephanie Goetz Foundation
- Travis Good, Co-Founder, Catalyze
- Jeff Hoss, VP of Clinical Operations, Sanford Health
- Susan Mathison, Owner & President, Catalyst Medical Center
- David Moen, Principal Consultant, MoenMDConsulting
- Evan Prawda, Fellow at 100healthand Student at University of Wisconsin-Madison
- Rajv Shah, Founder, MyMeds
- Barb Stanton, Autism Spectrum Disorders Therapist, Prairie St. Johns
- Shelby Terstriep, Medical Oncologist/Hematologist & Medical Director of Embrace, Sanford Health
- Donald Warne, Director of the Master of Public Health Program at NDSU
- Tiffany Wirth, Vice President of Marketing, Evolution1
- Kai Worrell, CEO, Worrell Design
Pitch topics will include mobile healthcare apps, new medical technologies, mental health awareness, and more.
To see the highlights of the event, please visit: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6rB1SDbT0kU
All proceeds from the event will support Family HealthCare. Each ticket, priced at $25, will cover a healthcare visit of a patient whose financial situation prohibits him/her from paying for care.
Health Pitch 2014 is made possible through the generosity of the community sponsors, including the cornerstone sponsor – Dakota Medical Foundation.
About Family HealthCare
Family HealthCare is a private, non-profit health care provider serving patients in Cass County, North Dakota and Clay County, Minnesota. Family HealthCare is dedicated to providing quality family-centered health and life care services that are available to everyone in the communities they serve. As a provider of family-oriented health care, Family HealthCare believes it can best maintain excellence in service through patient-focus where we continually strive to understand and exceed the patient expectations.
Family HealthCare has received the Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission. This accreditation provides the most comprehensive evaluation process in the health care industry, and represents the ‘gold standard’ in healthcare. Family HealthCare has been accredited by The Joint Commission since 2003, which places them among the elite, a very select number of organizations in the nation.
About Intelligent InSites
Intelligent InSites helps transform healthcare with real-time operational intelligence that improves care, enhances the human experience, and increases efficiency. Through its open, real-time, healthcare platform, Intelligent InSites automatically collects and processes data from multiple data sources such as EHRs, financial systems, building systems, sensory and real-time location systems (RTLS), mobility solutions, and other healthcare IT solutions–then provides actionable intelligence to achieve cost savings, operational excellence, and better care. By utilizing the enterprise-wide architecture of the Intelligent InSites platform, healthcare systems can leverage all legacy, current, and future data sources to optimize their technology investments across the entire organization, then have the flexibility to meet changing organizational, regulatory, and compliance needs.
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