Health Insurance Market Outlook

Date & Time: February 7, 2019 | 7:30 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Sheraton Hotel | Needham, MA
Cost: $210 Members | $285 Non-members
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An annual preview and discussion of the Massachusetts health insurance marketplace, presented in a panel format, is guaranteed to provide a lively exchange of ideas, information and perspectives.

A panel of executives from a wide array of Massachusetts health insurance carriers will answer questions from the audience and address key issues:

  • Overall health insurance rate trends

  • Anticipated top drivers of medical and pharmacy costs

  • Impact of Carrier Mergers and Strategic Partnerships in the region

  • Carrier initiatives to mitigate cost increases

  • Evolving provider reimbursement methodologies in our markets

  • Response to potential ACA changes

New This Year...

David Chamberlain, Principal with Strategic Benefit Advisors and our Program Moderator, will leverage his 20 years of experience in the employee benefits industry to give a brief overview of the Massachusetts Health Insurance Marketplace for 2019, from a group insurance perspective.  This overview will create the framework for the remainder of the program.

Panel of Executives from MA Health Insurance Carriers:

Aetna - Jim Finnegan, Vice President, New England National Accounts

Allways Health Partners - Tony Dodek, MD, Chief Medical Officer

Blue Cross Blue Shield of MA - Jason Tompkins, Vice President, National & Major Accounts

Cigna - Anthony Cali, Vice President, Network Management, New England Markets

Fallon Health - Beth Helenius, Vice President, Sales

Harvard Pilgrim Health Care - Patrick Cahill, Vice President, Massachusetts Market

Health New England - Timothy Chrystal, Director of New and Existing Business Sales

Tufts Health Plan - Raj Hazarika, MD, Medical Director, Commercial Division

UnitedHealthcare - Scott Mathieu, Vice President, Account Management, New England

Moderator: David Chamberlain, Principal, Strategic Benefit Advisors

Don't miss this opportunity to hear a market preview from a wide array of insurance carriers AND get your questions answered.
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Thank you to our Exhibitors:


15-40 Connection


Allways Health Partners

Massachusetts Health Connector

Tufts Health Plan