“AEE8: VBP Forward Conference—Value-Based Payment Forward Conference, With Don Lee”
by Stacey Richter

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Today I’m speaking with Don Lee, who, besides being the host of The #HCBiz Show! podcast, has co-founded the upcoming VBP Forward Conference, to be held in Buffalo, NY, on February 20 and 21, 2019.

You can learn more at vbpforward.org.

Don helps organizations launch new health IT products and services. He’s a product and business development consultant and accomplished health IT expert with a 20-year track record of driving value with technology.

Don began his career as a custom software developer and eventually built and led a team of more than 30 engineers. Later, he was the subject matter expert, product manager, and head of sales and marketing for a digital health start-up that launched a software as a service (SaaS) platform focused on administrative simplification in health care.

Today, Don is president of Glide Health IT, LLC, a consulting firm that helps forward-looking organizations align their health IT and business strategies. The firm specializes in business and product development with a focus on data aggregation, interop, analytics, and quality measurement.

Don is also the host of The #HCBiz Show!, a podcast dedicated to unraveling the business of health care, as well as a partner at VBP Forward, a new conference focused on value-based payment for complex and special needs populations.

01:09 What problems the VBP Forward Conference aims to solve.
01:45 “Providers are being asked to take on risk.”
03:13 “The health systems have to engage with these existing resources.”
03:27 Bridging gaps in order to solve a common goal.
03:45 Finding the shared priority.
04:03 Value-based care conference vs a value-based payment conference.
05:44 Care = perspective; payment = retrospective.
05:58 National conference vs regional conference.

You can learn more at vbpforward.org.


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