18 Sep TMG Health To Sponsor Pricewaterhouse Coopers Speaker at AHIP’s National Conference on Medicare
Gary Jacobs to discuss the significance of the latest trends in the healthcare marketplace for Plans and Providers who serve the Medicare and Dual Eligible populations.
King of Prussia, PA – September 18, 2014 – -TMG Health, the leading national provider of Business Process Outsourcing solutions for Health Plans in the Medicare Advantage, Medicare Part D, and Managed Medicaid markets, will sponsor a Networking Breakfast Session with featured speaker Gary Jacobs, Managing Director in the Health Industry Advisory Practice at Pricewaterhouse Coopers, from 7:45-8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at the AHIP’s 2014 National Conference on Medicare in Washington, D.C.
Jacobs’ session, “The New Healthcare Economy: Empowering the Medicare & Dual Eligible Consumer,” will focus on the significance of the new marketplace for Payers and Providers serving Medicare and Dual Eligible populations. Jacobs will provide insight into how seniors receive healthcare services in light of disruptive new technologies, and how they utilize the internet and social media for healthcare purposes. He will also discuss the Latino senior market and outreach strategies to engage this growing population.
“We are excited to have Gary Jacobs lead our sponsored session at AHIP’s Medicare Conference,” said Jack Tighe, President & CEO of TMG Health. “Payers and Providers in our industry can benefit greatly from Gary’s deep healthcare experience and insight into the senior healthcare market.”
Jacobs has more than 30 years of experience in the managed care and long-term care industries. In his current role at Pricewaterhouse Coopers, he leads a special initiative to develop strategies for Medicare, Medicaid, shared savings programs, and managed long-term care models.
Jacobs is also the founder of two healthcare companies specializing in managed care consulting and long-term care systems, and recently advised the National Association of Community Health Centers on their health reform strategy and implementation.
As the premier partner for Health Plans and Pharmacy Benefit Managers in the Medicare and Medicaid markets, TMG Health sponsors Thought Leadership sessions featuring industry experts in the government health programs market who provide information and insight into the rapidly evolving market and the best practices for operating within that market.
For more information or to register for AHIP’s National Conference on Medicare and the TMG Health/Price Waterhouse Coopers breakfast session, visit http://www.ahip.org/Conferences/MCMC2014/Medicare/
About Price Waterhouse Coopers
Price Waterhouse Coopers’ health industries focuses on health services (payer and provider), pharmaceutical and life sciences as well as new market entrants in their new health economy practice. Their people bring industry experience as it pertains to audit and assurance, tax and consulting services – providing a breadth of industry knowledge that helps them work with you to resolve complex issues and identify opportunities. PwC has deep industry experience helping address major challenges in R&D, supply chain and, sales and marketing; and working across a range of corporate functions, including regulatory compliance, IT, finance, human resources and business development, strategic transformation, clinical transformation, revenue cycle, operations and M&A strategy.
About America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP)
America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) is the national trade association representing the health insurance industry. AHIP’s members provide health and supplemental benefits to more than 200 million Americans through employer-sponsored coverage, the individual insurance market, and public programs such as Medicare and Medicaid. AHIP advocates for public policies that expand access to affordable health care coverage to all Americans through a competitive marketplace that fosters choice, quality and innovation.
About TMG Health
TMG Health is the leading national provider of Business Process Outsourcing solutions for Medicare Advantage, Medicare Part D and Managed Medicaid plans. With more than 16 years of experience in providing technology-enabled services to the government market exclusively, our knowledge of health plan processes, regulatory requirements, and the daily challenges plans face within the government market is second to none. Our expertise, coupled with a strong commitment to our Clients’ success, positions us as a trusted partner who can help solve the challenges of today and prepare for those of tomorrow.
TMG Health is headquartered in King of Prussia, Pa. and is a subsidiary of Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC), the largest customer-owned health insurer in the United States and fourth largest overall, operating through its Blue Cross and Blue Shield® Plans in Illinois, Montana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas. HCSC’s headquarters is located in Chicago, IL.