HealthEdge to Present “The Next Wave: Five Steps for Adapting to Constant Change” at AHIP’s Fall Forum 2012

Burlington, MA, November 27, 2012 —HealthEdge®, provider of the only modern, enterprise-class software platform for healthcare payors, today announced that Executive Vice President Ray Desrochers will deliver “The Next Wave: Five Steps for Adapting to Constant Change” at AHIP’s Fall Forum 2012. The presentation will explore the business imperatives that today’s healthcare organizations face and will provide a five-step roadmap for payors to ensure they are ready to participate in the new healthcare economy.

“The healthcare market is currently in the midst of an era of unprecedented upheaval,” said Desrochers. ,”Payors are working to quickly adopt new industry regulations like ICD-10, support new business models including value-based healthcare, health insurance exchanges and ACOs, improve customer service, and reduce out-of-control administrative costs. Organizations that want to be successful in this new healthcare marketplace will need to find ways to leverage modern technology platforms to meet their 21st century business goals. Attendees of the presentation will gain actionable insights that will help them plan and complete this critical business and technology transformation.,”

AHIP’s Fall Forum is one of the industry’s most prestigious events, bringing together payor executives from across the country to share thoughts, ideas and insights on the challenges facing their organizations. The focus of the conference is to help payors prepare for the profound changes that are taking place within the healthcare industry as they navigate and participate in the post-reform market.

Desrochers’ presentation will be given during AHIP’s Fall Forum 2012 at the Renaissance Chicago Hotel on Tuesday, December 4th from 3:30 to 4:30 PM in Grand Ballroom 6. HealthEdge will also exhibit during the conference.

About HealthEdge

HealthEdge® provides the only modern, enterprise-class software platform for healthcare payors. Using the patented HealthRules® software suite, health plans, health insurance companies, and other payors can finally respond to new business opportunities and market changes in hours, not months or years, while drastically reducing both IT and operational costs. Leveraging an investment of over $150 million, HealthRules® is the most modern, scalable, and cost-effective technology in the industry. HealthEdge is the only choice for payors to survive and thrive in the emerging healthcare economy. For more information, visit