HealthEdge To Showcase Industry Leadership At The 13th Annual World Health Care Congress

Company to lead sessions with senior health plan executives and industry experts focused on the urgent need for industry transformation and technology adoption

Burlington, MA, April 6, 2016 — HealthEdge®, provider of the only integrated financial, administrative and clinical platform for health insurers, today announced that the company will play a major role in the Health Plan and Payer Summit at the 13th annual World Health Care Congress, taking place Sunday, April 10 through Wednesday, April 13 at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel in Washington, D.C.

Notable HealthEdge-driven thought leadership events include:

  • Ray Desrochers, Executive Vice President at HealthEdge, will serve as the Chair of the Health Plan and Payer Summit on Monday, April 11, providing insight and commentary on the day’s panel sessions and facilitating audience Q&A
  • HealthEdge will host a panel discussion on Tuesday, April 12 at 2:30 p.m. where a distinguished group of senior executives from Cigna, Blue Shield of California and Clover Health will join Desrochers. The session is titled, “Explore New Health Care Business Models: Health Plans to Address Rapidly-Emerging Market Needs”
  • After providing perspective on the rapidly-changing dynamics facing the healthcare industry at the Closing Keynote Address on Wednesday, April 13 at 10:05 a.m., Desrochers will welcome Ezra Klein, Editor-in-Chief of Vox Media, to the stage for his presentation, “Of Health Care and Policy – Decoding Washington.” Immediately following, Desrochers will lead an audience Q&A with Klein

“Our program for this year’s World Congress will showcase real-world experiences and information from executives and thought leaders spearheading the transformation of healthcare,” said Desrochers. “The World Congress is an important forum for the continued discussion of imperatives facing healthcare executives as they navigate the challenges of today’s market.”

World Congress will also mark the debut of the HealthEdge Experience, an invitation-only free program for health insurance executives to enjoy customized, VIP treatment at major trade shows and industry events throughout the year. Health insurance executives interested in receiving an invitation to this program can visit to learn more and register. Attendees can also visit the HealthEdge booth (#101) in the Executive Networking Lounge to sign up.

The 13th Annual World Health Care Congress convenes decision-makers from all sectors of health care to discuss and understand the impact of industry change. In 2016, the conference faculty will focus on the critical challenges and opportunities facing health care organizations, including the impact of ACA implementation, payor and provider consolidation, new approaches to value-based payment, and novel partnerships with the true potential to move the needle on care coordination and delivery. More information can be found at

About HealthEdge

HealthEdge® provides modern, disruptive technology that delivers for the first time, a suite of products that enables health insurers to leverage new business models, improve outcomes, drastically reduce administrative costs and connect everyone in the healthcare delivery cycle. Our next-generation enterprise product suite, HealthRules®, is built on modern, patented technology and is delivered to customers via the HealthEdge Cloud or on-site deployment. An award-winning company, HealthEdge empowers health insurers to capitalize on the innovations, challenges and opportunities that await in the new healthcare economy. For more information, visit