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The Role of the Payer in Uncertainty with Andy Slavitt

Andy Slavitt, former Acting Administrator, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, talks about the evolution of the role of payers, from that of a fiduciary entity to a unique role that touches patient, provider and all other ancillaries. Slavitt explains that the payer can help break down walls between the traditionally siloed stakeholders.

In this video you will learn:

  • How payers need to tune into the consumerization of healthcare, with new and different expectations from their members
  • The importance of technology in serving members
  • How payers can participate in controlling overall costs in healthcare, which is a great challenge for the industry overall

Andy Slavitt brings perspective from his experience in both the private and public sectors. He is a frequent speaker and active Twitter contributor. Listen to Andy as he provides his unique insights.