Consero’s 2015 Healthcare General Counsel Forum to Showcase Lessons Learned from the Affordable Care Act

Forum to Be Held September 27-29 in Nashville, Tenn.

BETHESDA, MD – (Sept. 17, 2015) – General Counsel for healthcare providers will convene at the Sheraton Nashville Downtown Hotel in Nashville, Tennessee September 27– 29 for the 2015 Healthcare General Counsel Forum. Consero Group, an international leader in orchestrating high-level, invitation-only events for senior executives, will host the upcoming Forum, which will outline how legal departments have been able to shift priorities, take advantage of opportunities and mitigate risk in light of the Affordable Care Act.

“As regulations, technology and payment models evolve, General Counsel in the healthcare sector face a wave of new legal challenges,” said Paul Mandell, Founder & CEO of Consero. “From the complexities of The Affordable Care Act to data privacy to strategic talent management, Consero’s 2015 Healthcare General Counsel Forum will address top demands and provide a setting to share best practices for helping focus today’s law departments more squarely on the business of improving patient outcomes.”

“The Forum will identify approaches to saving costs and improving outcomes across diverse patient populations in relation to the Affordable Care Act,” said Jessica Druckman, Founder & SVP of Program Development at Consero. “We will address crucial healthcare concerns, such as how healthcare legal departments can successfully minimize operational disruption while transitioning from fee-for-service to value-based care.”

Additional topics will include:

  • Mind Your Data: Privacy, Portability and Process: This session will focus on how law departments can identify and manage the risks associated with HIPAA/HITECH compliance and identify the legal tradeoffs that follow the efficiencies in reduced administrative costs and increased patient access.
  • Cost Containment in Today’s In-House Law Departments: In this session, executives will examine key cost-reduction and value-adding strategies to increase efficiencies within departments, as well as how to enhance revenue from licensing and other use of intellectual property.
  • Improving Patient Outcomes: The Benefits of Strategic Talent Management: This session will address how to keep lawyers engaged when there are limited advancement opportunities. In addition, executives will discuss how to better allocate attorneys to specific matters based on expertise and/or experience.

About Consero

Founded in 2010, Consero Group is an international leader in creating sector-specific events for senior-level executives in industries that include: Legal, Compliance, Shared Services, Customer Experience, Finance IT, HR and Procurement, among others. With operations in the U.S. and in Europe, Consero is best known for transforming the executive experience through intimate, invitation-only programs in a sophisticated learning environment with high-level content. For more information on Consero, please visit www.consero.com.