ABILITY Network CEO Discusses Health IT and Wellness Impacts at The Collaborative Reform Series – Nov. 17

--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ABILITY Network Inc™ CEO, Mark Briggs, will discuss key learning’s and implications related to Health IT and Wellness Impacts at the Collaborative Reform Series held November 17, 2011 at the Radisson Plaza, Downtown Minneapolis. Others on the panel include: Andres Slavitt, CEO, OptumInsight (formerly UnitedHealth Group Ingenix), Kyle Rolfing, CEO RedBrick Health and Jeff Saunders, Partner Dorsey & Whitney. Briggs will discuss health IT and its impact including how it streamlines and improves care delivery including the Direct Project, improvements in patient safety and patient eligibility verification.

What: The Collaborative Reform Series: Health Information Technology and Wellness Impacts, Medtech and Health Innovation Impacts, and Care and Delivery Impacts.

Where: Radisson Plaza, Downtown Minneapolis
When: November 17, presentation from 7:55 - 8:45

For all media inquiries and more information on Mark Briggs’ presentation, please contact:

Geri Martin
[email protected]

About ABILITY Network Inc™
ABILITY works to save lives by facilitating information exchange and knowledge-sharing among every participant within the healthcare spectrum – hospitals, physician practices, home care providers, DMEs, and private and government payers – as well as the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). In use for more than a decade in more than 3,000 hospitals across the country, ABILITY’s network supports healthcare decision makers in their quest to promote care coordination and collaboration, reduce record fragmentation, participate in new and emerging care models, and access the Direct Project network and state and community-based Health Information Exchanges (HIEs).

About The Collaborative

The Collaborative is the largest membership organization in Minnesota serving growing and emerging companies, entrepreneurs, investors and executives.

For 24 years, The Collaborative has served as a proven resource for growing companies, providing real-life, quality content and networking while also fueling and convening Minnesota's innovation economy.


ABILITY Network Inc
Geri Martin, 612-277-3941
[email protected]

KEYWORDS:   United States  North America  Minnesota

INDUSTRY KEYWORDS:   Technology  Data Management  Networks  Software  Practice Management  Health  Hospitals  Other Health