Category Archives: Optum Forum

Key takeaways from Optum Forum 2017

Optum Forum 2017 was filled with collaboration, great discussions and networking for more than 1,500 health care stakeholders. We gained new insights into how health care policy is changing, the challenges ahead of all of us and what we can look forward to with new technologies. Throughout the week, more than 200 breakout sessions brought […]
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Special Topic: Optum Forum 2017 Day 2

Optum Forum 2017 started its second day with an early morning 5k run and an energetic mini-workout with Angela Davis, an international fitness evangelist, motivational coach and former member of the USA Track and Field Team. Optum executives shared key insights centered on collaboration in health care, the role of data and analytics, as well […]
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Special Topic: Optum Forum 2017 Update

Optum Forum 2017 officially kicked off its fourth year on Monday afternoon at the Gaylord National Harbor Convention Center in Washington, D.C. with an insightful health care policy panel and the presentation of the first ”Inspiration in Health Care” awards given to companies tackling the biggest issues in health care today. The Health Care and […]
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Transforming health care together — reflecting on Optum Forum 2016

Our week in Anaheim, California, was filled with engaging discussions, education and networking for more than 1,100 health care stakeholders from across the industry. We were joined by Optum leaders, subject-matter experts, and executives and professionals representing health plans, life sciences companies, government agencies, employers and provider organizations. Optum clients collaborated with solution experts to […]
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Special Topic: Optum Forum Day 2

The second full day of Optum Forum 2016 included deeper dives into Optum solutions in sessions led by Optum experts and clients, in a mix of sessions further exploring health care industry hot topics. The most talked-about sessions among attendees included discussions on concussion management, the substance abuse crisis, and how workplaces are trying to […]
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Special topic: Day one Optum Forum 2016

Optum Forum 2016 officially kicked off Wednesday morning with presentations by Optum executives, clients and partners. The morning began with an energizing drum performance by Boom! Percussion Entertainment and was hosted by Optum Executive Vice President and Enterprise Growth Officer Eric Murphy. The general session was led by executives across Optum businesses, and showcased how […]
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Special topic: Transforming health care together at Optum Forum 2016

The health care landscape is being fundamentally transformed by two major forces — an increased focus on value and more engaged consumers. As the industry continues to evolve toward value-based care, every facet of health care is being asked to stretch in new ways. For the third year, Optum is uniting over 1,000 executives and […]
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Client-focused solution tracks and educational sessions take center stage at Optum Forum.

Maximizing investments and elevating organizational performance was the focus at Optum Forum Thursday as provider and health plan clients engaged with Optum experts and industry peers in solution focused tracks and educational sessions. Several sessions were led by clients who have implemented Optum solutions to better manage processes within their own organizations. Case studies, demos […]
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Inspiring change and transforming care around consumer needs resounding message from day two of Optum Forum

Two influential leaders visibly moved a packed audience of nearly 1,200 executives and professionals from organizations across the health care industry with their keynote addresses. After sharing personal stories of his background and professional experiences, General Colin L. Powell, USA (Ret.) talked about the power we have to transform not only ourselves but where we […]
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Debate and discovery drives first day of Optum Forum.

The first day of Optum Forum is in the books, but the dialogue it generated will certainly continue. In his opening remarks at the Executive Forum, Bill Miller, CEO of OptumInsight, emphasized that this week is about engagement and the opportunity to learn from each other. In its third year, Optum Forum continues to provide […]
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