Industry Updates

Dr. William DeMarco will be speaking at the Rise West Summit on 9/11/2019 and he will be chairing track B on 9/11 with the following speakers scheduled for that day. Continue reading for more information on this event.


“Direct Contracting has been in practice for several years prior to the General Motors contract with Henry Ford Hospital. Employers are getting anxious about premium increases again and are realizing they must be more aggressive. Our short book on the topic helps physician and employers better understand the advantages and disadvantages of these kind of relationships”. WJ DeMarco

William DeMarco provides his perspective to MCOL ( for the thought provoking question, "What from your perspective will be the impact and implications of President Trump’s recent executive order on healthcare choice and competition?". Click here to read more on the website. 6/27/2017 Article Summary - Co-hosted by Lenovo Health, Justin Barnes Advisors, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center – Center for Connected Medicine (UPMC-CCM), Inventiv Health and HIMSS Media, the group’s inaugural event, The Health Innovation Think Tank: A Collaboration of Global Health Industry Thought Leaders, brought together some 50 healthcare thought leaders from all types of leading care delivery systems and health IT vendor organizations to examine issues associated with the adoption of innovations in categories such as value-based care, connected health and virtual care. The one-day symposium was moderated by Justin Barnes, director of Justin Barnes Advisors and host of This Just In Radio Show.

Click here to read the full article on the HeathCareITNews website

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The health care management programs at the Naveen Jindal School of Management at UT Dallas have banded together to form the Center for Healthcare Leadership and Management (CHLM), which formally debuted April 20.

“The center is intended to bring all of the faculty together, reach out to many of you that are in industry, and invite you to speak and lecture and be part of this great effort,” Dr. Britt Berrett, the center’s director, said at a launch event attended by health care professionals, students and professors.

Click here to read more on the UT Dallas website.