Inforum's HealthcareNEXT industry group is for Inforum members who want to stay ahead of health care's next curve. The group is focused on sharing knowledge, increasing understanding of key health care issues, and offering unique professional development and relationship-building opportunities for health care providers and health plans, the payer community, educators, consultants, attorneys and other experts who routinely work in health care.

HealthcareNEXT hosts educational and networking events throughout the year featuring timely topics and industry experts, enabling Inforum members to dig into and examine specific topics and issues most relevant to them.

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Past Event

Tuesday, February 10, 2015


HealthcareNEXT Looks Forward: A Conversation with Health Care Futurist David Ellis


What will health care delivery look like in the future?

Treating patients for conditions we know they are likely to develop? Virtual care through bio-connectivity? A consumer-driven, retail-oriented health care environment that provides significant opportunities for cost reduction? Real-time analytics and location-intelligience capabilities for monitoring emerging health care challenges?

Join healthcare futurist David Ellis as he paints a picture of the future health care 
industry landscape. David highlights the imperative for health care leaders to challenge the very philosophies upon which health care has been built and to innovate for change to reduce “time to insight” into major scientific, technological, consumer anad social trends that will bring sweeping change in health care deliveryClick here to read David's full bio.
Following his presentation, David will continue the conversation with Priority Health’s Joan Budden, Medical Network One’s Ewa Matuszewski, and Zingerman’s 
Patricia McGraw.

Payer Perspective

Joan Budden is Chief Marketing Officer for Priority Health. She is an experienced and dynamic executive responsible for strategic marketing and product development nationwide.  She oversees market and product development, sales, marketing and government programs.  

Provider Perspective

Ewa Matuszewski is the CEO of Medical Network One, a Michigan-based physicians' organization. She frequently consults with medical societies and state, local, national and international health care organizations, and is a frequent speaker on innovative primary care and chronic care initiatives.

Employer Perspective


Patricia McGraw, SPHR, is Director of the Department for People for Zingerman's Community of Businesses.She has been a human resources practitioner for over 30 years successfully contributing to a variety of manufacturing, engineering, retail, service, and consulting oganizations.  
Event Details
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Time: 7:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
Place: American Center, 27777 Franklin Rd. Southfield, MI 48034
Cost: Inforum Member - $20; Non-member - $30
(includes program and continental breakfast)
Thank You To Our Generous Host


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