The ShiftShapers Podcast

This week on the ShiftShapers podcast, we are very excited to bring you a great conversation with Shane Wolverton, senior vice president of Corporate Development for Comparion Medical Analytics. Shane's research shows that despite the constant historical focus on "cost", the real opportunity to drive down medical spend is to focus on quality.

Drawing on 20 years of experience in the field, Shane discusses how benefits advisors can take what may seem to be a complicated tangle of measurements and create a simple, easy-to-understand system that engages employees and employers alike. Shane will explain why, in the final analysis, "Quality is cost."

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Taylor Pechacek is a Product Manager at Maxwell Health, a company its beginnings in wellness. Today, the company is changing their value proposition and helping to shape the employee experience by shifting the way employees can elect and manage a much wider range of benefits in a year-round private exchange setting.

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On this episode, Jonathan shares his insight into how internet-connected devices are going to start shaping the health and wellness profiles in the post-ACA world. Find out how consumers are currently using tools like HealthJibe to incorporate health risk management and prevention into their daily digital routines.

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On this episode of ShiftShapers, we welcome Dr. Erika Bliss, President and CEO of Qliance, a Seattle-based pioneer in the Direct Pay Primary Care (DPPC) practice model. A pioneering firm established in 2006, Qliance is delivering impressive results by focusing on an in-demand primary care model. With the increased personal responsibility consumers face with today's plan designs, DPPC is becoming increasingly significant in helping to keep patients healthy while helping them to manage out of pocket expenses.

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