Institute Overview


The 2018 OPEN MINDS Technology & Informatics Institute is the premier national meeting focused on the tech tools executives need to improve performance, streamline decision-making, and add value to the management and delivery of care for consumers with complex needs.

The business model of every organization in the health and human service field is being remade due to integration, competition, and value-based reimbursement.   Organizational sustainability is now a function of organizational performance – and successful deployment of technology is the key to future sustainability.

Day One – October 22nd,The 2018 OPEN MINDS Technology & Informatics Institute kicks off with two exciting events:  Emerging Consumer Digital Technologies: An OPEN MINDS Executive Summit , a full day event focused on exploring successful digital technologies for consumers with complex support needs, and How To Find The Right Electronic Health Record: An OPEN MINDS Seminar On Best Practices In EHR Selection & Contracting. This essential seminar will guide you through a step-by-step process for selecting an EHR that fits all of your organization’s needs.

The institute will feature over 20 executive sessions, including didactic educational sessions; panel discussions with industry thought leaders; case model learning sessions featuring innovative organizations and programs.

Each day begins with keynote presentations – on Day Two  – October 23rd, Sunil Budhrani, M.D., MPH, MBA, Chief Medical Officer & Chief Medical Informatics Officer, Innovation Health opens the event with  Advancements In Telemedicine & The Future Of Service Delivery: Innovation Health’s Plan For Technology Integration. Day Three – October 24th, Michael Golinkoff Ph.D., MBA, President & CEO & Senior Vice President, PerformCare & AmeriHealth Caritas Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer, Baymark Health Services will present Building Successful Partnerships With Health Plans: An Insider Guide To Payer Relationships.

The institute closes out on Day Three – October 24th, with a can’t miss events: How To Make The Right Tech Investments For Your Organization: An OPEN MINDS Executive Seminar On Technology Budgeting & Planning that focuses on how to develop a technology strategy and budget and how to apply best practices in technology selection, implementation, and optimization.

All institute sessions are led by highly experienced OPEN MINDS moderators with guest speakers presenting their organization’s projects and a wide range of viewpoints.

A complete list of thought leading speakers will be coming soon!