Washington, DC, July 30, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- The 6th Annual Self-Funding Conference is pleased to announce Chris Campbell, Vice President, Health and Benefits Division, Cragin & Pike as a speaker at the Sept 20-24 event in D.C this year.
The Health Insurance Exchange Conference is part of the Employer Healthcare & Benefits Congress, www.EmployerHealthcareCongress.com, which is made up of 6+ other conference tracks dedicated towards employers and the benefits and healthcare they offer their employees: Corporate Wellness, Healthcare Reform, Global Benefits, Self-Funding, Voluntary Benefits, Corporate Fitness & Nutrition and more.
Chris Campbell is Vice President of the Health and Benefits division of Cragin & Pike and is responsible for leading all aspects of Cragin & Pike’s benefits consulting, brokerage and client services. Prior to launching his employee benefits consulting practice, Campbell was employed as the Executive Director of Corporate Benefits for MGM Resorts International and Station Casinos, Inc. Collectively, Chris’s current clients provide benefits to over 180,000 covered lives across the United States.
In addition to the above roles, Chris brings a well-rounded experience to clients having also held positions as the Director of Contracting for a large hospital system and as Vice President of Operations for a managed care organization. As a former Governor-appointed member of the Board of Directors for the State of Nevada Public Employee Benefits Program and a current Director for the Nevada-based Health Services Coalition, he has input into benefits strategies and processes for many of Nevada’s largest public and private employers including the Nevada university system. Chris earned his degree in Health Care Administration with a minor in business administration from University of Nevada – Las Vegas. He is involved in numerous non-profits including Police Athletic League, Big Brothers Big Sisters and was recently named “2013 Man of the Year” by the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Southern Nevada.
Chris will be joining John Socha on the topic “Partnering to Improve Access to Quality Healthcare in Sin City.” This session will discuss how Nevada is perennially ranked near the bottom for healthcare access and quality in the United States. In an effort to promote a long term approach to improving access to quality healthcare for their employees and reducing cost trends, Cragin & Pike and their business partner, MGM Resorts International, have developed a custom, direct contracted Patient Centered Medical Home health plan. Two year results are very promising with goals to export the model to other employers and increase the quality of healthcare.
Chris joins over 200 industry professionals and employers that will be speak at the 2014 event on over 100 different educational sessions, workshops, forums and summits. Don’t miss the opportunity to hear Chris speak! Register for the conference today!
The 6th Annual Health Insurance Exchange Conference is the annual meeting for the Corporate Health & Wellness Association. The Healthcare Reform Center & Policy Institute, (HRCPI), a nonprofit public policy organization, is the leading educator and influencer in healthcare reform for employer groups, HR and insurance professionals and provides education throughout the year through live workshops, training and healthcare reform certification.