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November 15, 2018 | 12:00 pm Eastern
Free Executive Web Briefing Courtesy Of Qualifacts

In comparison to other industrialized nations, the United States spends substantially more per capita on health care. Yet, the average life expectancy of Americans is much lower in comparison to other countries with a similar GDP output, and health outcomes are generally worse.

Policymakers, provider organizations, and consumers are all working to address this issue resulting in four major trends in the field:

  • A move to value-based care
  • The development of new competition
  • The rise of consumerism
  • The need for adaptability

In this live webinar event, David LaPlatney, Integration Architect at Behavioral Health Network, Inc., Todd Charest, Chief Product Officer at Qualifacts, and Deb Adler, Senior Associate at OPEN MINDS, will explore the major forces that are driving these industry trends and what it means for provider organizations. Then they will explore how one behavioral health organization is successfully adapting to the evolving behavioral health market through the use of value-based care.


Upon completion of this webinar, attendees will understand:

  1. The trends shaping the behavioral health landscape
  2. How provider organizations can safely navigate these seismic industry trends
  3. Why it is important to deliver holistic, whole-person care
  4. Technology-enabled strategies that are critical for provider organizations to adopt in order to succeed with value-based care reimbursement models

Featured Speakers

Todd Charest, Chief Product Officer, Qualifacts

Todd Charest is the Chief Product Officer at Qualifacts and has over 24 years of experience and a proven track record leading health care technology firms and provider-based health care organizations. His experiences cross product management and innovation, IT strategy and operations, and business process redesign efforts but has always been focused on the intersection of enabling technology to create high-quality offerings and partnerships that delight customers.

David LaPlatney, Integration Architect, Behavioral Health Network, Inc.

David LaPlatney, Behavioral Health Network’s Integration Architect, has a background in both engineering and human services systems and over 20 years’ experience in community-based behavioral health care. He has always been focused on facilitating the best possible quality of life for the individuals he has served, whether directing residential treatment programs, overseeing organizational development and training efforts or providing behavioral health consulting services to nonprofit agencies. In his five years with BHN, David has leveraged the strategic use of technology to optimize processes, facilitate both intra- and inter-organization communication and support the agency’s business and clinical needs.

Deb Adler, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS

Deb Adler is a Senior Associate with OPEN MINDS Consulting Practice, focusing on collaborative care models/medical behavioral integration, provider network functions — contracting, network designs/tiering, recruitment, telehealth network implementation, and strategic planning. She works with provider organizations, payers, and government programs, and has a special interest in helping technology-enabled providers in “go-to-market” strategies and streamlining network functions. Deb is an industry-recognized leader in value-based contracting and alternative payment models. An innovator known for her ability to execute results, she has facilitated network designs and benefit plan approaches that achieve both quality outcomes and health care cost savings.

Registration for this executive web briefing has been provided at no charge courtesy of Qualifacts.

Unable to attend? Still register! At the conclusion of the event, all registrants will receive a recorded copy of the executive web briefing and presentation slides.

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At Qualifacts, we empower our behavioral healthcare partners to achieve better client outcomes. We help simplify complexity through our responsive customer service and robust enterprise EHR solutions, ensuring our customers have the tools and insights needed to deliver quality care and demonstrate clinical and financial value. For more information visit

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