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Gettysburg, Pa. (October 28, 2018) — OPEN MINDS Senior Associate, David Wawrzynek, delivered a two-part presentation, “Understanding and Reducing Unit Costs,” at Colorado Behavioral Healthcare Council’s Annual Behavioral Health Training Conference, on October 12th, 2018, at the Beaver Run Resort & Conference Center, in Breckenridge, Colorado.

In his presentations, David Wawrzynek focused on how organizations can re-engineer and understand unit costs, focusing mainly on activity-based costing, target costing and re-engineering processes. This was followed by the second session where the previously discussed concepts and processes were applied in two case studies to provide live demonstration of the development and application of financial models. The conference featured presentations and workshops geared towards educating industry professionals on new & successful methods for the field of behavioral health in categories such as suicide prevention, managing the opioid crisis, program integration & implementation, counseling, and many more.

“It was an honor to be a part of Colorado Behavioral Healthcare Council’s Annual Behavioral Health Training Conference this year,” stated Mr. Wawrzynek. “My goal during the conference was to demonstrate how to develop and apply sustainable financial models that are derived from an understanding of activity-based costing, target costing, re-engineering processes.”

Colorado Behavioral Healthcare Council’s Behavioral Health Training Conference is an annual conference geared towards educating industry professionals on new & successful methods for the field of behavioral health in categories such as suicide prevention, managing the opioid crisis, program integration & implementation, counseling, and many more.

Mr. Wawrzynek, Senior Associate and Subject Matter Expert has more than 40 years of public behavioral health, clinical, financial and management experience that he brings to OPEN MINDS. To view David Wawrzynek’s entire professional biography, please visit: www.openminds.com/team-members/david-wawrzynek-mba/

For additional questions and inquiries, please contact Tim Snyder, Executive Vice President, OPEN MINDS at 717-334-1329 or tsndyer@openminds.com

 

About Colorado Behavioral Healthcare Council

The Colorado Behavioral Healthcare Council is located in Denver, Colorado. CBHC member organizations contract with the State of Colorado and work together to provide comprehensive behavioral health and psychiatric services to every region of the state. CBHC members provide or contract for direct services in a wide variety of settings in hundreds of service delivery sites across the state. CBHC provides a network of skilled therapeutic and community resources to meet the behavioral health needs of all Colorado residents and their families so that all can have equal and full access to a quality of life. Learn more at www.cbhc.org.

ABOUT OPEN MINDS

OPEN MINDS is a national market intelligence and strategic advisory firm focused on the sectors of the health and human service field serving consumers with chronic conditions and complex support needs. Founded in 1987 and based in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, the 175+ associates provide market insights and innovative management solutions designed to improve operational and strategic performance. Learn more at www.openminds.com.

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