The State of the Health Care Consumerism Movement Discussed on HealthCare Consumerism Radio


ATLANTA – February 2, 2012 — The topic for this week’s edition of HealthCare Consumerism Radio Show will take listeners to the leading edge with a discussion on “The State of the Health Care Consumerism Movement”. Co-hosts Doug Field, CEO and Founder of The Institute of HealthCare Consumerism ( and Ron Bachman, Editorial Chairman discuss “Population Health Management” will be joined by The Institute’s Associate Publisher, Brent Macy and Editorial Director, Todd Callahan for a round table discussion on this hot topic. The live show takes place online Friday, February 3, 2012 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m. EST at

The quartet will talk about the Supreme Court’s ruling on health care law, the legal issues of the individual mandate within the law, the election update focusing on ObamaCare and RomneyCare and a recap of crucial dates for the establishment of state health insurance exchanges. During the show, Field, Bachman, Macy and Callahan will also highlight keynote speakers for the upcoming IHC FORUM East in Atlanta in April, as well as provide updates from The Institute and a sneak-peak of upcoming HealthCare Consumerism Radio Shows.

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The goal of the radio show is to help listeners LEARN about the latest trends and best practices in health care consumerism and CONNECT them with health care industry thought leaders, brokers, advisers, third party administrators, HR and benefit managers and regional health plan providers. Listeners can also SHARE by contacting the hosts of the show and suggesting archives to industry associates.

About The Institute for HealthCare Consumerism

The Institute for HealthCare Consumerism is the only multi-platform, collaborative environment focused exclusively on innovative health and benefit management. It’s a place for employers (including human resources and benefits managers, wellness executives, C-suite executives, financial management decision makers, executives), TPAs, solution providers, brokers, advisors, consultants, and administrators of regional health plan providers to LEARN, CONNECT and SHARE through The Institute’s publication, CDHC Solutions Magazine, its live conference series FORUM East and FORUM West, and its online networking community at As a catalyst for the growth of the health care consumerism movement, The Institute deepens the conversation and collaboration between its invested stakeholders.

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