Healthcare finance leaders are facing a make-or-break moment: can they successfully guide their practices out of the pandemic? Make no mistake, this is their greatest challenge yet, and those who are successful will cement their status, not just as the keepers of what has happened, but as crucial drivers of the practice's future.
In this complimentary virtual event, Sage Intacct and leaders from across the healthcare sector will share strategies for healthcare finance leaders to up their game, raise their profile inside and outside their organizations, and set themselves (and the business) up for future success.
Chris Wolf, VP & Chief Technology Officer, Global Field & Industry, VMware
Chris serves as CTO, Global Field and Industry at VMware. In that role, he is responsible for helping to shape VMware’s long term technology vision, while ensuring that Research and Development priorities align with customer and industry needs. Wolf’s team drives thought leadership and industry alignment in a number of emerging areas, including Cloud, Edge, IoT, server platforms, HPC, and NFV. Chris also leads VMware’s 140+ member CTO Ambassador program, which further scales VMware R&D to customers and the technology community at large.
Prior to joining VMware, Chris was a Research Vice President for Gartner’s Technical Professionals service, where he managed the data center and private cloud research agenda. Before that, Chris was a founding member of the Data Center Strategies team at Burton Group, an independent virtualization consultant, and had stops at multiple colleges and at CommVault Systems along the way. Wolf’s IT and technology journey began in the US Marines.
Wolf holds a Master of Science degree in Information Technology from the Rochester Institute of Technology and has authored several technology book
With the year starting to wind down, it’s time to start thinking about where you should be spending your time, budget and energy to best prepare for 2022 – and how to go about getting buy-in from the organization to be successful. Join this discussion with experts from Sage Intacct’s ecosystem of implementation partners to learn where (and how) your peers are investing resources to position the finance team – and the organization – for success.
While the pandemic has spurred a wealth of technology changes for clinicians delivering patient care, the healthcare finance team is no different. Some are thriving with cloud-based solutions and automated workflow capabilities. Others are modeling the impact of new products and services with artificial intelligence. And even more are harnessing the power of clinical data by connecting to electronic medical records (EMR) for richer financial insights. What’s important and where to begin? Hear from our panel of marketplace experts for a rundown of the top technologies to watch.
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Private equity (PE) continues to expand its scope and reach in healthcare. Is your organization currently owned by a PE firm? Are you in a segment of the healthcare industry that is targeted by PE? Hear from Sage Intacct’s healthcare PE expert and a healthcare PE partner to better understand what areas of the market PE firms are watching, what this might mean for privately held companies, and how portfolio finance executives at PE-owned companies can keep ownership well-informed on the accomplishments of the organization.
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