Healthcare Consulting Firm Leaders Keynote Spring Managed Care Forum

CHICAGO (April 25, 2017) – Leading accounting and advisory firm Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) announced Healthcare Consulting Leaders David Gregory and Mike Patti will be the keynote speakers at the National Association of Managed Care Physicians (NAMCP) Medical Directors Institute 2017 Spring Managed Care Forum on April 27 and 28 in Orlando.

Gregory and Patti kick off the forum on Friday morning with the keynote session that will offer a perspective from both the provider and the payer, Managed Care Contracting Strategies: Planning for Value-Based Care Arrangements. “Baker Tilly offers a unique perspective to the shift in the focus of healthcare delivery,” Gregory said. “Mike and I work closely together bringing knowledge and experience from both the payer and the provider side and are able to create a solution that produces unparalleled results due to this collaboration. Our keynote will deliver this angle while discussing changes, challenges and opportunities we are seeing from the value-based care movement.”

The presentation will:

  • Describe the critical success factors involved in value-based care contracting
  • Explain the terms associated with specific value-based contracting models
  • Outline specific steps that will assist payers and providers in preparing for value-based contracting

The Managed Care Forum brings together members and other healthcare executives from three associations: the NAMCP, the American Association of Managed Care Nurses (AAMCN) and the American Association of Integrated Healthcare Delivery Systems (AAIHDS).

Baker Tilly’s healthcare practice is comprised of tax, audit and advisory professionals that work with hundreds of hospitals, health systems and health plans developing new strategies for growth. The team has a vast array of financial, operational and strategic expertise covering the full spectrum of advisory services, including value-based service management, risk readiness, managed-care contracting and revenue cycle management. Connect with a Baker Tilly healthcare specialist at

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Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) is a nationally recognized, full-service accounting and advisory firm whose specialized professionals connect with clients and their businesses through refreshing candor and clear industry insight. With approximately 2,800 employees across the United States, Baker Tilly is ranked as one of the 15 largest accounting and advisory firms in the country. Headquartered in Chicago, Baker Tilly is an independent member of Baker Tilly International, a worldwide network of independent accounting and business advisory firms in 147 territories, with 33,600 professionals. The combined worldwide revenue of independent member firms is $3.4 billion.