Brian Klepper, PhD

Brian Klepper, PhD

Principal
Worksite Health Advisors

Brian Klepper is a health care analyst, commentator and entrepreneur. He is a Principal of Healthcare Performance Inc., a health care strategy and business development practice, and CEO/Principal of Worksite Health Advisors, a benefits consultancy focused on linking high performance/high impact health care organizations with purchasers. He founded and moderates a popular professional health care listserv, Healthcare Hackers, which is a discussion forum on health care high performance and value, and which has about 850 participating benefits managers, benefits advisors and innovative vendors.

An active author and speaker, Dr. Klepper has provided health care commentary to CBS Evening News, the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, and the Washington Post. He has published widely in health care trade and academic publications, and in newspapers nationally.

Brian is a regular contributor to Employee Benefits News, the Health Affairs Blog, the Health Care Blog, the Doctor Weighs In, Kevin MD and other expert health care blogs. He is a reviewer for Health Affairs and The Journal of Ambulatory Care Management.

He is an Advisor to the Lundberg Institute and to several for profit health care organizations.

In his spare time, Brian is an offshore sailor.

All Sessions by Brian Klepper, PhD

Value-Based Care & Network Contracting Track Tuesday May 24, 2022
2:20 pm - 3:05 pm

Employer Strategies to Utilize High-Performance Specialty Networks and Optimize Outcomes

  • Learn how employers can implement high-performance models including bundled arrangements, COEs, and direct-primary care to deliver high-quality, high-value care
  • Leverage employer-provider partnerships to minimize wasteful spend and high-cost surgeries
  • Explore innovations in employer-driven direct contracting arrangements to bring care closer to employees and significantly improve outcomes
Moderator: Brian Klepper

Employer Direct Contracting Track Tuesday May 24, 2022
2:20 pm - 3:05 pm

Employer Strategies to Utilize High-Performance Specialty Networks and Optimize Outcomes

  • Learn how employers can implement high-performance models including bundled arrangements, COEs, and direct-primary care to deliver high-quality, high-value care
  • Leverage employer-provider partnerships to minimize wasteful spend and high-cost surgeries
  • Explore innovations in employer-driven direct contracting arrangements to bring care closer to employees and significantly improve outcomes
Moderator: Brian Klepper

Self-Insurance Strategies Track Monday May 23, 2022
11:25 am - 12:10 pm

Opportunities for Self-Funded Employers to Customize Benefit Offerings to Effectively Meet Employee Needs and Control Healthcare Spend

  • Uncover strategies to tailor employee health benefits and personalize care
  • Determine which benefits to keep and which benefits to remove
  • Learn about effective approaches including direct contracting to offer benefits at no/low-cost to employees
  • Leverage stakeholder partnerships to provide timely access to care and optimize health outcomes
  • Implement novel models to close care gaps while reducing unnecessary ER visits and improving outcomes Understand the role of digital technology in engaging employees/plan members, treatment navigation support, and care coordination