Jim Knutson

Jim Knutson

Risk Manager and HR Director
Aircraft Gear Corporation

Jim Knutson has been Risk Manager and Human Resources Director of Aircraft Gear Corporation in Rockford, Illinois, a manufacturer of components for the aviation and auto industries, since 1989. He is responsible for all corporate risk management, compensation and benefit programs. Jim is a member of The Midwest Business Group on Health and serves on its Board. He is also active with Catalyst For Payment Reform, a member of the Business Advisory Group to the Joint Commission For the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, , and a board member and treasurer of The Healthcare Incentives Improvement Institute. Jim received his bachelors degree from Marquette University and his law degree from Northern Illinois University.

All Sessions by Jim Knutson

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