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2021 Healthcare Outcomes Performance Symposium

2021 Healthcare Outcomes Performance Symposium

Saturday, August 7, 2021


Course Description

HOPS brings together nationally renowned experts in patient care and the business of medicine. In addition to sessions on current treatment strategies, panel discussions will teach you to not only survive, but thrive, in the changing healthcare economic environment.

This exciting, in-depth program for providers, health system executives, and payors will focus on critical topics across the continuum of musculoskeletal care and healthcare business performance through a dynamic mix of didactic presentations, case-based discussions, expert debates, and lively panels. The panels will provide interaction with distinguished faculty members who will share their knowledge and expertise on a variety of relevant topics. Various tracks will allow attendees to select the specific clinical and business topics that most interest them.

This year, HOPS will be a hybrid event with live stream virtual tracks and panels on Saturday, August 7th. Enduring CME/CE/CNE content will be available after August 7th to those who register.

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August 7, 2021
7:45am - 8:00am Welcome, Wael Barsoum, MD & David Jacofsky, MD
8:00am - 9:15am Changing Dynamics: Hospital, Insurance, Policy, and Industry Perspectives
9:15am - 9:30am Break
9:30am - 10:45am Architecting a Musculoskeletal Population Health Model for the Future
10:45am - 11:00am Break
11:00am - 12:15pm Mythbusters: Is Orthopedic Practice Supported by the Evidence?


Wael Barsoum, MD

Dr. Wael Barsoum is an innovative, value-driven orthopedic surgeon with 20+ years of experience in promoting growth, performance, and leading change.  As President and Chief Transformation Officer, Dr. Barsoum leads HOPCo’s market transformation initiatives by further aligning stakeholders to continue the shift from volume-based care to value-based care models.  He also oversees HOPCo’s musculoskeletal service line hospital integration, musculoskeletal specialty hospitals, quality programs, and operational teams.

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David Jacofsky, MD

David J. Jacofsky, MD is an international speaker and respected authority in health care reform strategies for payors, providers, and health systems. Dr. Jacofsky has an extensive background in business management and is the founder, CEO, and Chairman of HOPCo (Health Outcomes Performance company), The CORE Institute®, and its affiliated entities. Consistent with his academic pursuits, Dr. Jacofsky is on the Editorial Review Board of The Journal of Arthroplasty, The Journal of Knee Surgery, The Journal of Hip Surgery, and Orthopedics. He is an inventor listed on over 30 patents.

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