August 2018
Employer & Healthcare Purchaser Newsletter

Kentucky and Southern Indiana's monthly compilation of important data, news, and events for employers and healthcare purchasers.
Data to Know
Workers in Recovery from Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Have Lowest Turnover Rates and Missed Days of Work
Source: National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) 2012-2014
Press Release
The  National Alliance of Healthcare Purchaser Coalitions , a non-profit network of business coalitions across the country, announced its slate of new officers for the Board of Governors...... Read More
Noteworthy KHC Blog Posts
I had the privilege to serve on and participate in both the Preventive Measures subcommittee and the Performance Measures Alignment Committee of the Kentuckiana Health Collaborative...... Read More
This week, I listened to a recent episode of one of my favorite podcasts, NPR’s Hidden Brain, which explores the unconscious patterns that drive human behavior. This particular episode..... . Read More
KHC Events
Aug. 23 | 7:30 am - 10:00 am

Employer Best Practice, Priority, and Challenges Round Robin Discussion

KHC Employers Only
Sept. 19 | 8:00 am - 10:00 am

Understanding Employer Challenges, Goals, and Needs for Addressing Opioid Use Disorder

All Employers

Sept. 11 | 7:30 am - 10:00 am

StAMINA's Mental Health Research on Youth and their Adult Allies Illuminates Urgent Need for Action

All Healthcare Stakeholders
National Alliance Offerings
The National Alliance of Healthcare Purchasing Coalitions collectively empowers purchasers to drive innovation, health and value for our companies, our communities and our country. The KHC is a member of the National Alliance.

National Alliance and Remedy Partners Collaborate to Accelerate Healthcare Payment Reform
The National Alliance of Healthcare Purchaser Coalitions  (National Alliance), a nonprofit network of business coalitions representing more than 12,000 purchasers and 45 million Americans, spending more than $300 billion on healthcare, and  Remedy Partners ...... Read More
August 13 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

HealthNEXT - An Evidence Based Strategy to Culture of Health 
November 12-14 | Washington, D.C

23rd Annual Forum: Leading the Future of Innovation, Health, and Value

This premier event brings together thought leaders, policymakers and key healthcare experts from across the country to share their insights and expertise. Interactive sessions center around emerging trends, innovations, and purchaser opportunities in the ever-changing healthcare marketplace. 

KHC members receive special discount pricing.
Kentuckiana Health Collaborative
1930 Bishop Lane, Suite 1023
Louisville, KY 40218
Phone: 502-238-3603