"The groupthink that exists among scholars of healthcare, among policymakers, among politicians—even among the public—is alarming."
A new world of medical entrepreneurship is growing. Concierge and cash-only practices, walk-in cash clinics, medical tourism, and cost-sharing plans are just a few of the ways free-market approaches are changing the landscape. Our expert speakers will discuss several of these developments, and more.
Recorded in Salem, New Hampshire, on June 17, 2021.
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Gayle Brekke is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries and has nearly twenty years of experience as a health actuary and business leader with Sun Life Financial, formerly Assurant Employee Benefits. Gayle has participated in many committees and work groups of the Society of Actuaries and the American Academy of Actuaries. She holds an MBA in Healthcare Leadership from Rockhurst University and a BA in Mathematics from Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota.