A national association of innovative & entrepreneurial
behavioral healthcare organizations
focused on the development of C-suite executives.

Most Innovative Member Award Winners - 2023

The following organizations and presenters earned the Most Innovative Member Award for 2023:

 Organization Presentation Presenters
 Spectrum HealthCare Group Logo

 From Status "Quo" to Status "No"

* Video
* Slides
  • April Rhodes, CEO
  • Sunshine Dean, VP of Business Development
  • Frank Gutierrez, VP of Information System
  • Jessie Peters, Project Strategist & Director of Anywhere Care Services


SteppingUp: A Journey to Better Mental and Physical Health through InSHAPE

* Video 
* Slides 
  • Marcie Herzog, VP of Community Services

Negotiating Value-Based Reimbursement & Getting Payor/Provider Alignment

* Video
* Slides
  • Jason Washburn, Chief Clinical Officer of Owl
  • Kathie Snell, Chief Strategy & Operations Officer, Aurora Mental Health & Recovery
  • Rob Bremer, Vice President, Network Strategy, Colorado Access
  • Gina Lasky, Managing Director, Behavioral Health at Health Management Associates

Centerstone Logo 

Simulation Training in Community Behavioral Health

* Video
* Slides
  • Shane Kuhlman, Chief Psychology Officer

 AltaPointe Health Logo 

Partnering With University Medical Systems for Integrated Primary and Behavioral Healthcare

* Video
* Slides
  • Tuerk Schlesinger, CEO
  • Sandra K. Parker, VP & Chief Medical Officer


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