Music City Center | Nashville, TN

Thanks for an amazing 2018 Festival! Mark your calendars for next year, August 19-21 in Nashville.

Come join the annual gathering of people who believe we can make healthcare better, together, presented by HCA Healthcare.

2019 Tickets

The 2019 Health:Further Festival is presented by

We are a community of doers and thinkers dedicated to building the future of health, and we gather once a year at our annual Festival

Missed the 2018 Health:Further Festival? We’ve got you covered. Check out these hand-crafted playlists covering a range of topics and themes from the event.

Keep up with the latest on The Future of Health Blog

Standardizing Healthcare Data | Niko Skievaski | Redox

  Niko Skievaski, Co-Founder of Redox, is a good friend of Health:Further. He and his team, and the Redox brand in general know how to have fun in a wild, challenging industry while solving some big big problems. The main problem they're working on is fragmentation...

Optimizing the Patient Journey | Carrie Liken | Yext

Carrie Liken is the head of industry for healthcare at Yext, a company that helps organizations manage their digital presence and the way people interact with their brands online. This conversation will be somewhat related to the podcast we released a few weeks ago...

Integrative Behavioral Health |Dr. Michael Genovese | Acadia Healthcare

Dr. Michael Genovese is the Chief Medical Officer of Acadia Healthcare. Our conversation comes at time when we at Health:Further are spending more and more time looking at behavioral and mental health from numerous angles. Clinician shortages and reimbursement...

Using Data Science and Artificial Intelligence to Improve Healthcare: Insights from Three Companies Leading the Way

Data science is a buzzy term not only in the technology sector but in the wider culture, as well. It has seeped into the common vernacular and promises increased insights and knowledge extracted from the vast quantity of data being generated every day. The use of data...

Meet the 2018 Festival’s Speakers

The best and brightest leaders in healthcare, from clinicians to investors, executives to entrepreneurs

R. Milton Johnson

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer | HCA Healthcare

Esther Dyson

Executive Founder | Wellville

Marcus Osborne

VP, Health & Wellness Transformation | Walmart

Jeff Thompson, MD

CEO Emeritus | Gundersen Health System

Jess Barron

Editor-in-Chief |

Stacey Chang

Founder & Executive Director | Design Institute for Health, UT Austin

Bruce Greenstein

EVP and Chief Innovation & Technology Officer | LHC Group

Marty Paslick

Chief Information Officer | HCA Healthcare
*Lead Judge for H:F18 Pitch Competition

Meet the lead judges for the 2018 Health:Further Pitch Competition

Marty Paslick

Chief Information Officer | HCA Healthcare

Beth Chase

Senior Managing Consultant | Ankura Consulting Group

Nicholas Holland

VP of Product / GM of Marketing Hub | HubSpot

David Klements

President & CEO | Qualifacts

Erik Larsen

Vice President, Special Assets Group | HCA Healthcare

Marcus Osborne

Vice President, Health & Wellness Transformation | Walmart

The fact that Nashville is the center of the healthcare industry makes it perfect for Health:Further.

The fact that it’s a great place to spend a week just makes it that much sweeter.

The 2018 Health:Further Festival was made possible by the generosity and support of our sponsors and partners, including

and many others!