The convergence of several significant emerging market and policy trends, namely high inflation, record-low unemployment, a divided Congress, and the end of the COVID-19 public health emergency, has created a unique set of challenges for healthcare organizations. To discuss these trends and their impact on key healthcare issues, such as patient engagement, the migration to value-based care, analytics adoption, the use of alternative care sites, and patient privacy, Health Catalyst's General Counsel, Dan Orenstein, and Vice President of Market Insights, Tim Zenger, will be hosting a discussion. This convergence of trends poses significant challenges for healthcare organizations, and it is important for them to be prepared to address these challenges effectively.
Tim Zenger is a seasoned leader with a wealth of experience in the healthcare industry. Tim currently serves as the Vice President of Market Insights at Health Catalyst, where he utilizes his expertise to help drive business growth and strategic decision-making. Before joining Health Catalyst, Tim served as an executive at KLAS Research, where he oversaw research operations and led consulting services. Through his work, Tim gained invaluable insights into market landscapes, competitive dynamics, and customer experiences, all of which have contributed to his reputation as a thought leader in the healthcare industry. With a background in investment banking at Goldman Sachs and Piper Sandler, Tim is no stranger to the world of finance. He is skilled in building and maintaining risk models for secondary fixed-income and public finance securities, bringing a unique perspective to his role at Health Catalyst. Over the years, Tim has conducted hundreds of long-form qualitative interviews and directed dozens of quantitative studies, making him a master of research and analysis. He holds a Master of Business Administration from the University of Utah and a Bachelor's degree in Finance from Brigham Young University
Dan Orenstein is the General Counsel and Secretary of the Board at Health Catalyst, Inc. (NASDAQ: HCAT), a provider of data and analytics technology and services to healthcare organizations. Orenstein led the legal work for Health Catalyst’s 2019 IPO, and was deeply involved in the transformation of the company’s business and contracting model to subscription technology and services. Prior to joining Health Catalyst, Orenstein worked at athenahealth, Inc. as General Counsel. At athenahealth, Orenstein helped to steer the company through a period of rapid and sustained growth, including supporting the company’s 2007 IPO, standardizing and scaling the company’s revenue contracting processes, and advising on service design to ensure compliance with health regulations. Prior to that, Orenstein practiced in the areas of corporate, intellectual property, and healthcare law with law firms in Boston and Washington, D.C. He has written and presented on a number of topics involving healthcare law and technology. Orenstein received his bachelor’s degree from Columbia University and his law degree from the Georgetown University Law Center.