Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce Announces Keynote Speaker and Job Fair to Round Out Health Care Summit

Mar 20, 2015 | Chamber News

Chief Medical Officer and Executive Vice President, John Hensing, MC, FACP, of Banner Health will provide the keynote presentation for the 2015 Health Care In Your Future Summit on Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 7:30 a.m. at the Embassy Suites Conference Center.

Dr. Hensing will open the Summit event with his presentation, A New Era of Accountable Care in US Healthcare.

Other topics throughout the day include, The Changing Physical Landscape of Health Care in Northern Colorado, Driving Innovation in Health Care in Northern Colorado with a showcase of innovative health care solutions from our region, and a presentation from Tatiana Bailey, Ph.D., the Executive Director of the Southern Colorado Economic Forum and her take on Health Care in the US – A Bird’s Eye View.

Tickets for the Health Care In Your Future Summit are now on sale and can be purchased at Individual tickets are $40 for members and $50 for non-members. Tables of 10 can be purchased for $350.

The event, now in its fourth year, has added a job fair component designed specifically for the healthcare industry. Healthcare companies seeking employees can attend the job fair for free by registering at The Health Care In Your Future Job Fair will take place immediately after the Summit from 12 – 3 p.m. at the Embassy Suites.

Potential health care applicants are encouraged to attend and should be prepared to provide a resume and speak with potential employers on site. The Job Fair is a collaboration between the Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce, the Larimer County Workforce Center, Employment Services of Weld County, and the Health Sector Partnership.

The Summit aims to provide members of the business community the opportunity to discuss developments in healthcare, the outlook of the healthcare industry in the region, and actions that could strengthen our local healthcare sector.

The event agenda, information, and resources for the Health Care In Your Future Summit can be found at

Sponsors for the Health Care Summit include:

Gold Sponsors: Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield, Banner Health Services, BizWest, Columbine Health Systems, Kaiser Permanente, Northern Colorado Rehabilitation Hospital/Northern Colorado Long Term Acute Hospital and UC Health

Silver Sponsors: Associates in Family Medicine, P.C., Emergency Physicians of the Rockies, H+L Architecture, Halcyon Hospice and Palliative Care , Little C’s Custom/Arjo Century Distributing, Northern Colorado Anesthesia Professional Consultants LLP, Sherman & Howard LLC and Team Health.

Bronze Sponsors: 50 Plus Marketplace News Inc., BC Interiors, Cigna HealthCare, Denver Syrup Company, Eyecare Associates, P.C., Horty Springer, Humana, JE Dunn Construction, MDI Archieve. Inc., NCP AmSan, Orthopaedic & Spine Center of the Rockies, Rocky Mountain Family Physicians, Spring Creek Health Care Center, The Senior Voice and The Women’s Clinic of Northern Colorado

Supporting Sponsors: Advanced Medical Imaging Consultants P.C., Airgas, Allergy & Asthma Center of the Rockies, Aspen House, Brookdale Senior Living, Colorado Choice Health Plans, Elevations Credit Union, EON, Good Samaritan Society – Fort Collins Village, Hearing Rehab Center, Home Instead Senior Care, IBMC College, IT Solved, Mountain Wellness, LLC, Pathways Hospice, Pinnacle HealthCare Consulting, Red Pine, Right at Home, Seven Lakes Memory Care, Stanley Healthcare Solutions and U.S Health Advisors

Print Sponsor: AlphaGraphics

About the Fort Collins Area Chamber

The Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce is the leading membership-based organization in Northern Colorado, dedicated to helping business succeed. Investing in the Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce puts members in contact with more than 1,100 business owners and managers in the market. For more that 100 years, the Fort Collins Area Chamber has influenced efforts to maintain and grow the business community in Fort Collins. For more information about the Chamber call (970) 482-3746 or visit