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Wednesday Hot Topic #1 – Employer Perspectives: Walmart and Direct Provider Partnerships for Superior Employee Health

Wednesday, March 25th

About the Session

Join the conversation with Lisa Woods, senior director, strategy & design US benefits, Walmart, who strives to ensure that more than a million of Walmart associates have access to benefits that are comprehensive, affordable and competitive. During this discussion, hear about Walmart’s strategy for Centers of Excellence, narrow network plans and direct contracting with ACOs to deliver superior employee health outcomes. Additionally, she will share information about Walmart’s direct partnership with world-class health centers including: Cleveland Clinic, Johns Hopkins Hospital, the Mayo Clinic, Geisinger Medical Center, Mercy Springfield, Ochsner Health System and many others offering alternative solutions toward the delivery of value-based care.

Presented By

Lisa Woods

Senior Director, U.S. Strategy & Design of Benefits
Walmart Stores Inc.