Audio Conference on
The Role of Behavior Modification in Disease Management and Health:
New Perspectives on How You Can Maximize Your Program's Effectiveness

Wednesday, August 10, 2005
1:30-3:00 p.m. (Eastern)
Press Release
Contact: Melanie Matthews
888-446-3530 phone

MANASQUAN NJ USA July 27, 2005: Increasingly healthcare organizations are realizing that patients who don't modify their own behavior to meet their health-related goals are one of the key reasons disease management programs don't work.

The Role of Behavior Modification in Disease Management and Health: New Perspectives on How You Can Maximize Your Program's Effectiveness, an August 10, 2005 audio conference, will examine what strategies you can use to get patients to modify their behaviors for healthy lifestyles.

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Please reference the following customer code when ordering: RBMPGH

During this 90-minute audio conference, your expert panel of speakers, Dr. Rick Botelho, professor of family medicine at the URMC Family Medicine Center, Dr. Richard Citrin, vice president of EAP solutions at UPMC Health Plan and Michael Thompson, principal with PriceWaterHouseCoopers, will provide you with strategies you can use to:

  • Increase the role of leadership and stakeholders in population health management;
  • Use benefit-related incentives;
  • Drive participation in employer-sponsored health plans and see results using a population health orientation;
  • Implement specific strategies for health behavior change;
  • Integrate behavior change strategies with a health plan to deliver to an employee base;
  • Structuring effective interventions;
  • Implement individual change strategies;
  • Help patients maintain their change in behaviors;
  • Motivate "resistant" patients; and
  • Go beyond the limits of evidence-based medicine. .

The audio conference will be held on August 10, 2005 at 1:30 pm Eastern time.

Can't make the scheduled date and time of the conference? See the "On-Demand" or CD-ROM options described below.

You can "attend" this program right in your office and enjoy significant savings no travel time or hassle; no hotel expenses. Its so convenient! Invite your staff members to participate.

Your registration fee covers one telephone line from your site. Include as many individuals from your organization as you wish - there is no additional charge. Gather in a conference room and use a speakerphone.

Train your entire department for one low price!

Who Will Benefit?

CEOs, medical directors, health plan executives, performance improvement and quality improvement managers, executives responsible for consumer-driven healthcare plans, case managers, risk managers and business development and strategic planning directors and pharmaceutical executives.

Program Materials:

Program materials, the call access number and PDF links for the presentation files will be provided approximately one week before the program date via e-mail.

Please Note:

Participation in the call is just $227 per site and allows access to ONE phone line for an unlimited number of listeners at the site. We offer attractive discounts for organizations calling in from more than one location. Call (888) 446-3530 for more information.

Mark your calendar now and take a moment to register either online at the program Web site: Or, call (888) 446-3530.

How The Audio Conference Works:

The conference lasts approximately 90 minutes with the last 30 minutes devoted to your questions.

No special equipment is needed; a toll-free number will be provided.

A week before the conference, you will receive instructions via e-mail on how to dial into the conference and links to download the speaker's presentations. So be sure to include your e-mail address.

Submit Your Questions:

You are invited to submit your questions in advance of the program to ensure that your questions are answered. Please e-mail your questions to no later than noon on August 5, 2005. We will attempt to answer your questions during the audio conference. However, time constraints limit the number of questions that can be answered during the live Q&A so be sure to get your questions in early.

Five Easy Ways To Register For:
The Role of Behavior Modification in Disease Management:
How You Can Maximize your Program's Effectiveness

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  2. Fill out the registration form below and e-mail to:
  3. Call: (888) 446-3530
  4. Fax registration form to: (732) 292-3073
  5. Mail registration to: Healthcare Intelligence Network, PO Box 1442,
    Wall, NJ 07719-1442

Please reference this customer code when registering: RBMPGH

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The Role of Behavior Modification in Disease Management:
How You Can Maximize your Program's Effectiveness

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[ ] Yes! I want to maximize the results of my disease management programs by modifying the behaviors of my members. Please register me for "The Role of Behavior Modification in Disease Management: How You Can Maximize Your Program's Effectiveness," today for $227.

PRICING: Register Today and Receive the Early Bird Discount

4 cost-effective registration options:

  1. [ ] $297 for the live audio conference, audio conference on CD-ROM, PLUS a printed transcript of the conference proceedings (CD-ROM and transcript is shipped approximately three weeks after the program.) ($337 after 8/5/05)

  2. [ ] $247 for the recorded audio conference and presentation materials on CD-ROM includes printed transcript, if you cannot participate in the live program. (Shipped approximately three weeks after the program.)

  3. [ ] $227 for the On-Demand service, which provides you the opportunity to listen in at your leisure via your computer and a web browser (includes the agenda and presentation materials).

  4. [ ] $227 per dial-in telephone line per site to participate in the live program and receive the presentaion materials. No limit in the number of participants per site.
    ($277 after 8/5/05)

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Cancellation Policy: To receive a refund, notice is required at least seven business days prior to the audio conference. With proper notice, fees are refunded minus a $40 service fee. No refunds are given for cancellations received with less than seven days notice. The Healthcare Intelligence Network reserves the right to cancel or reschedule an audio conference due to unforeseen circumstances.
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