Pay-for-performance programs, reimbursement cuts, quality improvement, the uninsured,
uncompensated care, healthcare costs, a growing emphasis on disease prevention and
health promotion, access to primary care and physician and staffing shortages were
just some of the issues demanding the attention of the healthcare industry this
year. Which of these topics will continue to consume the healthcare executive, and
what new challenges await the industry in 2008?

Join the Healthcare Intelligence Network for "Healthcare Trends and Forecasts in
a live 90-minute audio conference, scheduled for: Wednesday, October 10th,
2007 at 1:30 p.m. Eastern time, and discover what trends will shape the healthcare
industry next year.

Early Bird Registration: $267 per site to participate in the live program and receive
the conference materials when you sign up on or before October 5, 2007.

Please reference this customer code when registering: HTF1002H

This special audio conference will provide inside details on the current and emerging
trends in healthcare in 2008.


Industry experts from key areas of the healthcare industry will delve into the trends
that are shaping today's healthcare industry. You'll hear from Dr. Peter Kongstvedt,
a partner in the health and managed care consulting services division of Accenture, on
health plan trends, Nathan Kaufman, managing director for Kaufman Strategic
Advisors, on hospital trends, Dr. Joel Diamond, partner, with Diamond, Fera &
Associates and chief medical officer at dbMotion Inc., on trends impacting physician
groups and Elizabeth Opland, director of product development and deployment at
Gordian Health Solutions, on trends impacting the wellness and health promotion


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Who Will Benefit From This Audio Conference?

Presidents/CEOs, CFOs, chief operating officers, vice presidents, medical directors,
analysts, business development executives, consultants, directors, executive directors,
financial/business managers, marketing executives, principals and strategic planning

How the Audio Conference Works:

"Attend" this program right in your office and enjoy significant savings no travel
time or hassle; no hotel expenses. It's so convenient! Invite your staff members to
participate. Your registration fee covers one telephone hookup from your site.
Include as many individuals from your organization as you wish; there is no additional
charge. You might even want to invite some colleagues from your local area to join you
and share the cost. Gather in a conference room and use a speakerphone.

The conference lasts 90 minutes. This includes 30 minutes for the question and answer
period. No special equipment is needed. You will receive instructions via email one
week prior to the conference on how to dial and how to download the conference materials,
so be sure to include your email address!

Here's what participants said about previous years' programs:

"This conference was very useful from a trends perspective," according to a
product marketing manager at Siemens.

"The conference had excellent handouts and was useful as background knowledge about the
state of the healthcare industry and to grasp current and future trouble spots,"
to a senior research analyst with an information solutions company.

"It helped to set a perspective of forthcoming changes," according to an associate
with a healthcare investment banking firm.

"Good overview of industry dynamics," said Robert Mars with Siemens.

"Provided a broad overview of directions that IT and HCPs are taking," said Pamela
Garbarino with Columbia Mutliservice Market Management Office.

"Good concise overview of challenges, issues, and trends," said one participant.

Five Easy Ways To Register For:
Healthcare Trends and Forecasts in 2008

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  3. Contact the Healthcare Intelligence Network at: (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

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4 cost-effective registration options:

  1. [ ] $317 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.) ($367 after 10/5/07)

  2. [ ] $277 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. [ ] $267 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 — available 10/12/07.)

  4. [ ] $267 per dial-in telephone line per site to participate in the live program
    and receive the presentation materials. No limit to the number of participants
    per site. ($317 after 10/5/07)

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Cancellation Policy: To receive a refund, notice is required at least seven
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than seven days notice. The Healthcare Intelligence Network reserves the right to
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