|By Business Wire||
|March 10, 2014 02:33 PM EDT||
CareView Communications, Inc. ("CareView" or the "Company") (OTCQB: CRVW), an information technology provider to the healthcare industry, announced it is a Bronze Sponsor of the Women Business Leaders (WBL) of the U.S. Health Care Industry Foundation and WBL's 13th Annual Summit. The WBL Summit will be a peer gathering of more than 180 Board members, CEOs, and other senior executive women from the $3 trillion health care industry. The three day event will be a forum for cross-industry dialogue to help these senior leaders study misalignment and the often-competing demands of their industry. The Summit also focuses on increasing visibility for senior executive women from the health care industry for board of director and CEO positions with companies across the entire U.S. economy. The Summit will be held March 12-14 at the Fairmont Princess in Scottsdale, Arizona.
Sandra McRee, CareView's Chief Operating Officer, stated, "We are proud to be a first-time sponsor of the WBL Foundation and support senior executive women in healthcare. Today's changing healthcare environment demands more clinical and visionary leaders and WBL is a great source for helping develop those leaders."
Notable speakers at the Summit include:
- Stanford Graduate School of Business Professor Deborah Gruenfeld, a thought leader involved with “Lean In,” who will lead a session on Power, Influence & Body Language
- Alexandra Drane, Former Chief Visionary Officer and Founder of Eliza Corporation and Board Member, TEDMED who will discuss the issue of Big Data in health care
- Angela Braly, Board Member of Procter & Gamble and Lowe’s Companies and former Chair, Wellpoint who will share her thoughts on the outlook for the insurance industry and lessons from the top
- Author Jackie Huba who will share lessons in customer loyalty
- Hope Vaughn of Corinthian Capital Partners who will discuss what mergers, acquisitions and private equity ownership mean for leadership
- Bestselling Author Connie Dieken who will discuss building your brand, establishing trust and gaining lasting influence
Other sponsors of the Summit include: UnitedHealthGroup, Deloitte, McKesson, Medecision, Pinstripe Healthcare, Catholic Health Initiatives, DST Health Solutions, MintzLevin, Navigant, Allen & Shariff, Aveus, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana, Centene Corporation, CIGNA, GlaxoSmithKline, Healthcare Leadership Council, Norton Rose Fulbright, Physicians Pharmacy Alliance, TEAMHealth, Theravance, Inc., Trustmark Companies, ValueOptions, WellPoint, HealthHelp, Herman Miller Healthcare, LockeLord LLP, FSR, Medsolutions, Morgan Stanley, and founding sponsor EpsteinBeckerGreen.
For more information about the WBL Summit, visit www.wblsummit.org.
About CareView Communications, Inc.
CareView's mission is to be the leading provider of products and on-demand application services for the healthcare industry by specializing in bedside video monitoring, archiving and patient care documentation systems and patient entertainment services. Through the use of telecommunications technology and the Internet, our products and on-demand services will greatly increase the access to quality medical care and education for both consumers and healthcare professionals. We offer the next generation of patient care through our unique data and patient monitoring system that connects patients, families and healthcare professionals (the "CareView System®"). Our proprietary, high-speed data network system may be deployed throughout a healthcare facility to provide the facility with recurring revenue and infrastructure for future applications. Real-time bedside and point-of-care video monitoring and recording improve efficiency while limiting liability, and entertainment packages and patient education enhance the patient's quality of stay. Through continued investment in patient care technology, we are helping hospitals and assisted living facilities build a safe, high quality healthcare delivery system that best serves the patient, while striving for the highest level of patient satisfaction and comfort. CareView is dedicated to working with all types of hospitals, nursing homes, adult living centers and selected outpatient care facilities domestically and internationally.
Corporate offices are located at 405 State Highway 121 Bypass, Suite B-240, Lewisville, TX 75067. More information about the Company is available on the Company’s website at www.care-view.com.
Questions may be directed to Sandra McRee, Chief Operating Officer, at (972) 943-6044 or at [email protected].
The Women Business Leaders of the U.S. Health Care Industry Foundation™ is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization comprised of a network of more than 3,000 senior executive women and women board members in the WBL network. WBL crosses silos and is a place for women on the executive teams of insurance, hospitals, life sciences, and other types of health care companies to have honest conversations about their industry. The mission of WBL is to connect and convene senior executive women from across the health care industry to create meaningful cross-sector relationships, expand their leadership, and harness their collective power to improve the industry. To learn more, visit wbl.org.