15th Annual Medical Device Coverage & Reimbursement Conference

July 16-17, 2019 | Chicago, IL
Hilton Chicago Magnificent Mile Suites
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“I thought the conference was excellent!  Having a conference tailored to one discipline made each panel and contact relevant.”

Director, Compliance & Legal Affairs

“Great insight to hear payer perspective in contracting and account management and the changing healthcare landscape.”

Channel Liaison

“It was definitely an excellent well-rounded opportunity to meet new people, get new ideas, and get an in-depth education on what’s to come with the FDA collaborations.”

Quality Engineer
Centurion Medical Products

“It was very well organized event and high quality, the fact to have an IVD track was also interesting. Thanks, I will recommend the Q1 event!”

Regulatory Affairs – EMEA Regional Head

“The organization and support staff were fantastic! I’m looking forward to next year.”

Global Business Project Lead

About the Conference:

As health systems, patients and payers continue to apply pressure in the movement towards value-based care and reducing overall healthcare expenditure, medical device companies must continue to develop and deliver a robust value message which engages a range of stakeholders involved in coverage and reimbursement decisions. In order to succeed in this rapidly evolving environment, reimbursement and market access executives must deploy a wide range of tools and strategies to engage stakeholder customers in a unique and innovative way which comprehensively defines the product value for healthcare professionals and patients in the healthcare setting.

Topics to Be Addressed:

  • Rapidly evolving within a changing, value-based healthcare environment
  • Evolving product value message to support device reimbursement
  • Leverage of data beyond clinical evidence to support product access
  • Use of innovation in contracting and payment models for new products
  • Strategies and opportunities for advancing payer engagement

Program Highlights:

  • Robust platform of stakeholder perspectives:
    • Payer Medical Directors
    • Payer Contracting Executives
    • Hospital & Healthcare Customers:
      • Value Analysis Committees
      • Healthcare Professionals
      • Purchasing & Procurement
      • Financial Executives
    • Health Tech Assessment Groups
    • AMA Coding Decision Makers
    • Medical Association Leadership
  • Industry leadership perspectives & success stories
  • Future of medical products & increasing the value


75 Attendees

All attendees come directly from medical device companies

Distinguished Presenters

20 Speakers


Networking time is built into the agenda to allow industry peers to connect and exchange ideas

Open Dialogue and Group Share

Each presentation is followed by 10-15 minutes of open dialogue for questions and exchange of best practices

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