Change Healthcare to Present at Health 2.0 Conference and Employers 2.0 Pre-Conference

BRENTWOOD, Tenn., Oct. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Change Healthcare, the leading cost transparency and engagement company, announced today that Doug Ghertner, president and CEO, and Christopher Parks, founder and chief development officer, will present at the Health 2.0 conference Oct. 7-10 in San Francisco, Calif.

Parks will present at the Employers 2.0 pre-conference during the "Making Health Care Decisions and Health Care Exchanges" session. Parks' presentation will explain how Change Healthcare's Transparency Messenger™ platform is positioned to support healthcare exchanges by providing rich consumer communication, education and shopping tools to help individuals maximize their defined contribution healthcare spend.

As part of the "Payment Reform and Transparency: Tools for Financial Management and Decision-Making" panel at the Health 2.0 conference, Ghertner will highlight how Change Healthcare's Transparency Messenger platform and approach to personalization proactively delivers cost, and more importantly, savings information to the individual consumer. Additionally, Ghertner will use the opportunity to unveil Healthcare University, a new offering from Change Healthcare that transforms how individuals experience health benefits education.

About Change Healthcare

Change Healthcare Corporation ( launched in 2007 with a mission to engage consumers in obtaining personalized and actionable cost-savings information that changes the way they purchase healthcare services. Built on a database of medical, dental and pharmacy claims from a national client base, Change Healthcare delivers substantial savings to health plan members and employers. With an average engagement rate over 50 percent, the Company's web‐ based solution, Transparency Messenger™, is the only tool able to generate and proactively communicate immediate savings opportunities customized to the employee, their plan and local area.

SOURCE Change Healthcare