"2017 Healthcare Trends – Breaking the Inertia"

A 1999 graduate of UNMC College of Pharmacy, Dr. Handke has previously served as senior vice president of providers and products at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska.  In this role he oversaw provider networks, pharmacy, medical management and product development functions.  Dr. Handke now serves as CEO of Nebraska Health Network, a unique collaborative partnership between Methodist Health System and Nebraska Medicine that has served the Omaha and surrounding areas over the last seven years.  Dr. Handke's role at Nebraska Health Network is to create new partnerships with insurers, employers and brokers to find ways to deliver high quality care in a sustainable, cost efficient manner.