Orange, CA (PRWEB) April 4, 2005
The Adaptive Business Leaders (ABL) Organization presents the Seventh Annual Innovations in HealthcareSM Event and Award Ceremony, the afternoon of May 18 in Newport Beach, California, open to ABL Members, as well as senior executives of therapeutic, diagnostic, medical device and healthcare information and services firms.
Innovations in HealthcareSM will honor nine innovative companies that are dramatically improving the way healthcare is delivered. A senior executive from each company will make a presentation and, at the EventÂs conclusion, attendees will vote who will take home the Platinum, Gold and Silver ABBY Awards. In addition, ABL will present its 2005 ÂLeadership in InnovationÂ Award to Kent Thiry, Chairman and CEO of DaVita Inc., the nationÂs largest independent provider of integrated dialysis services for patients suffering from chronic kidney failure.
The nine ABBY Finalists which will be showcased at the Event are: Care Level Management Â presented by Raouf Khalil, Chairman and CEO; Cogent Healthcare Â Ron Greeno, MD, Founder and Chief Medical Officer; FoxHollow Technologies Inc. Â Robert Thomas, CEO; HeartMath, LLC Â Bruce Cryer, CEO; IntraLase Corporation Â Robert Palmisano, CEO; Kaiser Permanente, So Cal Â Joel Hyatt, MD, Assistant Medical Director and Developer of the CMSS; Midwest Center for Stress & Anxiety, Inc. Â David Bassett, President; Prime Clinical Systems, Inc. Â Barry Ardelan, CEO; and Refractec, Inc. Â Mitch Campbell, CEO.
To register for Innovations in HealthcareSM Event and Award Ceremony, or for more information about it, the Finalists, and/or the ABL Organization, please visit abl.org.
About the Adaptive Business Leaders Organization:
Through its array of programs, the ABL Organization has helped enable the growth of healthcare and technology chief executives and their companies since its founding in 1983. Through focused, confidential, monthly Round Tables and regularly-scheduled Conferences and Events, Members help each other capitalize on market trends and opportunities, generally assuring they are well positioned for corporate and personal success.
Director of Member Services