2020 Agenda

This year’s agenda will focus on strategies for operating in a new healthcare environment to include discussion of innovations that improve operations, cost savings and patient outcomes.


The Resort at Pelican Hill

Synergy Summit 2020 will be held at the spectacular Resort at Pelican Hill in Newport Beach, CA. This Five Diamond, Forbes 5 resort boasts a 36-hole, Tom Fazio-designed golf course, a Five-Star Spa, six onsite restaurants, a spectacular coliseum pool, shopping, and more.

2020 Agenda

March 22


Opening Reception

Cocktails and Dinner


Overlooking the Crystal Cove coast, the reception is hosted on the spectacular outdoor grounds at The Resort at Pelican Hill.

March 23


Session 1

State of the Industry


A perspective on the current and future industry outlook including industry and market trends, significant reimbursement and policy directions, and business impacts and realities for LTC providers.

Session 2

Industry Perspectives: LTC Executives


Leading long-term care executives present their strategies for increasing revenue, capturing additional market share, and preparing for the future.

Session 3

Industry Perspectives: Hospital Executives


Executives from prominent hospital systems discuss key initiatives and their impact on LTC providers, and what’s important to them in selecting PAC partners.

Session 4

Innovation/Smart Tank Panel


Lively panel of innovative PAC technologies, services, and ideas that improve patient care and/or operating margins. Will include a judges panel selected from attendees.



Following Monday’s educational sessions, a number of group activities will be available including world-class golf, hiking, and a sea excursion. Attendees can also relax poolside at the cabana, or enjoy any of the other amenities at The Resort at Pelican Hill.



Evening will feature a motivational speaker and dinner, followed by a themed casino night and entertainment.

March 24


Session 5

Post-Acute Collaboratives


A discussion of new collaborative and partnership models where providers can come together to demonstrate and realize value as operational, financial, and market pressures continue to mount.

Session 6

Industry Perspectives: Payer Executives


Payer executives discuss key initiatives and their impact on LTC providers, and what’s important to them in selecting PAC partners.

Session 7

New Deal Structures Panel


Industry leaders offer diverse perspectives on innovative models and deal structures that can mitigate market pressures and help providers succeed in a new healthcare environment.

Session 8

PDPM Strategies and Trends


Operator executives discuss key trends and outcomes from the first 6 months of PDPM to include strategies for increasing revenue within the new model.

Session 9

Wrap-Up Session


Summary of content with suggestions for actionable takeaways.

Every minute at Synergy Summit is carefully considered— allowing attendees to leave more inspired about making a difference in healthcare.

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