David Smith: An Open Letter to My Health Care Colleagues

If you’re not a health care worker or manufacturer of essential medical equipment or technology, sit down. March 22, 2020 – Your neighborhood’s only grocery store has a five-alarm fire. First responders are feverishly rescuing people and attempting to extinguish the flames with a powerful hose. Seeing the distress and chaos you assume that surely

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The Health Care Council of Chicago releases “2018-2019 State of Chicago Health Care” report

Chicago, IL, February 25, 2020 – The Health Care Council of Chicago (HC3), a member-led organization creating uncommon alignment to improve the health and vitality of Chicago, has released the third edition of its annual “State of Chicago Health Care” report exclusively focused on the vibrant health care ecosystem in Chicago and outlying areas. The

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Cheryl Matochik, Commercial Insurance Industry Expert, Joins Third Horizon Strategies as Managing Director

Chicago, IL, January 9, 2020 – Third Horizon Strategies (THS) is pleased to announce that Cheryl Matochik, former senior vice president of strategic resources & initiatives at The Council of Insurance Agents & Brokers (CIAB), has joined the firm as a managing director and partner. At THS, Cheryl will create a new line of business

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The Health Care Council of Chicago forms partnership to address community violence as a public health focus

Chicago, IL, December 12, 2019 – The Health Care Council of Chicago (HC3), a member-led organization creating uncommon alignment to improve the health and vitality of Chicago, has formed a partnership with Acclivus, Forward Health Group, and NowPow to enhance services for secondary violence prevention provided by Acclivus, a  Chicago-based organization dedicated to breaking the

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2019 Alliance Press Release: Updated ARMH-APM

2019 Press Announcement​ Health Care Alliance Announces Innovative Value-Based Payment Efforts for Addiction Treatment and Recovery in Five States and Washington D.C. The Alliance for Addiction Payment Reform in Collaboration with Remedy Launches a Comprehensive Episode of Care Definition for Implementation of the Addiction Recovery Medical Home – Alternative Payment Model   Chicago, IL –

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Greg Williams joins THS as First Managing Director

Greg Williams, Addiction System and Policy Expert, and Award-Winning Storyteller, Joins David Smith at Third Horizon Strategies as Managing Director Chicago, IL, April 10, 2019 – Third Horizon Strategies (THS) is proud to announce that Greg Williams, former Co-Founder and Executive Vice President of Facing Addiction with NCADD, has joined the firm as a managing

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Health care council “State of Chicago Health Care”

October 9, 2018 – Ahead of its two-year anniversary, the Health Care Council of Chicago (HC3), a collaborative of Chicago’s nationally-recognized health care industry players that drives solutions to the city’s most important health-related issues, has released its second annual report on the state of the Chicago health care industry. The report reaffirms that Chicago’s

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