GETTYSBURG, Pa. (November 14, 2021) — OPEN MINDS has announced that The 2022 OPEN MINDS Strategy &Innovation Institute will return live and in person to New Orleans on June 14 to 16, 2022. The focus of the 2022 institute is competitive performance—developing breakout strategies and growth plans for success in changing market landscape.

“The domains of the health and human service market serving consumers with chronic conditions and the most complex support needs has a new set of strategic factors, from new integrated care models, to hybrid service delivery, to evolving value-based partnerships,” said OPEN MINDS Chief Executive Officer Monica E. Oss. “Organizations in these market domains need is a performance edge. This year, the OPEN MINDS Strategy & Innovation Institute will focus on the performance needed to fuel strategies, growth plans, and long-term sustainability.”

Some other key sessions for this institute include:

  • Primary Care For Specialty Provider Organizations—Evaluating The Options
  • Are You The Wrong Size? Making Decisions About How Big Is Big Enough
  • Next Generation Care Coordination For Complex Consumers: Innovative Health Plan Programs
  • Emerging Hybrid Models For Addiction Treatment
  • Quality, Outcomes & Performance—What Metrics Matter?
  • The New Workforce Landscape—Planning For Shorter Tenure
  • Evaluating Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNF)-At-Home Models

The institute week will feature two executive summits and two executive seminars on Tuesday, June 14:

OPEN MINDS Gold, Silver, and Bronze Partners include Otsuka Market Access, Genoa Healthcare, Streamline Healthcare Solutions, Welligent, HiMS EHR Solutions For Integrated Health Care, DATIS HR Cloud, Relias, and TenEleven Group.

OPEN MINDS Affiliate Sponsors include Cantata Health Solutions, DrFirst, Eccovia, Ensoftek, Field Worker AI, GenoMind, Harris Coordinated Care Solutions, Humana Health Horizons, i2i Population Health, iCANotes, Iris Telehealth, Millin Associates, Owl, Sigmund Software, The Echo Group, and Tridiuum.

OPEN MINDS Association Partners include:

  • Alabama Council of Community Mental Health Boards
  • Alliance for Strong Families & Communities
  • California Alliance of Child and Family Services
  • California Council of Community Behavioral Health Agencies
  • Child Welfare League of America
  • Colorado Association of Family and Children’s Agencies
  • Colorado Behavioral Healthcare Council
  • Connecticut Community Nonprofit Alliance
  • Florida Council for Community Mental Health
  • Community Behavioral Health Association of Maryland
  • Minnesota Assoc. of Community Mental Health Programs
  • Missouri Coalition of Children’s Agencies
  • National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers
  • New Jersey Alliance for Children, Youth & Families
  • New Jersey Association of Community Providers
  • New Jersey Association of Mental Health and Addiction Agencies
  • The Ohio Council of Behavioral Health and Family Services Providers
  • Rehabilitation & Community Providers Association
  • Vermont Council of Developmental and Mental Health Services
  • Virginia Association of Community Services Boards (VACSB)
  • West Virginia Behavioral Healthcare Providers Association
  • Together Georgia
  • Iowa Association Of Community Providers

For more information and to register for this exclusive institute, visit

Registration cost is included in Elite-level subscriptions to the OPEN MINDS Circle market intelligence service. For more information on the program, sponsorship opportunities, or media inquiries, contact the Executive Education & Events team, at 717-334-1329 or


OPEN MINDS is a national market intelligence, management consulting, and marketing services firm specializing exclusively in the markets of the health and human service field that serve consumers with chronic conditions and complex support needs. OPEN MINDS’ mission is to provide payers, service provider organizations, and technology and scientific firms that serve these consumers with the market and management knowledge needed to improve their organizational efficiency and effectiveness.

COVID-19 Risk Management Plan August 11, 2021

We are excited to return to sunny southern California for The 2021 OPEN MINDS Management Best Practices Institute at the picturesque Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa, August 23-26, 2021. To help plan your in-person attendance, visit for a schedule of events happening throughout the week.

The resurgence of the COVID Delta variant has certainly created new challenges for the country and for our families. Fortunately, the available COVID vaccinations have been very successful in preventing symptomatic infections and illness. But I did want to let you know that our team at OPEN MINDS is committed to making our executive events as safe as possible and have an active risk management plan in place. I wanted to share with you the key elements of our plan:

We will continue to monitor any changes in the CDC recommendations for the continued safety of the public. If you have any concerns or questions, feel free to reach out to a member of our team at or by phone at 877-350-6463. We look forward to seeing you at The 2021 OPEN MINDS Management Best Practices Institute.

Monica E. Oss
Chief Executive Officer

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