Sound Mental Health CEO Presents at Health Care Conference

Contact: Steve McLean
Communications Director
(206) 302-2261

SEATTLE – February 28, 2013 – Leaders in the region’s top health care organizations, including Sound Mental Health’s David Stone, Ph.D., are participating in Health Care of the Future, Puget Sound Business Journal’s much anticipated health care summit, March 1, 2013. The health care event will be held at the Westin Hotel in downtown Seattle, from 7:30 to 11 a.m. and is expected to attract more than 500 leaders in healthcare, insurance and other businesses from across the region.

The forum brings some of the most strategic thinkers regionally to examine big changes emerging in health care and what those changes hold for the years to come. Joining Dr. Stone will be executives from Virginia Mason Health System, Evergreen Health, Group Health, UW Medicine, Providence/Swedish and others.

Dr. Stone’s presentation will examine behavioral health issues in the workplace, their impact and key preventive measures that may help control healthcare costs, improve workplace productivity and enhance the quality of life for employees.

Healthcare of the Future attracts hundreds of business leaders from around the region interested in learning about what’s next in health care and how it will shape future business strategies. To learn more about the event, visit the Puget Sound Business Journal.

About Sound Mental Health

Sound Mental Health is a private, tax-exempt organization that has provided a comprehensive array of mental health and related services to the King County community since 1966. Our goal is to help individuals and families achieve the highest level of independence and (mental) health possible. Services are tailored to meet the unique needs of different age, disability and cultural/ethnic groups. To learn more, visit www.smh.org.