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Tom Emerick and David Toomey

Tom Emerick and David Toomey
Thomas G. Emerick is the President of Emerick Consulting, LLC and Host of Cracking Health Costs. Tom has served on a variety of employer coalitions and associations, including being on the board of the influential National Business Group on Health, the U. S. Chamber of Commerce Benefit Committee, and many others. David Toomey is a senior healthcare executive with 30 years of extensive healthcare expertise in addressing the fragmentation within the healthcare system. He spent 25 years with two national insurance companies, before he spent close to 5 years in an early stage healthcare company. His experience includes revenue/P&L management and business development, with products ranging from transparency, wellness, performance networks, medical cost management, and clinical management programs.

Consumerism in Healthcare – Does it Work?

Emerick and Toomey explore whether consumer-directed (high deductible) health plans plus or minus cost transparency save purchasers money?
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The Unintended Cost Burden of the Affordable Care Act

While it’s hard to dispute the benefits of insurance for all, to be affordable, we must first address the drivers behind the high cost of health care.
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6 Important Claims Data Failures You Need to Know About

Mis-coding, mid-diagnosis, and incorrect analysis of claims data can prevent employers from fully understanding the cost drivers in their covered population. Tom Emerick and David Toomey explain why.