National Forum on Hospitals, Health Systems and Population Health

Partnerships to Build a Culture of Health


Novo Nordisk

Novo Nordisk is a health care company with a 90-year history of innovation and achievement in diabetes care. Novo Nordisk is Changing Diabetes® by helping to improve diabetes care through partnerships, research, products and services that make a significant difference to patients, the medical profession and society at large. Our portfolio of diabetes pharmaceuticals and delivery systems is the most comprehensive available and now includes the first human glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) analog for the treatment of diabetes. For more information visit or call (609) 987-5800.


Davis Wright Tremaine

Davis Wright Tremaine is dedicated to providing excellent legal services, and delivering them in a manner customized to each client's particular needs and preferences. This commitment has remained intact for decades as the firm has grown across the nation and to China. Today, Davis Wright is a full-service firm with approximately 500 lawyers in nine offices on the east and west coasts of the United States and in Shanghai. We are recognized for excellence in a broad number of areas, with 89 of our attorneys across 31 practice areas cited as leaders in their fields in the most recent Chambers USA guide, and over 140 of our attorneys across 56 practice areas included in the 2015 edition of "The Best Lawyers in America."

Healthy Communities Institute (HCI)

Healthy Communities Institute® (HCI) provides the leading web-based platform that supports hospitals' population health management and community health improvement initiatives. The HCI web-based tools provide health indicator dashboards, access to nationally recognized promising practices, analytic and reporting tools and other features that enable organizations to:

  • Target at-risk populations
  • Focus resources
  • Build partnerships
  • Launch targeted programs
  • Track and measure progress
  • Comply with regulatory and tax-exempt requirements
  • Efficiently report back to key stakeholders

In use in over 33 states, the platform covers more than 133 million lives across the United States. Headquartered in Berkeley, CA, the company's multi-disciplinary team is comprised of healthcare information technology veterans, academicians, health informatics experts, epidemiologists, urban planners and Internet developers.