Leaning In: How Payers Are Responding to the Pandemic, Systemic Racism and Health Disparities

Issues of epic proportion are forcing payers, providers, policymakers and the populace alike to challenge the status quo, especially when it comes to fair and equal access to healthcare and coverage. Sen. Bill Frist, M.D., and Florida Blue President and CEO Pat Geraghty get real about the social dilemmas dogging progress and what healthcare payers, providers and technology players can do about it.

This discussion originally aired during the 7th Annual Emids Healthcare Summit in November 2020 and can also be found at A Second Opinion.


  • Senator Bill Frist, MD, Cressey & Company
  • Patrick J. Geraghty, GuideWell, President and CEO

About the Emids Healthcare Summit

The Emids Healthcare Summit is an intimate event featuring dialogue and relationship building with leaders from across healthcare tackling our industry’s biggest challenges head-on. This invitation-only summit brings together C-levels and leading executives from the healthcare industry to discuss the future of healthcare consumerism. Learn more here.

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