Company to Discuss Health Care Transparency
Castlight Health announced today that its president, John Driscoll, will be presenting at the upcoming Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Conference. The event will take place September 10-12, 2012 at the Grand Hyatt in New York City.
Health care costs in the U.S. continue to rise, which places further financial burden on both employers and employees. Providing individuals with full transparency into the cost and quality of their care is critical to helping them make more informed decisions.
At the conference, Mr. Driscoll will discuss how Castlight is at the forefront of the health care transparency movement, helping employers lower their overall spending, while improving the quality of care for workers.
- What: Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Conference
- When: Monday, September 10, 2012, 3:00 – 3:30 p.m. ET
- Where: Grand Hyatt New York, 109 East 42nd Street, New York City, NY
- Who: John Driscoll, President, Castlight Health
“Introducing transparency into health care cost and quality will dramatically improve our country’s health care system,” said John Driscoll, President, Castlight Health. “Our mission from day one has been to transform the health care industry by giving all Americans access to high-quality care, while keeping their costs down. Working with Castlight, employers can help their employees make health care decisions that will provide them with better, more affordable care, leading to a healthier and more productive workforce.”
About Castlight Health
Castlight Health enables employers, their employees, and health plans to take control of health care costs and improve care. Named #1 on The Wall Street Journal’s list of “The Top 50 Venture-Backed Companies” for 2011 and one of Dow Jones’ 50 Most Investment-Worthy Technology Start-Ups, Castlight Health helps the country’s self-insured employers and health plans empower consumers to shop for health care. Castlight Health is headquartered in San Francisco and backed by prominent investors including Allen & Company, Cleveland Clinic, Maverick Capital, Morgan Stanley Investment Management, Oak Investment Partners, Redmile Group, T. Rowe Price, U.S. Venture Partners, Venrock, Wellcome Trust and two unnamed mutual funds. For more information, please visit our web site at http://www.castlighthealth.com or call (415) 829-1400.