HealthBeat Radio debuts Wednesday, Oct. 20 at 8pm at www.weinetwork.com.
The host is Dan Splain. For many years hosted award winning health talk radio shows on KQV Radio in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Splain was Senior VP of the Saint Francis Health System in Western Pennsylvania for many years. He served as President and CEO of HMOs and PPOs in Pennsylvania, Ohio, West Virginia, Illinois, Indiana and Arkansas.
Since 2002 he has owned two companies that recruit healthcare professionals from around the world to help US healthcare providers cope with the growing shortages in the United States.
He is also an officer of the NRI Institute, a school of nursing located in Royal Palm Beach, Florida.
Tomorrow’s topic is on Obamacare and the guest expert is David Kolb, founder and CEO of Chicago based HFN, the largest privately held Preferred Provider Organization (PPO) in the Midwest. He is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives and a recognized innovator and leader in the health insurance field. As a testament to his leadership, Kolb has been named to the Crain’s Chicago Business “Who’s Who in Chicago Business” every year since 2000.
He holds a Bachelors Degree from the University of Saint Thomas and a Masters from the University of Minnesota.