WASHINGTON, Nov. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- RowdMap, Inc. and U.S. News & World Report, publisher of Best Hospitals and Doctors are partners having announced a collaboration to help patients make better health care decisions and avoid excessive medical procedures, which may create unnecessary risk: http://bit.ly/USNewsRowdMap . RowdMap, Inc. will be attending US News & World Report's "HealthCare of Tomorrow" conference, delivering opening remarks at the Opening Night Reception on Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at 5pm at the Renaissance Downtown Hotel, Washington, D.C.: http://bit.ly/2evY6TS .
Josh Holmes, Vice President of Business Development at RowdMap, Inc. will be speaking on how providers and health plans are using newly released government data on physicians to identify and manage low-value care in order to succeed in value-based payment models and risk arrangements. Patients and plan members who receive high-value care have lower costs, lower risk and less intensive and invasive treatments with equivalent or better outcomes than low-value care alternatives. RowdMap, Inc. works with health plans across all lines of business and providers of various types and sizes across 48 states covering over 100 Million patients and members. RowdMap, Inc. will be joined at the event by Athena Health, Microsoft, Siemens, Bayer, 3M, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Cincinnati Children's Hospital and Epic. About RowdMap, Inc. : An Ernst and Young EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® winner, RowdMap's Risk-Readiness® benchmarks help health plans, physician groups, and hospital systems identify, quantify, and reduce low-value care that physicians deliver—a central tenet of successful pay-for-value programs. For more information, please visit www.RowdMap.com CONTACT: Patty Cowley, 855-769-3627 Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160901/403654LOGO