The top 5 healthcare conferences in the USA for 2022

Stephanie Shufelt, MBA

Founder of

The top 5 healthcare conferences in the USA for 2022

22 December 2021 | 4min

Over the last year, we have learned, adapted, and innovated our way through a global pandemic bringing with it an air of collaboration and a whole new set of opportunities as well. All sectors of healthcare have been impacted and it is trickling into personal lives, such as nurse and doctor burnout, data privacy and security. 

We wanted to highlight the top 5 US healthcare conferences happening in 2022 so that you can continue to be part of the change and healthcare transformation. 

*Listed in chronological order

1. Health 2.0 Conference

April 11 – 13, 2022 | Las Vegas, USA

The theme for this year’s conference is ‘Rethinking the Healthcare Landscape’. This conference brings together the most distinguished experts from different areas of specialities to help spotlight the latest development in healthcare and wellness. 

With a focus on healthcare delivery as it relates to mental health and wellness, this premier event is one not to miss.

Aside from the wide array of expertise, attendees can expect opportunities to network and exchange ideas with forward-thinking individuals and companies. 

You will find start-ups, policymakers, healthcare providers, vendors, investors and researchers among those attending. 

To learn more, click HERE.

2. The Conference for HR Leaders in Healthcare

October 24 – 25, 2022 | Hyatt Regency | Austin, TX

The HR landscape in healthcare is challenged with a growing and aging population, a declining skilled talent pool of nurses and doctors, burnt-out employees, not to mention mergers and acquisitions. 

Discover the tools, insights, innovations, and cutting-edge solutions needed to evolve your hiring strategies in an ever-changing healthcare industry. Make long-lasting connections with the carefully designed networking breaks and receptions. 

To learn more, click HERE.

3. Rise West 2022

August 31 – September 2, 2022 | InterContinental | Los Angeles

The RISE West conference brings together senior leadership and forward-thinkers in the managed care space. From risk adjustment and quality performance to documentation and hierarchical condition category (HCC) coding practices, join and meet industry peers, hear from experts, and exchange ideas in an open and collaborative environment. This is how to navigate the new world of managed care. 

Attendees can expect to gain insights from regulatory experts, including the Department of Justice (DOJ), on how to stay compliant, discover disruptive approaches and strategies to health care delivery, get a 10,000-foot view on leadership and change management essentials to refine your leadership approach, and so much more.

Expect to see healthcare providers, medical groups, community-based organizations, government agencies, management service organizations, integrated delivery networks as well as health plan providers, all from a variety of functions. 

To learn more, click HERE.

4. Health Industry Distributors Association (HIDA) Executive Conference

March 14 – 17, 2022 | Marriott Harbor Beach Resort | Fort Lauderdale, FL

A member-only event for leaders in healthcare distribution, manufacturing, group purchasing, and related services. 

Expect to discuss learnings from COVID-19 with thought leaders from across the healthcare supply chain.  You will want to attend to:

  • Discuss learnings from COVID-19 with thought leaders from across the healthcare supply chain
  • Get business-focused economic advice from HIDA members’ favorite economist, Alan Beaulieu
  • Step back from day-to-day business challenges and focus on big-picture challenges and opportunities
  • Gain insights on what’s ahead for your market segment
  • Participate in ShareGroups for an open exchange with leaders in similar roles
  • Network with colleagues and industry partners
  • Envision and prepare for a better normal for healthcare supply chain, post-COVID

Attendees will include executives from supply chain or operations, sales and marketing, category management, national accounts, as well as owners and c-suite executives. 

To learn more, click HERE.

5. Women Leaders in Healthcare Conference

July 14 – July 15, 2022 | Chicago, IL

Modern Healthcare’s annual Women Leaders in Healthcare Conference for female executives looking for a unique opportunity to further their professional and personal development. 

Attendees can expect high-quality education, discussion and collaboration aimed to improve leadership potential, enhance skill sets, inform decision-making and encourage gender diversity at the corporate level.

More event details are coming soon. 

To attend or learn more, click HERE.

That concludes the top 5 US Healthcare Conferences for 2022. It’s wonderful to see the return of live events as we move into a new year healthcare transformation.

Do you have any other US healthcare conferences happening in 2022 on your radar? We’d love to hear from you.

To get a glimpse of what other conferences are happening globally, view our Top 10 Global Health Conferences for 2022.

Stephanie Shufelt, MBA is one of the editors and founders of She is dedicated to delivering high quality content on the topic of the future of healthcare to our readers.