2019 Breakthroughs Conference and Exhibition

June 18-21, 2019  |  Nashville, TN

Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center


Creating Change. Inspiring Action.

That’s what Premier’s annual Breakthroughs Conference and Exhibition is all about, and it’s an experience like no other. At Breakthroughs 2019, you will join more than 4,000 like-minded healthcare decision-makers and peers working together to create real solutions to transform healthcare.

No matter where you are on your transformation journey, Breakthroughs 2019 has the education, ideas, resources and people you need to discover new ways to advance innovation, improve efficiencies and navigate today’s ever-changing healthcare environment.

Join us as we explore industry-leading insights and cutting-edge innovations vital to creating a brighter future for healthcare. After just a few days, you’ll leave Breakthroughs feeling enlightened, energized and full of invaluable learnings and best practices.

Take advantage of this once-a-year, customizable experience, set in Nashville, to find the solutions you need to improve the health of your organization and community.


Mel Robbins

Mel Robbins

Best-Selling Author, Speaker, Influencer
Greg Olsen

Greg Olsen

NFL Carolina Panthers Star Tight End, 3x Pro Bowler, Founder of the HEARTest Yard Foundation
Chris Christie

Chris Christie

Senior Legal and Political Commentator for ABC News, Former Governor of New Jersey
Susan DeVore

Susan DeVore

Chief Executive Officer, Premier
Michael J. Alkire

Michael J. Alkire

President, Premier
Blair Childs

Blair Childs

Senior Vice President of Public Affairs, Premier



You could be inspired by well-known thought leaders.
You could learn new ideas from 150+ concurrent sessions.
You could share best practices and connect with peers.
You could gain the tools to save a life.

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Learn From the Best
in the Industry

Be inspired by some of today’s brightest minds in healthcare, business and politics as several well-known thought leaders share their insights and learnings during general sessions.

Customize Your Learning Experience

Accelerate your learning and design a tailored schedule from more than 150 concurrent sessions offered in over 25 different educational tracks that address your immediate challenges.

Experience the Trade
Show Floor

Pack your comfortable shoes and step-tracker – this is your opportunity to visit with more than 500 contracted suppliers to discover their latest offerings to help maximize your supply efficiency.

Explore the Latest Healthcare Technologies

Get an exclusive look at some of this year’s cutting-edge technologies showcased at the Innovation Celebration.

Discover Unlimited Networking Opportunities

Connect with peers from across the healthcare industry. You never know who you may meet or what ideas you may uncover.


Didn’t make it to last year’s event? No worries! Visit the Breakthroughs Community on PremierConnect to watch full videos and speaker presentations from Breakthroughs 2018.

Robin Roberts

Eric Topol, MD

Nancy-Ann DeParle

Stay Connected! Follow @PremierHA on Twitter and the #Breakthroughs19 feed to join the conversation, connect with industry thought leaders and learn more about what to expect at this year’s conference.