The reviews are coming in
and the verdict is clear:

Cracking Health Costs and
Why Nobody Believes the Numbers
are the best books ever written.*

* By me

Speaking Engagements

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Types of Engagements

Al Lewis is available for the following types of speaking engagements, that can be matched to the following audiences:

Type of Presentation


Brief Description


Keynote—“Outcomes Measurement for Dummies…and Smarties”
(40-60 minutes; luncheon version 30 minutes)


Imagine Why Nobody Believes the Numbers delivered in person, with lots of illustrations, entertaining but also informative

Lay healthcare audience; appropriate over lunch

(90 minutes is preferred length)

Same as above, plus breaking into teams and issue-spotting on samples to  test the learning

Audience that needs to learn how to produce or understanding healthcare reporting

Critical Outcomes Report Analysis
(90 minutes + 90-minute test, which may be done on the spot or “take-home”)


Same as above, plus individual test that is handed in and scored for certification

Audience that produces, reviews or presents reports, as key part of job description

“Raleigh, We Have a Problem”
(60 minutes)


Proof of complete invalidity of North Carolina Medicaid savings reports and implications for financing Medicaid


Strong interest in Medicaid and/or PCMH

Healthcare Jeopardy
(30-60 minutes)

Any mix of healthcare, outcomes-related, company-specific, and trivia questions designed to entertain people who don’t know trivia


Reviews of recent previous public presentations can be found here.

Pricing is quoted on request  and depends on location, requested customization and, of course, how many books you are buying.

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