It can be argued that the United States has the largest healthcare market in the world. As such, there are numerous complexities to accessing the market, knowing the rules and regulations of the health insurance in the United States, and all of the various steps a company needs to consider before setting up a US presence. This virtual transatlantic seminar will engage directly with executives from the US health insurance market, experts in the healthcare ecosystem in Ohio, and provide direct knowledge from a longtime healthcare entrepreneur and expert that actually helped bring a UK company to the US market during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Participants will

  • Gain a thorough overview of the particulars of the US health insurance system
  • Understand the strategy, tactics, benefits, and pitfalls of establishing a presence in the US healthcare market
  • Learn why Northeast Ohio and the City of Mentor provide an outstanding base for a soft-landing to enter the US market

For more additional information, contact the Department of Planning and Development at or (440) 974-5740.

Mentor, Ohio is a dynamic, business-friendly community whose continued success is built upon sustained growth in manufacturing and retail.

Our city offers attractive investment incentives, advanced site selection services, as well as international trade assistance – all customized to fit the needs of your business.

Since its days as the “Rose Capital of the World”, Mentor has distinguished itself as a place for business growth. For the past several decades, Mentor’s traditional business environment has evolved, incorporating biomedical, aerospace and polymer clusters to our already robust advanced manufacturing base. Today, over 1,700 companies with more than 59,000 employees, including major corporations, manufacturers, retailers, specialty shops and small businesses, call Mentor their home.

Over 325 independent and chain retailers occupy 3.2 million square feet of prime retail space in our city. They are supported by a community of 47,450 with 260,487 potential shoppers located within the primary trade area.

Mentor continues to focus its attention both domestically and internationally on the needs of its business partners. We invite you to discover all the reasons why Mentor is the right location for your growing business needs.

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  • Air Power Dynamics
  • Avery Dennison
  • Buyers Products
  • Chemsultants
  • Clark Rubber & Plastics
  • Component Repair Technologies
  • Core-Tech
  • De Nora Tech
  • Eye Lighting International
  • Frantz Medical Group
  • Fredon Corporation
  • Greenbridge
  • Henkel Corporation / OSI
  • Integrated Medical Solutions
  • Libra Industries
  • Lincoln Electric
  • Merry X-Ray
  • NHVS International
  • North American Coating Labs
  • Orbis Corporation
  • PAKO
  • Parker Hannifin Gas Turbine Fuel Systems Division
  • PCC Airfoils
  • Process Technology
  • Race Winning Brands
  • RB Medical Supply
  • Roll-Kraft Corporation
  • Royal Plastics
  • STERIS Corporation
  • Sunset Industries
  • The Rogers Company
  • Universal Plastics
  • US Endoscopy
  • Uvamed
  • Volk Optical
  • W.S. Tyler
  • A. Schulman
  • Aleris International Inc.
  • Applied Industrial Technologies
  • Cliffs Natural Resources
  • Diebold Corp.
  • Eaton Corporation
  • FirstEnergy Corporation
  • Hyster-Yale Materials
  • J. M. Smucker Company, The
  • KeyCorp
  • Lincoln Electric
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  • Progressive Insurance
  • RPM International, Inc.
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