Agenda – Medicare Conference 2019

  • Day One
  • Day Two

Day One

 Monday, February 25

9:00AM – 9:15AM

Chairperson’s Opening Remarks
George N. Miller, Jr., MHSA, FACHE, President/Chief Executive Officer, THE LORETTO HOSPITAL; Former Commissioner, MEDICARE PAYMENT ADVISORY COMMISSION

9:15AM – 10:00AM

Addressing Social Determinants of Health in Medicare Advantage
John Gorman, Founder and Executive Chairman, GORMAN HEALTH GROUP

10:00AM – 10:45AM

Review 2019 Draft Call Letter
Melissa Smith, Senior Vice President, Sales, Marketing, Stars & Strategy, GORMAN HEALTH GROUP

10:45AM – 11:15AM

Networking Break

11:15AM – 12:00PM

The Sweet Spot for Medicare Advantage Plans: Human Dignity, Patient-Centered Care, and Good Business
Jim Towey, former Director, WHITE HOUSE OFFICE OF FAITH BASED AND COMMUNITY INITIATIVES UNDER PRESIDENT GEORGE W. BUSH; President, AVE MARIA UNIVERSITY
Paul Malley, President, AGING WITH DIGNITY

12:00PM – 12:45PM

MACRA: Catalyst for Change or Another SGR?
John O’Shea, Surgeon and Senior Fellow, Center for Health Policy Studies, THE HERITAGE FOUNDATION

12:45PM – 1:45PM

Luncheon

1:45PM – 2:30PM

Overview of Medicare Advantage: How to Build an Integrated Delivery System Around Global Capitation As a Risk-Bearing Entity
Stuart Levine, Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine/ Psychiatry, UCLA DAVID GEFFEN SCHOOL OF MEDICINE AND STANFORD UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE; Physician Chief Strategist, GOOGLE BRAIN

2:30PM – 3:00PM

Networking Break

3:00PM – 3:45PM

Network Adequacy and Accuracy: Using Data and Automated Technology Solutions to Create a Better Consumer Experience
Ari Tulla, Co-Founder, BETTERDOCTOR; Chief Executive Officer, QUEST ANALYTICS

3:45PM – 4:30PM

New Benefit Flexibility — Identifying Opportunities, Avoiding Pitfalls and Measuring Success
Paul Cain, Assistant Vice President, Product, CIGNA


Day Two

 Tuesday, February 26

8:00AM – 8:30AM

Continental Breakfast

 

Health System-Plan Alignment

8:30AM – 8:45AM

Chairperson’s Recap of Day One

Joyce Chan, Vice President, Medicare Product, HEALTHFIRST CORPORATION


8:45AM – 9:30AM

Value-Based Care: The Evolution That Will Transform Healthcare

Eric Maaske, Senior Vice President Marketing and Client Relations, FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE

9:30AM – 10:15AM

Physicians and Coders: How to Build a Winning Team

Deann Tate, Director, Coding Effectiveness, BON SECOURS HEALTH SYSTEMS

Dual Eligible Defragmentation

8:30AM – 8:45AM

Chairperson’s Recap of Day One

George N. Miller, Jr., MHSA, FACHE, President/Chief Executive Officer, THE LORETTO HOSPITAL; Former Commissioner, MEDICARE PAYMENT ADVISORY COMMISSION

8:45AM – 9:30AM

Public Health and Medicare: An Ounce of Prevention Equals a Pound of Cure

Susan Polan, Associate Executive Director, Public Affairs and Advocacy, AMERICAN PUBIC HEALTH ASSOCIATION

9:30AM – 10:15AM

Healthy Body, Healthy Brain: The Impact of Health Literacy in Preventing Cognitive Decline

Teresa Wagner, Senior Fellow for Health Literacy, SAFERCARE TEXAS

 

10:15AM – 10:30AM

Networking Break

 

10:30AM – 11:15AM

Improve Health Outcomes Through Community-Driven Collaborations


Joyce Chan, Vice President, Medicare Product, HEALTHFIRST CORPORATION

11:15AM – 12:00PM

Bridge the Gap Between Fee-for-Service and Managed Care

Dr. Sarah Kramer, Chief Medical Information Officer, YUMA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER

11:15AM – 12:00PM

Innovations in Medicaid: State Waivers to Improve Value in the Dual Eligible Population

Gregg Pane, Senior Director, Health Care Affairs, ASSOCIATION OF AMERICAN MEDICAL COLLEGES

 

12:00PM – 1:00PM

Luncheon

1:00PM – 2:00PM

Geographic Excellence Around the Country on Implementation of Medicare Advantage in Payer Partnerships
Moderator:
Manoj K. Mathew, M.D., SFHM, Co-Founder and Medical Director, ACE MEDICAL ASSOCIATES

Panelist:
Laurence Blosser, M.D., Corporate Medical Director, CENTRAL OHIO PRIMARY CARE
Norm Chenven, M.D., Founder and CEO, AUSTIN REGIONAL CLINIC
Amy Rhine, M.D., Medical Director, MDX HAWAII

2:00PM – 3:00PM

The Future of Healthcare in America: Medicare 2020
Leonard Kirschner, Former President, AARP ARIZONA; Former Director, ARIZONA MEDICAID
George N. Miller, Jr., MHSA, FACHE, President/Chief Executive Officer, THE LORETTO HOSPITAL; Former Commissioner, MEDICARE PAYMENT ADVISORY COMMISSION

3:00PM – 3:15PM

Conference Closing Remarks
George N. Miller, Jr., MHSA, FACHE, President/Chief Executive Officer, THE LORETTO HOSPITAL; Former Commissioner, MEDICARE PAYMENT ADVISORY COMMISSION