Conference Agenda

Speaker Presentations
Day One,
November 13, 2024
8:00

Chairperson’s Welcome

8:10

Driving the Success of Integrated Care Initiatives:  Developing a Team-Based Leadership Approach and Breaking Down Silos to Launch Programs that Improve Outcomes

Nicole Hungate,Director, Medicare Product Solutions,Medical Mutual of Ohio

INTEGRATED CARE MODELS/CARE COORDINATION
8:50

Panel Discussion: Leveraging Integration Necessary for a Comprehensive Approach to Health Outcomes—Integrating Social, Behavioral, Physical, and Oral Care

Seiji Hayashi, MD, MPH, FAAFP,Interim Chief Medical Officer, Community Health Plan of DC, Lead Medical Director for Government Programs,CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield

Jim Milanowski,CEO,Genesee Health Plan

9:30

Fostering Whole Person Care: Innovating Integrated Models and Incentive Alignment in Healthcare

This presentation explores strategies for healthcare delivery, spotlighting the integration of services and alignment of incentives to enhance patient outcomes. By examining innovative care delivery models and incentive structures, the session underscores the importance of whole person care in optimizing patient experience and cost-effectiveness. Attendees will glean valuable insights into the transformative potential of integrated care and incentivized alignment, particularly within the context of Medicaid, in shaping the future of healthcare delivery.

Elise Cooper, Director of Provider Services, Colorado Access

Sarrah Knause, Manager of Payment Reform, Colorado Access

10:10

Morning Refreshment Break

10:40

Panel Discussion: Developing a D-SNP Model of Care: Addressing the Barriers that the Dual Eligible Population Faces through Tailored Solutions within a Unified Framework

Panelists:

Chris Esguerra, MD, Chief Medical Officer,Health Plan of San Mateo

11:20

Identifying Complex Patients’ Needs to Develop Patient-Centered Care Models for High-Cost, High-Need Beneficiaries and Reduce Unnecessary ER Visits

Alan Rice,Population Health Specialist,VNSHealth Health Plans

12:00

Optimizing Transitional Market Segments: Age-Friendly Care for Medicaid, Medicare, and Duals Populations

Mina Chang, Ph.D., Deputy Director | Chief, Analytics and Compliance Division,Ohio Department of Aging

12:40

Luncheon

1:40

Panel Discussion: The Landscape and Reality of Value Based Care: Understanding What is Needed from Payors and Providers to Drive Success

Panelists:

Jennifer Callahan,Chief Operating Officer, ATRIO Health Plans

Regina Berman, R. N., M.A., Value Based Care Executive, Adventist Health

2:20

Developing Multidisciplinary Care Models Including Innovative Community Partnerships and Virtual Care: Taking a Team-Based Approach

Simone Brooks, MBA, Innovation Strategist,MVP Health Care

3:00

Health Plan of San Mateo’s Oral Health Integration Pilot: A Case Study

Chris Esguerra, MD, Chief Medical Officer,Health Plan of San Mateo

3:40

Afternoon Refreshment Break

4:10

Panel Discussion: Developing Comprehensive, Equitable Maternal Health Models: Connecting Clinical, Behavioral, and Social Services During Pregnancy and Postpartum to Improve Maternal and Infant Health Outcomes

Panelists;

Chantel Neece DNP, MBA, APRN, FNP-BC, GERO-BC, CPHQ, SSBBP,Sr. Director- Maternal/Child Services & Member SDOH, Sentara Health Plans

Seun Ross, DNP, MS, CRNP-F, NP-C,Executive Director, Health Equity,Independence Blue Cross

4:50

Connecting Medical, Behavioral, and Pharmacy Data to Develop Integrated Care Plans: Leveraging Insights to Inform Specific Interventions and Targeted Programs to Deliver More Intuitive Care

5:30

Cocktail Reception

Day Two,
November 14, 2024
BEHAVIORAL HEALTH
8:00

Banner University Health Plans Case Study: Behavioral Health/Clinically Integrated Network Innovations

Sandra Stein, MD,Chief Medical Officer,Banner Health Plans

8:40

Identifying Opportunities to Embed Behavioral Health Into Health and Wellness Programs and Primary Care Settings

9:20

Embarking on Our Journey to Zero: Implementing the Zero Suicide Framework

Kasie Pickart, MPH, Behavioral Health Grants Project Director,Hope Network

Maggie Sweeney, LPC, Suicide Prevention Clinical Specialist,Hope Network

10:00

Morning Refreshment Break

HEALTH EQUITY/SDOH
10:30

Panel Discussion: Ensuring Cultural Competency in Care Delivery Initiatives—Providing Culturally Aware Care through Hiring Diverse Care Providers and Using Data to Address Disparities

11:10

Ensuring a Greater Emphasis on SDoH: Working with Community Based Organizations to Add and Provide More Comprehensive Care

Jim Milanowski, CEO,Genesee Health Plan

11:50

Leveraging SDoH Data to Recognize Disparities, Identify Vulnerabilities, and Improve Care through Data-Informed Interventions

Angela Lynn,Director, Care Management, Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina

12:30

Conclusion of Conference