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  Day Two



 

Agenda: Day Two
Tuesday, June 6, 2006

8:00 a.m.

Introduction and Welcome

John Iglehart
Founding Editor
Health Affairs
Bethesda, MD

8:15 a.m.

Setting the Stage for Federal Action on Medicaid Changes

Debbie I. Chang, MPH
Former Deputy Secretary
Medicaid and S-CHIP
Health Care Financing, Maryland Department of Health
Senior Vice President, Nemours Health and Prevention Services
Newark, DE
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8:30 a.m.

CMS Pharmacy Initiatives

Larry Kocot
Senior Policy Advisor
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Washington, DC

9:00 a.m.

Pay-for-Performance and CMS Quality Initiatives

Jean Moody Williams, RN, MPP
Director Division of Quality, Evaluation, and Health Outcomes
Center for Medicaid and State Operations
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Washington, DC
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9:30 a.m.

Part D Drug Plan's Perspective on Providing Care to Dual Eligible Beneficiaries

Bob Donnelly
Former Director, Medicare Drug Benefit Group
Center for Beneficiary Choices
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Member Health
Washington, DC
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10:00 a.m.

Medicaid Fraud and Abuse Investigations, Prosecutions and Compliance Strategies

Jon Bentivoglio
Partner, King and Spalding
Former Special Council for Healthcare Fraud
Chief Privacy Officer, United States Department of Justice
Washington, DC
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10:30 a.m.

Transition Break

11:00 a.m.

CONCURRENT SESSIONS III



3.01 New Approaches to Medicaid: The Utah and Idaho Models

Gene Davis
Minority Whip
Utah Senate
Salt Lake City, UT
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David Rogers
Administrator, Medicaid Division, Idaho
Health and Welfare Department
Boise, ID
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3.02 New Opportunities for Disease Management and Care Coordination Programs in Medicaid

Suzanne Duda
Senior Manager, Avalere Health, LLC
Washington, DC

Dexter W. Shurney, MD, MBA, MPH
Vice President, National Business Medical Director
American Healthways
Nashville, TN
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Sandeep Wadhwa, MD
Vice President, Care Management
McKesson Health Solutions
Broomfield, CO
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Ken Yale, DDS, JD
Vice President of Government Programs
Matria Healthcare
Washington, DC



3.03 Special Needs Plans: Innovations in Medicare Managed Care for Dual Eligible Beneficiaries

Michael Fiore
Division of Plan Policy, Medicare Advantage Group
Center for Beneficiary Choices, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Baltimore, MD
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Mary Kennedy
Vice President, State Public Affairs
Ovations/Evercare
Minnetonka, MN
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John Richardson
Vice President, Avalere Health, LLC
Washington, DC
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3.04 State Leadership in LTC Reform - A Case Study of Vermont's 1115 Medicaid Waiver Program

Mike Cheek
Manager, Avalere Health, LLC
Washington, DC

Senator Jim Leddy
Chair, Health and Welfare Committee, (D)
Vermont Senate
South Burlington, VT

Jane Tilly, Dr. P.H.
Director, Quality Care Advocacy
The Alzheimer's Association
Washington, DC
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Lorraine Wargo
Vermont Department of Aging
Disability and Independent Living
Waterbury, VT
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12:15 p.m.

Networking Luncheon

1:15 p.m.

Closing Plenary Session: Medicaid and Health Care Reform

Dan Mendelson
President and Founder, Avalere Health, LLC
Washington, DC
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1:30 p.m.

Running Medicaid: Challenges and Opportunities

Tony McCann
Secretary, Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
Baltimore, MD

1:55 p.m.

Medicaid Policy Reform from a Governors' Perspective

Governor Tim Kaine (D-VA)
Richmond, VA

2:20 p.m.

Medicaid Reform: Vermont Style

Senator Jim Leddy
Chair, Health and Welfare Committee, (D)
Vermont Senate
South Burlington, VT

2:45 p.m.

Transition Break

3:00 p.m.

CONCURRENT SESSIONS IV



4.01 New Approaches to State Health Reform: Extending Coverage to the Uninsured and Reducing State Health Care Costs

Julie M. Eckstein
Director, Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services
Jefferson City, MO
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Barbara Eyman
Partner, Powell Goldstein, LLP
Washington, DC
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Brian Wheelan
Deputy Director of Medicaid
Massachusetts Department of Health and Human Services
Boston, MA
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4.02 Medicaid Managed Care: Opportunities and Implications of State Expansions

Brian Coyne
Vice President, Federal Government Relations Amerigroup
Washington, DC
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Barbara Edwards
Principal, Health Management Associates
Columbus, OH
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Jim Verdier
Director of State Health Policy
Mathematica Policy Research
Washington, DC
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4.03 New Approaches to Pharmacy Management and Cost Containment

John Bentivoglio
Partner, King and Spalding
Former Special Counsel for Healthcare Fraud
Chief Privacy Officer, United States Department of Justice
Washington, DC
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Susan Winckler
Vice President, Policy and Communications Staff Council
American Pharmacists Association
Washington, DC



4.04 LTC Industry Perspectives on Medicaid LTC Issues (Including Dual Eligibles in Long-Term Care)

Alan Rosenbloom
President, Alliance for Quality Nursing Home Care
Washington, DC
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Suellen Galbraith
Director of Governmental Relations
American Network of Community Options and Resources
Alexandria, VA
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Steve Lund
Senior Director, State Relations and Administrative Services
National Association for Home Care and Hospice
Washington, DC
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4:15 p.m.

Adjournment

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