Accountable Care Organization Summit
Accountable Care Organization Summit
Accountable Care Organization Summit
Accountable Care Organization Summit
Accountable Care Organization Summit
Accountable Care Organization Summit



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Accountable Care Organization Summit

FIFTH NATIONAL ACCOUNTABLE CARE ORGANIZATION (ACO) SUMMIT

June 18 - 20, 2014

ATTEND ONSITE
Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill
Hill, Washington, DC


WEBCAST PARTICIPATION
In your own office or home live via the Internet with 24/7 access for six months

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Jonathan Blum, MMP
Deputy Administrator and Director of the Center for Medicare, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Washington, DC

Michael Leavitt
Founder and Chairman, Leavitt Partners, Former Governor of Utah, Former US Secretary of Health and Human Services, Salt Lake City, UT

Leonard D. Schaeffer
Senior Advisor, TPG Capital, Judge Robert Maclay Widney Chair, USC, Former Administrator, HCFA (now CMS), Former Assistant Secretary for Management and Budget, DHHS, Former Chairman and Chairman, WellPoint Inc., Founding Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, WellPoint Health Networks Inc., Former Chairman, Blue Cross of California, Inc., Los Angeles, CA

Thomas A. Scully, Esq.
General Partner, Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe, Senior Counsel, Alston & Bird LLP, Former Administrator, CMS, Former President and CEO, Federation of American Hospitals, Washington, DC

FEATURING THE CHANGING ENVIROMENT FOR COMMERCIAL ACOS

Samuel W. Ho, MD
Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, UnitedHealthcare, President, UnitedHealthcare Clinical Services, Cypress, CA

William Winkenwerder, Jr., MD
Chief Executive Officer and President, Highmark Health, Former Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs, Pittsburg, PA

Joseph M. Zubretsky
Senior Executive Vice President, National Businesses, Aetna, Former Chief Financial Officer, Aetna, Hartford, CN

PRECONFERENCE: LEGAL AND OPERATIONAL ISSUES
IN ACO DEVELOPMENT

Moderator
S. Lawrence Kocot, JD, LL M, MPA

Visiting Fellow, Engelberg Center for Health Care Reform, The Brookings Institution; Member, Epstein Becker Green; Former Senior Advisor to the Administrator, CMS, Washington, DC

Kelly A. Conroy
Chief Executive Officer, Palm Beach ACO; Co-founder and Founding Board Member, Florida Association of ACOs, West Palm Beach, FL

Francois de Brantes, MS, MBA
Executive Director, Health Care Incentives Improvement Institute, Newtown, CT

Derek DeLia, PhD
Associate Research Professor, Center for State Health Policy, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ

David A. Ettinger, Esq.
Partner and Leader, Antitrust and Trade Regulation Practice Group, Honigman Miller Schwartz & Cohn, Detroit, MI

Martin Gaynor, PhD
Director, Bureau of Economics, Federal Trade Commission; E.J. Barone Chair Professor of Economics and Health Policy, Carnegie Mellon University, Washington, DC

Robert A. Gerberry, Esq.
Associate General Counsel, Summa Health, Akron, OH

Douglas A. Hastings, Esq.
Partner and Chair Emeritus, Epstein, Becker & Green; Past President, American Health Lawyers Association, Washington, DC

Robert F. Leibenluft, Esq.
Partner, Hogan Lovells; Former Assistant Director, Health Care, Bureau of Competition, Federal Trade Commission, Washington, DC

Gene Lindsey, MD
President and Chief Executive Officer Emeritus, Atrius Health and Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates, Wellesley, MA

Daniel McCabe, MD
Chief Executive Officer, Arizona Connected Care, Tucson, AZ

Douglas C. Ross, Esq.
Partner, Davis Wright Tremaine LLP, Former Attorney, Antitrust Division, United States Department of Justice, Seattle, WA

Joshua H. Soven, Esq.
Partner, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, LLP; Former Chief, Litigation I Section, Antitrust Division, Dof; Former Attorney Advisor to Chairman, FTC, Washington, DC

Scott D. Stein, Esq.
Partner, Sidley Austin, Chicago, IL

Paul Weygandt, MD, JD, MPH, MBA, CCS
Vice President, Physician Services, JA Thomas & Associates, Johnstown, PA

TRACK I: PERFORMANCE MEASURMENT FOR ACCOUNTABLE CARE

Keynote
Thomas Valuck, MD, JD

Partner, Discern Health, Former Senior Vice President for Strategic Partnerships, NQF, Former Senior Advisor and Medical Officer, CMS, Baltimore, MD

Mary Barton, MD
Vice President, Performance Measurement, NCQA, Former Scientific Director, US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF), AHRQ, Washington, DC

Steven J. Bernstein, MD, MPH
Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Research Scientist, Department of Health Management and Policy, Director of Quality, Faculty Group Practice, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Scott T. Hines, MD
Co-Chief Clinical Transformation Officer, Crystal Run Healthcare, Middletown, NY

Hoangmai H. Pham, MD, MPH
Acting Director, Seamless Care Models Group, Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Washington, DC

TRACK II: INNOVATIONS IN CONTRACT AND PAYMENT INCENTIVES

Keynote
Samuel R. Nussbaum, MD

Executive Vice President, Clinical Health Policy and Chief Medical Officer, WellPoint, Former President, Disease Management Association of America, Former Chairman, National Committee for Quality Health Care, Indianapolis, IN

Thomas A. Raskauskas, MD, MMM, CHCQM
President and Chief Executive Office, St. Vincent's Health Partners, Inc., Bridgeport, CT

Richard Salmon, MD, PhD
National Medical Director, Performance, Measurement and Improvement, Cigna, Hartford, CT

H. Scott Sarran, MD
Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Blue Cross Blue Shield Illinois; Former Vice President and Medical Director, University of Chicago Health System, Chicago, IL

TRACK III: EMERGING PAYER-PROVIDER ACCOUNTABLE CARE MODELS

Keynote
Terry McGeeney, MD, MBA

Chief Medical Officer, Village Practice Management; Visiting Scholar, Brookings Institute, Leawood, KS

Louis S. Bezich
Chief of Staff - Executive Director-Center for Population Health, Cooper University Health System, Camden, NJ



Michael Lachenmayer, MS
Director, Strategic Alliances, AmeriHealth Administrators, Philadelphia, PA

Corbin Petro, MBA
President, ElevateHealth, Former Chief Operating Officer, Department of Medicaid, Executive Office of Health and Human Services, Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Boston, MA

Miles Snowden, MD, MPH, CEBS
Chief Medical Officer, Optum; Former Executive Vice President - Clinical Strategy, UnitedHealthcare, Atlanta, GA

TRACK IV: UNIQUE OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES
FOR PHYSICIAN-LED ACOS

Keynote
Farzad Mostashari, MSc, MD

Visiting Fellow, Engelberg Center for Health Care Reform, Brookings Institution; Former National Coordinator for HIT, DHHS, Washington, DC

Robert W. Brenner, MD, MMM
Chief Medical Officer, Summit Medical Group, Berkeley Heights, NJ

Jeff Butler, MHA
Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Privia Health LLC, Washington, DC

Neil Calman, MD, ABFP, FAA FP
President, Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder, Institute for Family Health; Chair, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY

Jamie Colbert, MD
Consultant for ACO Learning Network, Brookings Institution; Hospitalist, Newton-Wellesley Hospital; Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Hymin Zucker, MD
Chief Medical Officer, Palm Beach Accountable Care Organization, Palm Beach, FL

TRACK V: ENGAGING PATIENTS IN ACCOUNTABLE CARE

Keynote
Timothy G. Ferris, MD, MPH

Vice President Population Health Management, Partners HealthCare; Medical Director, Mass General Physicians Organization, Boston, MA

Michael J. Barry, MD
President, Informed Medical Decisions Foundation; Medical Director, John D. Stoeckle Center for Primary Care Innovation, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

Joyce Dubow, MA
Principal, Health Policy and Strategy, AARP; Former EVP, Georgetown University Community Health Plan; Former Director of Policy and Legislation, US Office of HMOs, Washington, DC

Judith H. Hibbard, MPH, DrPH
Senior Researcher, Health Policy Research Group; Faculty Fellow, Institute for Policy Research and Innovation, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR

Lee Rucker, MSPH
Principal and Founder, Enhance Value; Senior Advisor, National Council on Patient Information and Education, Bethesda, MD

TRACK VI: CONSOLIDATION AND COMPETITION IN HEALTH ACRE MARKETS: IMPLICATIONS FOR ACOS

Keynote
Deborah L. Feinstein, Esq.

Director, Bureau of Competition, Federal Trade Commission, Washington, DC

Robert Berenson, MD
Institute Fellow, Urban Institute; Former Vice Chair, Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC), Washington, DC

Paul B. Ginsburg, PhD
Norman Topping Chair in Medicine and Public Policy, USC; Nonresident Senior Fellow, Engelberg Center for Health Care Reform, Brookings; Founder and Fmr President, Ctr for Studying Health System Change, Washington, DC

TRACK VII: COORDINATING CARE FOR HIGH-RISK
AND VULNERABLE POPULATIONS

Keynote
Neil Calman, MD, ABFP, FAA FP

President, Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder, Institute for Family Health; Chair, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY



Senior Vice President, Catalyze, Health Leads, Boston, MA

Steve C. Montamat, MD
Medical Director, Accountable Care, St. Luke's Health System, Boise, ID

Marcus Zachary, MS, DO
Medical Director, Quality and Population, Brown and Toland Physicians, San Francisco, CA

TRACK VIII: INNOVATIONS IN DATA MANAGEMENT

Keynote
Farzad Mostashari, MSc, MD

Visiting Fellow, Engelberg Center for Health Care Reform, Brookings Institution; Former National Coordinator for HIT, DHHS, Washington, DC

Jennifer Green, PhD
Director of Research, Civis Analytics, Washington, DC

Curt Sellke, MS
Vice President of Analytics, Thrive HDS, Indianapolis, IN

Fred Trotter
Founder, DocGraph Journal; Co-author, Hacking Healthcare; Chief Operating Officer, Open Source Health Corporation, Houston, TX

TRACK IX: CLINICAL LEADERSHIP IN ACOS

Keynote
Mark Wagar

President, Heritage Medical System; Former President and Chief Executive Officer, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, Northridge, CA

Sachin H. Jain, MD, MBA
Chief Medical Officer and Innovation Officer, Merck; Co-Editor-in-Chief, Health Care: The Science of Delivery and Innovation; Former Senior Advisor to Administrator, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Boston, MA

Darshak Sanghavi, MD
Fellow and Managing Director, Engelberg Center for Health Care Reform, Brookings Institution; Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA

Sanjay K. Shetty, MD, MBA
President, Steward Health Care Network; Associate Clinical Professor of Radiology, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA

John F. Vigorita, MD, MHA
Chairman of the Board, Optimus Healthcare Partners; Chairman, Board of Managers of Vista Health System IPA; Chairman of Bioethics Oversight, Atlantic Heath System; Medical Director, Mission Development, Summit, NJ

TRACK X: OPTIMIZING THE VALUE OF PHARMACEUTICALS
AND MEDICAL DEVICES

Keynote
Dan Mendelson, MPP

Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Avalere Health; Former Associate Director for Health, Office of Management and Budget, Washington, DC

Woody Eisenberg, MD, FACP
Senior Vice President, Performance Measurement and Strategic Alliances, Pharmacy Quality Alliance; Former Chief Medical Officer for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Medco, Springfield, VA

Ed Pezalla, MD, MPH
National Medical Director, Pharmacy Policy and Strategy, Aetna, Hartford, CT

Will Shrank, MD, MSHS
Senior Vice President, Chief Scientific Officer and Chief Medical Officer, Provider Innovation and Analytics, CVS Caremark; Former Director of Evaluation, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation, CMS, Washington, DC

S. Lawrence Kocot, JD, LL M, MPA
Visiting Fellow, Engelberg Center for Health Care Reform, The Brookings Institution; Member, Epstein Becker Green; Former Senior Advisor to the Administrator, CMS, Washington, DC

TRACK XI: CARING FOR AND MEETING THE NEEDS OF FRAIL
AND ELDERLY PATIENTS

Keynote
Diane E. Meier, MD, FACP

Director, Center to Advance Palliative Care; Catherine Gaisman Professor of Medical Ethics, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY

Dorothy Deremo, RN, MSN, MHSA, FACHE
Executive Emeritus, Hospice of Michigan/At Home Support, Detroit, MI

Neil M. Kurtz, MD
President and Chief Executive Officer, Golden Living; Former President and Chief Executive Officer, TorreyPines Therapeutics, Inc., Plano, TX

Christine Ritchie, MD, MSPH
Harris Fishbon Distinguished Professor in Clinical Translational Research and Aging, Division of Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA

Michelle L. Templin
Vice President - Strategic Business Development, Managed Health Care Associates, Inc. (MHA) ACO Network, Florham Park, NJ

TRACK XII: COMMUNITY-BASED ACCOUNTABLE CARE ORGANIZATIONS

Keynote
Janet Corrigan, PhD, MBA

Distinguished Fellow, Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy & Clinical Practice; Former President and CEO, National Quality Forum, Baltimore, MD

Jennifer DeCubellis, LPC
Assistant County Administrator-Health, Hennepin Health, Minneapolis, MN

Elliott S. Fisher, MD, MPH
Director, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Lebanon, NH

Laurel Karabatsos
Deputy Medicaid Director, Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing, Denver, CO


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SPONSORED BY




CO CHAIRS

Mark B. McClellan, MD, PhD
Senior Fellow and Director, Health Care Innovation and Value Initiative, The Brookings Institution, Former CMS Administrator and FDA Commissioner, Washington, DC


Elliott S. Fisher, MD, MPH
Director, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Lebanon, NH

ACO SUMMIT VISION STATEMENT

ACOs in both the public and private sector have continued to grow over the past several years, ushering in more experience and evidence on what is working and way to continue evolving accountable care models. With first year results from Pioneer ACOs and preliminary data on Medicare Shared Savings Program participant performance now available, CMS is contemplating possible policy changes and program adjustments for the next generation of Medicare ACOs. At the same time, insurers, plans and providers across the country continue to embrace innovative ACO concepts and models.

These developments are creating unique opportunities and challenges for accountable care efforts in both the public and private sectors. The Fifth Annual ACO Summit will explore issues raised by overlapping public and private accountable care initiative, highlighting some of the most pressing considerations for providers, payers, policymakers, and supporting partners in effectively implementing accountable care. The Summit will feature national leaders in the ACO movement who will identify actionable next steps in supporting the growth and sustainability of ACOs across the country.

FEATURED SESSIONS
  • Preconference: Legal and Operational Issues in ACO Development
  • The Changing Environment of Commercial ACO Arrangements
  • Investor Views of ACOs
  • Performance Measurement for Accountable Care
  • Innovations in Contract and Payment Incentives
  • Emerging Payer-Provider Accountable Care Models
  • Unique Opportunities and Challenges for Physician-Led ACOs
  • Engaging Patients in Accountable Care
  • Consolidation and Competition in Health Care Markets: Implications for ACOs
  • Coordinating Care for High-Risk and Vulnerable Populations
  • Innovations in Data Management
  • Clinical Leadership in ACOs
  • Optimizing the Value of Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices
  • Caring for and Meeting the Needs of Frail and Elderly Patients
  • Community-Based Accountable Care Arrangements
CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS
Accounting Professionals: Approved for up to 16.0 NASBA CPE credits.

Physician Credits: The Summit is approved to offer 15.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Pending Attorney Credits: The Summit is currently pending approval to offer California, Pennsylvania and Texas MCLE Credit.

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OFFERED IN SEQUENCE WITH
FOURTH NATIONAL BUNDLED PAYMENT SUMMIT
A Hybrid Conference and Internet Event
The Leading Forum on the Role of Healthcare Payment Reforms with Special Focus on Bundled Payment Approaches
Sponsored by Health Care Incentives Improvement Institute (HCI3)
June 16 - 18, 2014
Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill
Washington, DC
www.BundledPaymentSummit.com

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FIFTH NATIONAL ACCOUNTABLE CARE ORGANIZATION (ACO) SUMMIT

June 18 - 20, 2014

ATTEND ONSITE
Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill
Washington, DC


OR
WEBCAST PARTICIPATION
In your own office or home live via the Internet
with 24/7 access for six months





THE 2013 ACO SUMMIT CONTENT IS NOW AVAILABLE IN VARIOUS POST CONFERENCE FORMATS

The 2013 ACO Summit conference content is now available in a variety of formats.

You may purchase the Summit streaming content in the following formats: Flash Drive or online archive (6 months). You may also purchase individual presentations in an online archive (6 months) format.

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