See how leading Payers are harnessing Population Health and Value-Based Care for their most vulnerable members to effectively reduce costs and drive outcomes. “Population Health Payer Innovations for Medicaid, Medicare & Duals” , focuses on strengthening payer-provider relationships, sharing data, building member and community trust and harnessing technology solutions.

12+ top health plans plus innovative policy makers showcase how to incorporate care management and utilization review to get the right care at the right time to most effectively meet the specific needs of each population. Find out how to balance digital and personal interventions and proactively influence member ... behavior.

The ground-breaking agenda focuses on the central pillars of Population Health for Medicaid, Medicare & Duals with CASE STUDIES AND BEST PRACTICES on:
  1. Value-based Care & Population Health – Balancing Regulations & Quality
  2. Incorporating Social Determinants of Health
  3. Informatics & Data Analytics – Collecting, Sharing & Utilizing Data from Multiple Sources
  4. Strengthening Provider Relationships
  5. Member Engagement that Builds Trust
  6. Community Collaborations to Expand Access to Care
  7. Care Coordination & Quality Initiatives to Boost Outcomes


Jessica Assefa

Medicare Stars Program Manager

Tricia Barrett

Vice President, Product Design & Support

Ellen Beckjord, PhD, MPH

Associate Vice President, Population Health and Clinical Affairs

Kelly W. Brown, MPH, MBA

Senior Director for Medicaid Product Development and Programs, Government Business Division

Caraline Coats

Vice President, Bold Goal & Population Health Strategy
Tufts Health Plan

Helene S. Forte, RN, MS, PAHM

formerly, Vice President, Public Plans Emerging Markets
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care

Noreen Hurley

Program Manager, Star Quality & Performance
Blue Care Tennessee

Dr. Jeanne James

Chief Medical Officer
Virginia Premier

Dr. John Johnson

Chief Medical Officer
BlueCare Tennessee

Frances Martini, BSN, MBA

Vice President Population Health
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield New Jersey

Steven R. Peskin, MD, MBA, FACP

Executive Medical Director Population Health
Inland Empire

Maria Pugo, DrPH, MPH

Health Services Evaluator, Health Services Research & Evaluation

Oraida Roman

Vice President of Value Based Strategies
D.C. Department of Health Care Finance

Lisa Truitt

Director of Healthcare Delivery Management

Dirk Wales

Chief Medical Officer
Supporting Organizatations
  • Disease Management by Population Segment to Boost Performance Scores, Increase Care Quality & Minimize Risk

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