Track Schedules

GOVERNMENT PROGRAMS TRACK

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Time Event Speaker(s) Location
8:00 – 8:50 am Drug Trend Report: Spotlight on Medicare and Medicaid & Spotlight Service: High-Impact and High-Interest Therapeutic Areas
  • Trends affecting Medicare and Medicaid
  • Pipeline agents nearing market entry
  • How these agents may impact your business
  • What you can do to optimize your pharmacy benefit
Susan Trieu, PharmD
Principal, Enterprise Specialty Clinical Programs
MedImpact

Karen Watkins, PharmD, BCOP
Manager Emerging Therapeutics Strategy
MedImpact

Sara Erickson, PharmD
Health Economics & Outcomes Manager
MedImpact
Garden Room
9:00 – 9:50 am Indiana Medicaid's Approach to the Opioid Crisis
  • Unique state requirements and initiative goals
  • MDwise program design and implementation
  • Partnerships to ensure success
  • MDwise results and future opportunities for opioid utilization management
Wendi Powell, PharmD
Director of Clinical Pharmacy
MDwise Inc.
Garden Room
10:00 – 10:30 am Break in Meeting Lounge   Sunset Ballroom
10:30 – 11:20 am A Global MTM Perspective: How We Help Improve Care & Reduce Unnecessary Drug Spend
  • Spotlight on MTM for Medicare
  • Translating MTM for Medicaid
  • Driving MTM results
Marty Mattei, PharmD
Vice President, Clinical Product Innovation
MedImpact
Garden Room
11:30 am – 1:00 pm Lunch in Meeting Lounge   Sunset Ballroom
1:00 – 1:50 pm A Look at Fraud, Waste & Abuse (FWA) in Government Programs
  • Current FWA trends in Medicare and Medicaid
  • Emerging trends in abuse
  • Spotlight on FWA solutions
Dale Langenderfer
Manager of Pharmacy Compliance, FWA
MedImpact

Jim Howell
Investigator, FWA
MedImpact
Garden Room
2:00 – 2:50 pm Government Programs Track Spotlight on Specialty Drugs: Optimize Your Investment
  • Assess 2017 data on specialty drug pricing and utilization with implications for 2018
  • Compare and contrast specialty drug costs and utilization for Medicare and Medicaid
  • Describe strategies for managing the complex diseases that drive trend numbers upward
Susan Trieu, PharmD
Principal, Enterprise Specialty Clinical Programs
MedImpact

Steven Avey, RPh, MS
Vice President, Enterprise Specialty Clinical Solutions
MedImpact Direct
Garden Room
2:50 – 3:00 pm Break
3:00 pm Return to General Session   Paradise Ballroom


Agenda subject to change without notice.

 

HOSPITAL TRACK

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Time Event Speaker(s) Location
8:00 – 8:50 am Formulary, Rebate & Network Solutions to Drive Low-Net Cost
  • Formulary solutions to drive low-net cost
  • Rebate management
  • Tapping into preferred networks or in-house utilization to reduce costs
Lisa Cashman, PharmD
Director, Clinical Formulary
MedImpact

Jim Ayers, RPh
Vice President, Industry Relations
MedImpact

Dave Halter, MBA
Senior Vice President, Strategic Finance Operations
MedImpact
Dockside Room
9:00 – 9:50 am Mercy MedImpact Partner to Deliver Quality Care, Lower Costs and Drive Results
  • Driving in-house pharmacy utilization
  • Optimizing MedImpact quality program to improve diabetes care
  • Leveraging variable copay and coupon program to drive savings
  • Achieving results through an aligned partnership
Susan M Mashni, PharmD, BCPS
Chief Pharmacy Officer
Mercy Health
Dockside Room
10:00 – 10:30 am Break in Meeting Lounge   Sunset Ballroom
10:30 – 11:20 am Updates on Health System Pharmacy and Medications Used Across the Care Continuum
  • Challenges facing health system pharmacists
  • Care accountability and decreasing variance
  • Highlight opportunities ahead
Michael Wascovich, PharmD, MBA, RPh
Senior Director, Pharmacy Services
Premier, Inc.
Dockside Room
11:30 am – 1:00 pm Lunch in Meeting Lounge
1:00 – 1:50 pm Your Answer to Effective Management of Specialty Spend
  • Learn more about our unique MedImpact Direct model
  • Driving in-house utilization with MedImpact Direct Specialty™ as a wrap
  • Driving in-house utilization with MedImpact Direct Specialty™ as a wrap around
  • What is next for Specialty?
Keith Cook, RPh
Vice President, Operations
MedImpact Direct
Dockside Room
2:00 – 2:50 pm Spotlight on Value: Reducing Costs & Improving Care
  • Reducing Opioid Overutilization
  • Reducing spend on High-Cost Generics
  • Population Management: RxGuide™
  • Clinical Fraud, Waste & Abuse: RxOversight™
  • Improving adherence with MedResults®
  • Cost-saving clinical packages
Marty Mattei, PharmD
Vice President, Clinical Product Innovation
MedImpact
Dockside Room
2:50 – 3:00 pm Break
3:00 pm Return to General Session   Paradise Ballroom


Agenda subject to change without notice.

 

COMMERCIAL TRACK

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Time Event Speaker(s) Location
8:00 – 8:50 am Spotlight on Value: Reducing Costs & Improving Member Care and Engagement
  • Reducing Opioid Overutilization
  • Reducing spend on High-Cost Generics
  • Population Management: RxGuide™
  • Clinical Fraud, Waste and Abuse: RxOversight™
  • Improving adherence with MedResults®
  • Cost-saving clinical packages
  • MedImpact2Go™, digital platforms and other opportunities to engage members and bring value
Marty Mattei, PharmD
Vice President, Clinical Product Innovation
MedImpact
Pacific Room
9:00 – 9:50 am Medical Management of Specialty Spend: Looking at the Whole Picture
  • Which benefit is the right benefit
  • Why the medical side is important
  • How to manage specialty on the medical benefit
Keith Cook, RPh
Vice President, Operations
MedImpact Direct

Jann Rigell, RPh, MBA
Medical Management of Specialty Sales Director
MedImpact Direct
Pacific Room
10:00 – 10:30 am Break in Meeting Lounge   Sunset Ballroom
10:30 – 11:20 am Formulary, Rebate & Network Solutions: Working in Concert to Drive Low-Net Cost
  • Formulary solutions to drive low-net cost
  • Rebate management
  • Network: Moving to preferred networks
Lisa Cashman, PharmD
Director Clinical Formulary
MedImpact

Jim Ayers, RPh
Vice President, Industry Relations
MedImpact

Dave Halter, MBA
Senior Vice President, Strategic Finance Operations
MedImpact
Pacific Room
11:30 am – 1:00 pm Lunch in Meeting Lounge Sunset Ballroom
1:00 – 1:50 pm A Look at Trends and What's Coming Down the Pipeline
  • Pipeline agents nearing market entry
  • How these agents may impact your business
  • What you can do to optimize your pharmacy benefit
Susan Trieu, PharmD
Principal, Enterprise Specialty Clinical Programs
MedImpact

Karen Watkins, PharmD, BCOP
Manager Emerging Therapeutics Strategy
MedImpact

Sara Erickson, PharmD
Health Economics & Outcomes Manager
MedImpact
Pacific Room
2:00 – 2:50 pm Fraud, Waste & Abuse (FWA): Audits & Compliance – How We Support Our Clients
  • Reducing Opioid Overutilization by 36 percent
  • FWA trends
  • Results in reducing fraud, waste and abuse
  • Potential savings forecast
Dale Langenderfer
Manager of Pharmacy Compliance, FWA
MedImpact

Jim Howell
Investigator, FWA
MedImpact
Pacific Room
2:50 – 3:00 pm Break
3:00 pm Return to General Session   Paradise Ballroom


Agenda subject to change without notice.

 

340B TRACK

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Time Event Speaker(s) Location
8:00 – 8:50 am Gaining/Regaining Eligible Status
  • How Medicare Cost Reports determine eligibility
  • Potential changes
  • A look at S-10 reports
  • How uncompensated care may impact future eligibility
Dennis George
CEO
Kansas Hospital Association

Lawerence Millner, PhD
Director, Northeast Region
Naveos
Bay View Room
9:00 – 9:50 am Lessons Learned On HRSA Audits
  • How to prepare for an audit
  • Optimizing cash programs
  • Using independent audits to prepare
  • Leveraging referrals and non-exclusive providers
  • Understanding policies and procedures
Cindy Kehr
Account Executive
SUNRx

Shonda Wallace
CFO
Rocking Horse Community Health Center
Bay View Room
10:00 – 10:30 am Break in Meeting Lounge   Sunset Ballroom
10:30 – 11:20 am Maximizing Hospital 340B Programs: A Best Practice and Panel Discussion
  • Balancing program compliancy
  • Understanding patient types
Reid Horning, PharmD
Pharmacy Manager
Allina Health

Tom Jacobsen
Corporate Director of Pharmacy
Adventist Health Health Center
Bay View Room
10:30 – 11:20 am FQHC Track: Creating a Robust Cash Program & Effective Sliding Scale Programs: A Best Practice and Panel Discussion
  • Potential savings contributions to your community
  • How to structure sliding scale programs
  • How technology can help
  • Maximizing a meaningful volume of patients using cash programs
Buhari Mohanned, MD
Senior Director of Quality Improvement and Clinical Support
Primary One Health

Stephanie Petrauskas
Outreach & Enrollment
Rocking Horse Community Health Center
Suite 713/715
11:30 am – 1:00 pm Lunch in Meeting Lounge Sunset Ballroom
1:00 – 1:50 pm Running a Compliant Hospital Program: A Best Practice and Panel Discussion
  • What it means to be compliant?
  • Running internal audits
  • Recent changes to Medicaid
  • Quarterly business compliance meetings
Ed Sherman, PharmD
Community Medical Center

Jared Hatchard, PharmD
Community Pharmacy Operations Manager
Sun Life
Bay View Room
1:00 – 1:50 pm Running a Compliant FQHC 340B Program: A Best Practice and Panel Discussion
  • What it means to be compliant?
  • Running internal audits
  • Recent changes to Medicaid
  • Quarterly business compliance meetings
Ed Sherman, PharmD
Community Medical Center

Jared Hatchard, PharmD
Community Pharmacy Operations Manager
Sun Life
Suite 713/715
2:00 – 2:50 pm The Future of 340B
  • Debrief on MedImpact 2018 Annual Conference sessions
  • 340B audits and frequent questions
  • Maximizing 340B savings
  • Expanding services
Michael Mouissett
CEO
ShareCor / Louisiana Hospital Association

Matt Bertsch, PharmD
Director of Pharmacy
Sun Life

Shonda Wallace
CFO
Rocking Horse Community Health Center

Aaron Lott, PharmD
Executive Director, Pharmacy Services
Health Enterprises
Bay View Room
2:50 – 3:00 pm Break
3:00 pm Return to General Session   Paradise Ballroom


Agenda subject to change without notice.

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