Spring Leadership and Board of Directors' Meeting 2017

Event Date: 4/5/2017 - 4/7/2017

Event Overview

2017 Spring Leadership Value Visit in Southlake, TX

Achieving the value of a value-based approach

Join your Alliance peers at the Spring Leadership and Board of Directors Meeting, Wednesday, April 5 through Friday, April 7, 2017 in Southlake, TX.

Room block deadline: March 15

 

Keynote Address

Value-Based Insurance Design: Changing the health care discussion from how much to how well

Sponsored by Cognizant

Mark Fendrick, M.D.
Director, Center for Value-Based Insurance Design

Dr. Mark Fendrick conceptualized and coined the term Value-Based Insurance Design (V-BID) and currently directs the V-BID Center at the University of Michigan, the leading advocate for development, implementation and evaluation of innovative health benefit plans.

Featured Presentations

The impact of the Trump administration

Ceci Connolly Ceci Connoly
President and CEO, Alliance of Community Health Plans (ACHP)

Ceci Connolly is a nationally-recognized health care leader, who has spent more than a decade in health care. She is a leading thinker in the disruptive forces shaping the health industry and has been a trusted adviser to c-suite executives who share her commitment to equitable, patient-centered care.

 

Executive Team Workshop: Scenario planning for health policy

Jerry Burgess Jerry Burgess
Partner, Spring Street Exchange

Jerry Burgess has deep health care experience with providers, payers and employers. He has been an executive in three large health systems, and founder and CEO of two health plans. A serial entrepreneur, he also started two business coalitions on health leading employers to value-based health care.
Nancy Wise Nancy Wise
Partner, Spring Street Exchange

Before becoming a consultant, Nancy Wise served as a director of strategy and new product development at a large Blues plan, and then she spent nearly a decade leading the Strategic and Regulatory Practice at HTMS, now part of Change Healthcare.

 

   


Case Study: The Adventist Healthcare System shares their experience contracting directly with Walt Disney to create value

Mark Martin, Adventist Health System

How Walt Disney's desire to provide more value to its employees has engaged multiple stakeholders in meaningful discussions around value in health care, what employers want for their work force, and what consumers are looking for from their health care providers.

 

Case Study: Baylor Scott & White bundled joint initiatives

Jeff Ingrum, President and CEO, Scott & White Health Plan

Hear how Scott & White health plan and their health system are working together to develop bundled payments.

 

MACRA deep-dive for payer and provider executives

Bob Atlas, President, EBG Advisors

An overview of the two alternative routes under Medicare’s Quality Payment Program (QPP): Alternative Payment Models and the Merit-Based Incentive Payment System. Includes an examination of the impact of the QPP on Medicare physician payments, the implications for health systems that employ clinicians subject to the QPP, how health plans can support clinician success in the QPP and potential changes under the new administration.

 

 

Sessions designed for   

  • Health Plan CEOs and executive leadership team
  • Owner/Partner health system CEOs and executive leadership teams
  • Partner provider group leadership

 

2017 Spring Board of Directors Meeting

Thursday, April 6, 2017  |  8:00 - 10:00 a.m. 

Alliance Board Meetings are open to all Alliance members. Alliance member health plans are invited to attend and observe the proceedings.  If you are a member of the Board of Directors (BOD) or a designated alternate, visit the BOD member portal for additional details and to RSVP for the BOD meeting.

 

Thank you to our sponsors

PLATINUM SPONSORS

 


​SILVER SPONSORS

                

BRONZE SPONSORS

 


​ OTHER SPONSORS 

 

 


 
Registration
ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
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4/3/2017 choose this option if you are an employee of an Alliance member health plan FREE
HEALTH SYSTEM/MEDICAL GROUP (ALLIANCE MEMBER OWNER/PARTNER)
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4/3/2017 choose this option if your organization is an owner/partner of an Alliance member organization PARTNER PASS
ALLIANCE GUEST HEALTH PLAN
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VIRTUAL ATTENDEE
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SPEAKER
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SPONSOR
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PREFERRED BUSINESS SPONSOR
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Functions

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

6:00 - 8:00 pm  - Welcome Reception.  


Thursday, April 6, 2017 

6:00-8:00 pm-  Networking Dinner.

 

 
Agenda

For a printable, detailed agenda, visit the Documents tab noted above 

AGENDA AT A GLANCE  

WED, APR 5

 

 

7:00 – 9:00am

BOD Executive Committee meeting and breakfast

Closed session for BOD Exec Committee only

8:00 – 9:00am

Breakfast – All attendees

Sponsored by: Milliman

9:00 – 9:30am

Welcome and kick off

 

10:00 – 11:45

Value-Based Insurance Design: Changing the health care discussion from how much to how well

Sponsored by: Cognizant

11:45 – 1:00pm

Lunch

Sponsored by: HealthScape Advisors

1:00 – 2:30pm

Adventist Health System Case study: Walt Disney’s appetite for value

 

3:00 – 4:30pm

Baylor Scott and White Case study: Bundled joint initiatives

 

6:00pm

Networking reception

Sponsored by: RBS Re

 

THURS, APR 6

 

 

7:30 – 8:00am

 

8:00 -10:00am

Breakfast

 

Board of Directors Meeting

 

 

Sponsored by: Milliman

 

Open session: All member and guest health plan delegates invited to attend

10:00am

Welcome back and sessions kick off

 

10:30 – 11:45

The anticipated impact of the Trump administration

 

11:45 – 1:00pm

Lunch

Sponsored by: DST/Argus

1:00 – 2:30pm

Pathway to Physician Payment Reform: MACRA’s Implications and Opportunities for Health Plans

 

3:00 – 4:30pm

Peer breakout sessions

 

6:00pm

Dinner

Sponsored by: Summit Re

 

 

 

FRI, APR 7

 

 

7:30 – 8:00am

Breakfast

Sponsored by: DST/Argus

8:00 – 12:00pm

 

12:00 – 1:00 pm

Executive team workshop

 

Lunch

 

Sponsored by: Bloom Insurance Agency

Venue

Hilton Dallas Southlake Town Square


1400 Plaza Place


Southlake, TX  76092


817.442.9900



Our room rate is $199 plus taxes/fees. Internet access in the guest rooms is complimentary. This rate may be available three days prior and three days after our meeting dates, depending on the hotel's availability. You should call the reservations department at 817.442.9900 and ask for the Vizient Room Block #V11N04 to book your room. You must call the hotel by March 15, 2017 in order to receive our group room rate.  Should you call after this deadline, you will not be guaranteed to receive our group room rate or the hotel may be sold out. 

MARCH 14 UPDATE: Please note that the group block is now sold out.  There are still rooms available at the Hilton Southlake at the standard rate.  In addition, the alternative hotel near the meeting venue is listed below:

 

Hilton Garden Inn

205 W. State Highway 114

Grapevine, TX  76051

817.421.1172

 

Hilton Garden Hotel will provide shuttle service to Southlake Hilton.  Please check at the front desk for more information on the shuttle schedule.


DRESS


Business casual attire is appropriate for the meeting.  Remember that the hotel meeting room temperatures vary, so we recommend that you layer clothing to be comfortable in case the room becomes either hot or cold.



GROUND TRANSPORTATION


The hotel is about 6 miles from Dallas Ft. Worth International Airport (DFW) and is approximately a 15 minute drive. Taxi service is available for an estimated $20 one way.  Self parking is available free of charge. For more transportation information

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DALLAS WEATHER


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Documents
  • 2/7/2017
  • Risk versus uncertainty
  • This article is not a review of the Trump transition plan or Paul Ryan's Better Way, or any of the various crystal ball summaries of where healthcare may be heading. This piece is about how to keep business moving during this period of uncertainty in healthcare.
Attendees

Below is a list of all delegates registered to date for this event

  • Darnell Dent
  • ALLIANCE GUEST HEALTH PLAN
  • President and CEO at FirstCare Health Plans
  • Alexandra Leopold
  • ALLIANCE GUEST HEALTH PLAN
  • Vice President, Health Plan Solutions at Mission Health
  • Marc Malloy
  • ALLIANCE GUEST HEALTH PLAN
  • President at Healthy State
  • Jeff Rayl
  • ALLIANCE GUEST HEALTH PLAN
  • CFO at FirstCare Health Plans
  • Adolfo Valadez
  • ALLIANCE GUEST HEALTH PLAN
  • CMO at FirstCare Health Plans
  • Scott Albosta
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • COO at Cook Childrens Health Plan
  • Matthew Aug
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • President at Cox HealthPlans
  • Bradley Bartle
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • EVP & Chief Financial Officer at CommunityCare
  • John Burich
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • Vice President of Strategy and Business Development at Passport Health Plan
  • Michael Byrd
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • Chief Business Development Officer at Sharp Health Plan
  • Joseph Caldwell
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • Chief Financial Officer at Alliant Health Plans
  • LuAnn Chen
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • Medical Director at Community Health Plan of Washington
  • Victor Collymore
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • Chief Medical Officer at Community Health Plan of Washington
  • Jeffrey Conklin
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • President/CEO at Adventist Health Plan
  • Pat Driscoll
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • Professor, Texas Women's University at Health Plan Alliance
  • Lisa Fallert
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • SVP/Chief Operating Officer at Presbyterian Health Plan
  • Sharon Fletcher
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • President & CEO at CommunityCare
  • Brandon Fryar
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • PHP President at Presbyterian Health Plan
  • Greg Gieseman
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • President/Chief Executive Officer at Community First Health Plans
  • Lisa Golden
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • Chief Operating Officer at Geisinger Health Plan
  • Cynthia Hare
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • President at Vizient Southeast
  • Jeff Ingrum
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • President and CEO at Scott & White Health Plan
  • Linza Jones
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • Chief Sales Officer at Scott & White Health Plan
  • Kelley Kaiser
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • CEO at Samaritan Health Plans
  • Zach Keeling
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • Chief Operating Officer at Medical Associates Health Plans
  • Teresa Kline
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • President and CEO at Health Alliance Plan
  • Gary Lenth
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • Chief Medical Officer/Executive VP at Quartz Health Solutions
  • Kevin Lewis
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • CEO at Community Health Options
  • Thomas Lundquist
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • Chief Medical Officer at Sentara Health Plans (Optima)
  • Garry Maisel
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • President and Chief Executive Officer at Western Health Advantage
  • Erin Malone
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • Customer Relations Manager at Alliant Health Plans
  • Joseph Maumus
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • Sr. Product Manager at Alliant Health Plans
  • George Mayzell
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • Chief Clinical Officer at Vizient Southeast
  • Maura McCaffrey
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • President and CEO at Health New England, Inc
  • Marilee McGuire
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • COO at Community Health Plan of Washington
  • Randal Mitchell
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • VP Retail and Direct Consumer Stategies at Scott & White Health Plan
  • Mark Mixer
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • Chief Executive Officer at Alliant Health Plans
  • Priti Mody-Bailey
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • Chief Medical Officer/VP at Community First Health Plans
  • Jill Piazza
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • Vice President, Care Integration and Quality at Florida Hospital Healthcare System
  • Penny Ransom
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • Chief Administrative Officer at Network Health Plan
  • Celeste Richards
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • Director of Managed Care at Alliant Health Plans
  • Samuel Schmirler
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • Vice President and Actuary at Quartz Health Solutions
  • John Tallent
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • Chief Executive Officer at Medical Associates Health Plans
  • Brian Wheeler
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • Vice President, Operations at Community First Health Plans
  • Dave Zhang
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • R&D Director at Alliant Health Plans
  • Paul Zucarelli
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER HEALTH PLAN
  • President at Health Plan Alliance
  • Randy Baker
  • PREFERRED BUSINESS SPONSOR
  • Vice President, West Region at RBS Re
  • Curtis Beharry
  • PREFERRED BUSINESS SPONSOR
  • Regional Vice President at Summit Re
  • Rebecca Erbe
  • PREFERRED BUSINESS SPONSOR
  • VP Government Programs at Cognizant
  • Ken Knopp
  • PREFERRED BUSINESS SPONSOR
  • Vice President, East Region at RBS Re
  • Alexander Soria
  • PREFERRED BUSINESS SPONSOR
  • Executive Vice President at RBS Re
  • Robert Atlas
  • SPEAKER
  • President / Strategic Advisor at EBG Advisors
  • Ceci Connelly
  • SPEAKER
  • President at Alliance of Community Health Plans (ACHP)
  • A. Mark Fendrick
  • SPEAKER
  • Director, University of Michigan Center for Value-Based Insurance Design (V-BID) at Center for Value-Based Insurance Design
  • Mark Martin
  • SPEAKER
  • Vice President, Development at Adventist Health
  • Nancy Wise
  • SPEAKER
  • Partner at Spring Street Exchange
  • Diana Benli
  • SPONSOR
  • VP Government Payer Solutions at Cognizant
  • Alexei Beran
  • SPONSOR
  • Director, Strategic Accounts at FlexTech, Inc.
  • Jennifer Gallego
  • SPONSOR
  • SVP, Business Development at Argus Health Systems, Inc.
  • Kim Hiemenz
  • SPONSOR
  • Principal and Consulting Actuary at Milliman
  • Alexis Levy
  • SPONSOR
  • Director at HealthScape Advisors, LLC
  • Teri Mullaney
  • SPONSOR
  • President and CEO at DST Health Solutions
  • Kevin O'Neill
  • SPONSOR
  • Vice President of Sales and Account Management at MultiPlan
  • Robert Wood
  • SPONSOR
  • Regional Vice President, Sales at Summit Re
  • Rita Datko
  • VIRTUAL ATTENDEE
  • Chief Financial Officer at Sharp Health Plan
  • Scott Kelly
  • VIRTUAL ATTENDEE
  • COO at Aspire Health Plan
  • Gordon Salm
  • VIRTUAL ATTENDEE
  • CFO at Health Alliance Medical Plans
  • Randy Stuart
  • VIRTUAL ATTENDEE
  • SVP & CFO, Interim CIO at AvMed
  • Louis Tripoli
  • VIRTUAL ATTENDEE
  • Chief Medical Officer at Prominence Health Plan
Speakers
  • A. Mark Fendrick
    Director, University of Michigan Center for Value-Based Insurance Design (V-BID) at Center for Value-Based Insurance Design
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