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MA Drug Flexibility, with a Part B Step Therapy focus

Event Date:1/16/2019

Event Overview

Wednesday, January 16, 2019
1:00 PM CT – 2:30 PM CT (00 minutes)

This event is hosted on our ReadyTalk platform

 

Join your Alliance peers for this webinar presentation on the new drug benefit flexibilities made available to Medicare Advantage and Part D plans, with a particular focus Part B Drug Step Therapy and Medicare Part D Indication Based Formularies.  The presentation and discussion will be led by Mike Adelberg, Principal and Healthcare Strategy Practice Leader at Faegre Baker Daniels and Jay Warmuth, Partner, at Faegre Baker Daniels.  The webinar will:

  • Provide an overview of new and potential flexibilities in delivering drug benefits to Medicare beneficiaries  
  • Discuss the new opportunity to apply step therapy to Part B drugs, including proposed tweaks to the original CMS guidance 
  • Discuss the coming opportunity to offer indication-based formularies for Part D drugs
  • Consider the broader implications for Medicare Advantage, Part D plans and PBMs
     

 

Audience

Health Plan leaders in the Medicare Advantage market. In addition, pharmacy directors and stakeholders across managed care markets will find this event informative as it profiles new pharmacy benefit flexibilities which may soon be permitted in other markets and government programs.

 

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Attendees

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

  • Marc Hudak
  • ALLIANCE GUEST
  • President at CarePartners of Connecticut
  • Miriam Sullivan
  • ALLIANCE GUEST
  • VP, Pharmacy & Medical Mgmt at CarePartners of Connecticut
  • Mike Abdo
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Director of Pharmacy at CommunityCare
  • Sarah Anzick
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Quality Improvement Coordinator at Sentara Health Plans (Optima)
  • Alison Ausman
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Project Coordinator at SelectHealth
  • Cody Ball
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Pharmacy Coordinatory at SelectHealth
  • Damien Banks
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Star Rating Manager at Health Alliance Medical Plans
  • Trent Began
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Director of Finance at Samaritan Health Plans
  • Kristen Bender
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Manager of Government Programs, Pharmacy Operations at Geisinger Health Plan
  • Craig Bogner
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Senior Pharmacist at Paramount Health Care
  • Jenifir Bruno
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Medical Director at FirstCarolinaCare Insurance Company
  • John Chaddick
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Vice President Pharmacy at Scott & White Health Plan
  • David Cheney
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Pharmacy Industry Relations Manager at SelectHealth
  • Cassie Delaney
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Manager, Product Development and Governance at Health First Health Plans
  • Mike Eaton
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Medicare Part D Manager at SelectHealth
  • Jeremy Fejfar
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Clinical Pharmacy Director at Quartz Health Solutions
  • Dorothy Fisher
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Medical Director at Geisinger Health Plan
  • Melissa Fox
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Manager of Clinical Pharmacy Management at AvMed
  • Damaris Gautier
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Medical Director - Office of the CMO at Scott & White Health Plan
  • Kristin Giddings
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Product Development Coordinator at Samaritan Health Plans
  • Miles Glew
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Payor Programs Contract Specialist at Community Health Plan of Washington
  • Brenda Hart
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Manager of Specialty Pharmacy at Neighborhood Health Plan of Rhode Island
  • Kaleb Holt
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Medicare Advantage Program Manager at SelectHealth
  • Brian Ingman
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Pharmacy Admin Coordinator at Paramount Health Care
  • Melissa Kinzel
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Product Development Coordinator at Health First Health Plans
  • Christine Lukow
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Manager of Pharmacy Services at FirstCarolinaCare Insurance Company
  • Tamara Migut
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Managed Care Pharmacist at Health Alliance Medical Plans
  • Matt Mitchell
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Director, Pharmacy Services at SelectHealth
  • Daniel Morrissey
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Assistant Coordinator at Paramount Health Care
  • Cody Olsen
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Pharmacy Operations and Quality Manager at SelectHealth
  • Tami Otomo
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Clinical Pharmacist at Santa Clara Family Health Plan
  • Antonio Petitta
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • VP, Pharmacy Care Management at Health Alliance Plan (HAP)
  • Dana Pham
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Account Management Coordinator at Samaritan Health Plans
  • Jean Rao
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Pharmacy Manager at Chinese Community Health Plan
  • Yusuf Rashid
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Vice President Pharmacy and Vendor Relationship Management at Community Health Plan of Washington
  • Theodore Regalia
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Director of Pharmacy Services at Network Health
  • Melissa Rusk
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Director, Claims and BPO Operations at SummaCare
  • David Sand
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Chief Medical Officer at Care N' Care Insurance Company, Inc.
  • Brian Smolich
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Pharmacy Director at Health Alliance Medical Plans
  • Michael Snow
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Clinical Pharmacist at Sentara Health Plans (Optima)
  • Tanea Straub
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Supervisor of Pharmacy Programs at Samaritan Health Plans
  • Sharon Taylor
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Director of Health Services at FirstCarolinaCare Insurance Company
  • Elaine Taylor
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Quality Improvement Consultant at Indiana University Health Plans
  • Keaira Terry
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Benefits specialist at Health First Health Plans
  • Andy Wheaton
  • ALLIANCE MEMBER
  • Medicare Pharmacist at Network Health
  • Mike Adelberg
  • SPEAKER
  • Principal and Healthcare Strategy Practice Leader at FaegreBD Consulting
Speakers