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Conference Highlights

Speaker Presentations

Panel Discussion: Integrating Data from Population Health, Behavioral Health, SDOH into Care Coordination and other Clinical Teams – Breaking Down Silos


Melissa Smith,Executive Vice President, Consulting & Professional Services,HealthMine


Steven R. Peskin, MD, MBA, MACP,Executive Medical Director, Population Health,Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey

Data & Data Analytics – Capture Actionable Information to Implement Change

Harmonizing Information from Multiple Sources to Provide Actionable Knowledge at the Point of Care

Steven R. Peskin, MD, MBA, MACP,Executive Medical Director, Population Health,Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey

Arming Care Management Teams to Address COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy, Social Isolation & More Barriers To Health

Sandhya Gardner, MD,Chief Medical Officer,Wellframe

Case Study: Targeting Oregon’s High Risk Members Who Were Evacuated by Fires

Summer Sweet,Triage and Data Integration Manager,CareOregon

Cassandra Robinson,Healthcare Analyst, Population Health,CareOregon

Health Homes Case Study: Using Data to Guide Patient Selection, Measurement and Outcomes Evaluation

Banafsheh Siadat,Regional Director - NCAL Medi-Cal Strategy and Operations,Kaiser Permanente

Technology Solutions – Engaging Members in their Own Care

Member Engagement Post Pandemic: Using Digital Tools for Scalable, Affordable & Continuous Whole Person Care

Melissa Smith,Executive Vice President, Consulting & Professional Services,HealthMine

Panel Discussion: Innovating Telehealth Initiatives: Overcoming Limitations and Complementing In-Person Care


Michael S. Adelberg,Principal, Lead, Healthcare Strategy Practice,Faegre Drinker Consulting Formerly, Director of Medicare Advantage OperationsCMS

Technology for Complex Care Identification and Management

Dr. Kumar Dharmarajan,Chief Scientific Officer,Clover Health

Managing Chronic Conditions with Remote Monitoring

Lisa Holden,Vice President, Accountable Care,iCare

Case Study: Using iPads as Tools for Care Givers to Assist Members with Dementia

Alicia Sobocinski,Product Manager for Medicare,Harvard Pilgrim Health Care

Social Determinants of Health – Capturing the Data and Proving ROI

Leveraging Data, Analytics and Platforms to Advance the Business Case for Social Determinants of Health

Andrew Renda,Associate Vice President, Population Health,Humana

Case Study: Identifying New York City’s Homeless Members to Provide Support through Transitions of Care

Michelle Squire,Director of Case Management,Affinity Health Plan

Leveraging Data & Community Partnerships to Address SDOH

Karin VanZant,Vice President of Integrated Community Partnerships,CareSource

Integrating Behavioral Health with Physical Health: Digital Solutions

Case Study: Setting Up and Managing a Nudge Unit to Influence Member and Provider Behavior

Amir Goren,Program Director, Behavioral Insights Team, Steele Institute for Health Innovation,Geisinger

Improving Member & Plan Communication for those with Special Needs

Karleen M. Haines, MPS,Chief of Community Relations,Partners Health Plan