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Accountable Care Organization Congress

THIRD NATIONAL ACCOUNTABLE CARE ORGANIZATION (ACO) CONGRESS

October 30 - November 1, 2012

ONSITE
Beverly Hilton Hotel
Los Angeles, CA

ONLINE
In your own office or home live via the Internet with 24/7 access for six months
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CO-LOCATED WITH
NATIONAL DUAL ELIGIBLES SUMMIT
A Hybrid Conference and Internet Event
The Leading Forum on Managing the Care and Cost of Medicare/Medicaid Dual Eligibles
Produced by California Association of Physician Groups (CAPG) and Integrated Healthcare Association (IHA)
Media Partners: Harvard Health Policy Review, Health Affairs, Accountable Care News and Medical Home News
Co-located with Third National ACO Congress
October 30 - 31, 2012
Beverly Hilton Hotel
Los Angeles, CA
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CAPG AND IHA ACO CONGRESS WELCOME

As ACO Congress co producers, it is the pleasure of the California Association of Physician Groups (CAPG) and the Integrated Healthcare Association (IHA) to welcome attendees to our ACO Congress. The Congress will provide an unprecedented opportunity to discuss, dissect, and identify effective ways to implement ACOs, a key component of the recently passed health care reform.



Donald H. Crane
President and Chief Executive Officer, California Association of Physician Groups, Los Angeles, CA
Tom Williams
President and Chief Executive Officer, Integrated Healthcare Association, Oakland, CA


GOVERNMENT KEYNOTE SPEAKERS
Hoangmai H. Pham, MD, MPH
Director of ACO Programs, Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation, Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Former Co-director for Research, Center for Studying Health System Change, Baltimore, MD
Terri L. Postma, MD
Medical Officer, Performance-Based Payment Policy Staff, Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Baltimore, MD
David Sayen, MBA
Regional Administrator, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Region IX, San Francisco, CA

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS
Volker Amelung
Professor, International Healthcare System Research, Medical University of Hannover, President, German Managed Care Association, Hannover, Germany
Bart Asner, MD
Chief Executive Officer, Monarch Healthcare, Past Chair, Integrated Healthcare Association, Irvine, CA
Gail K. Boudreaux
Chief Executive Officer, UnitedHealthcare, Executive Vice President, UnitedHealth Group, Inc., Minnetonka, MN
Ann Boynton
Deputy Executive Officer, Benefit Programs Policy and Planning, California Public Employees' Retirement System (CalPERS), Sacramento, CA

Jay Crosson, MD
Vice President of Professional Satisfaction - Care Delivery and Payment, American Medical Association, Former Associate Executive Director, The Permanente Medical Group, Oakland, CA
Susan Dentzer
Editor-in-Chief, Health Affairs, Health Policy Analyst, The News Hour with Jim Lehrer, Washington, DC
Scott Gottlieb, MD
Resident Fellow, American Enterprise Institute, Former Deputy Commissioner for Medical and Scientific Affairs, FDA, Former Senior Adviser to the Administrator, CMS, Stamford, CT
Pam Halvorson
Vice President Regional Clinic Operations, Executive Sponsor - ACO Strategies, Trinity Health Systems, Fort Dodge, Iowa

Rick Jelinek, MBA
Chief Executive Officer, OptumHealth, Former Executive Vice President and Chief Executive Officer, Emerging Businesses Group, UnitedHealth Group, Golden Valley, MN
John Jenrette, MD
Chief Executive Officer, Sharp Community Medical Group, Chair, California Association of Physician Groups, San Diego, CA
Peter V. Lee, JD
Executive Director, California Health Benefit Exchange; Former Director of Delivery System Reform, Office of Health Reform, US Department of Health and Human Services, San Francisco, CA
Harlan Levine, MD
Executive Vice President, Comprehensive Health Solutions, Wellpoint, Inc., Los Angeles, CA

Jack Lewin, MD
Principal and Founder of Lewin and Associates, Former CEO, American College of Cardiology, Former CEO, California Medical Association, Former Director of Health, State of Hawaii, Washington, DC
Robert J. Margolis, MD
Managing Partner and Chief Executive Officer, HealthCare Partners, Chair, National Committee for Quality Assurance, Torrance, CA
Richard Merkin, MD
President and Chief Executive Officer, Heritage California ACO, Marina del Rey, CA
Ian Morrison, PhD
Author, Consultant, and Futurist, Author, Healthcare in the New Millennium: Vision, Values and Leadership, Menlo Park, CA

Charles Saunders, MD
Chief Executive Officer of Emerging Businesses, Aetna, Inc., Hartford, CT
Stephen Shortell, PhD, MPH, MBA
Dean, School of Public Health, Blue Cross of California Distinguished Professor of Health Policy & Management, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA
Barbara Spivak, MD
President, Mount Auburn Cambridge Independent Practice Association (MACIPA), Brighton, MA
Kent Thiry
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, DaVita, Denver, CO

FEATURING PRECONFERENCE SESSIONS
  • Actuarial Perspectives on Accountable Care Organizations
  • Building a Successful ACO: A Blueprint for Implementation
  • An Information Exchange that Supports the Sharing of ACO Digital Information
  • Managing Oncology Costs: A Multi-Party Perspective on Personalized Chemotherapy Management

PLENARY SESSIONS
  • Updates on the Medicare Shared Savings Program
  • Updates on the Pioneer ACO Demonstration
  • ACOs: Learning from Experience
  • Early Success Stories from Pioneer ACOs
  • The Romney and Obama Campaigns' Views on Health Reform
  • Looking Ahead at Accountable Care: Post Election Scenarios
  • Insights into Commercial ACO Strategies
  • Restructuring for Accountable Care: Inside the DaVita/HealthCare Partners and Monarch HealthCare/Optum Deals
  • Accountable Care Organizations in Germany
  • How ACOs will Participate in Health Insurance Exchanges
  • Physician Culture: The Key to Long Term ACO Success

AND TRACK SESSIONS
  • Navigating the Perilous Journey from Entitlement to Accountability
  • Medicaid ACO Update
  • Restructuring for Accountable Care: Achieving True Provider Integration
  • Lessons Learned From ACO Implementation: 3 Successful Case Studies
  • The Impact of Palliative Care Integration on Healthcare's Value Equation
  • ACO Survey Identifies Opportunities and Challenges
  • Health Plan - Provider Partnerships: Key to Success
  • Evolving Toward the Accountable Future: Realistically Realizing the Vision of Reform
  • Building an ACO Framework: Opportunities and Challenges for Providers and Hospitals
  • Inside the Deals: Mergers and Acquisitions in the Healthcare Industry
  • Redesigning Care Delivery for an Accountable World
  • ACO Framework for Pharmaceuticals
  • An Essential Ingredient for a Successful ACO: The Clinical Knowledge Exchange
  • Risk Contracting and Care Models in Organized Delivery Systems
  • Is a Formula Emerging in the Move Toward Accountable Care? Early Adopter Results
  • Innovation in Physician Payment and Organization for Cancer Care
  • Custodial Care: The Impact of Non-ACO Providers on the ACO Process
  • Adopting Veterans Health Information Systems and Technology Architecture
  • ACO Legal Issues: From Theory to Practice
  • Early Lessons in Population Health Management and Risk-Based Payment Models
  • Compliance - Your First Audit is Sooner Than You Think
  • Deploying "Next-Generation" Data Management and Advanced Analysis Approaches
  • The Current State of the Journey to Accountable Care and Population Health Management
  • ACOs and Medicare's Physician Value Modifier
  • Identifying and Eliminating Unnecessary Variation in Care: The Missing Piece of ACO Success

FEATURED FACULTY
Margret Amatayakul, MBA
President, Margret\A Consulting, Schaumburg, IL
Barry S. Arbuckle, PhD
President and Chief Executive Officer, MemorialCare Medical Centers, Treasurer, Integrated Healthcare Association, Fountain Valley, CA
William Barcellona
Vice President for Government Affairs, California Association of Physician Groups, Sacramento, CA
Howard Beckman, MD
Chief Medical Officer, Focused Medical Analytics, Pittsford, NY

Tyrina Blomer, Esq.
Chief Regulatory Counsel and Senior Vice President, Compliance, Universal American Corp. - Collaborative Health Systems, Houston, TX
Linda D. Bosserman, MD, FACP
Medical Oncologist and President, Wilshire Oncology Medical Group, an Affiliate of US Oncology, Rancho Cucamonga, CA
Matt Cinque
Managing Director, The Advisory Board Company, Washington, DC
Ned Claxton, Jr
President, Medical Staff, Central Maine Medical Center, Lewiston, Maine

Joseph F. Damore
Vice President, Engagement and Delivery, Premier Performance Partners, Premier Healthcare Alliance, Charlotte, NC
Robert W. Dubois, MD, PhD
Chief Science Officer, National Pharmaceutical Council, Washington, DC
Lois Elia, MBA
Vice President, AdvocateCare, Advocate Health Care, Chicago, IL
Jonathan Everett
Director, Health Information Technology, Chinese Community Health Care Association, San Francisco, CA

Lisa Farnan
Vice President, Accountable Care Strategic Advisory Group, The Trizetto Group, Denver, CO
Bruce Feinberg, MD
Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, P4 Healthcare, Cardinal Health Specialty Solutions, Dublin, OH
William J. Fox, FSA, MAAA
Principal, Consulting Actuary, Milliman, Seattle, WA
Bruce Merlin Fried, Esq.
Partner, Health Care Group, SNR Denton US LLP, Washington, DC

Doug Gullino
Vice President, Commercial Sales and Service, Lovelace Health Plan, Albuquerque, NM
Mark Hamelburg, Esq
Senior Counsel, Health Care Group, SNR Denton US LLP, Washington, DC
Jill S. Herbold, FSA, MAAA
Actuary, Milliman, Indianapolis, IN
Kimberley K. Hiemenz, FSA, MAAA
Consulting Actuary, Milliman, Brookfield, WI

Robert G. Homchick, Esq.
Partner and Chair, Health Law Practice, Davis Wright Tremaine, Seattle, WA
Laura P. Jacobs, MPH
Executive Vice President, The Camden Group, Los Angeles, CA
Nathan S. Kaufman, MS
Managing Director, Kaufman Strategic Advisers LLC, San Diego, CA
Charles Kelly, D.O.
President and Chief Executive Officer, Henry Ford Physician Network, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI

Charles Kennedy, MD
Chief Executive Officer, Aetna Accountable Care Solutions, Hartford, CT
Eric A. Klein, Esq.
Partner and Leader, National Healthcare Team, Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP, Los Angeles, CA
Teresa Koenig, ND, MBA
Senior Vice President, The Camden Group, Los Angeles, CA
Greg Kotzbauer
Project Manager, Health Policy and ACO Demonstrations, Dartmouth Institute, Hanover, NH

Steven S. Lazarus, PhD
President, Boundary Information Group, Denver, CO
Kimberly MacPherson, MBA, MPH
Program Director, Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, Co-Director, Berkeley Center for Health Technology, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA
Jennifer Malin, MD, PhD
Medical Director Oncology, WellPoint, Inc., Thousand Oaks, CA
Nancy Markle, RN
Vice President, The Camden Group, Los Angeles, CA

Clint Matthews
President and Chief Executive Officer, Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Reading, PA
John Mattison, MD
Assistant Medical Director and Chief Medical Information Officer, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA
Mara McDermott, Esq.
Associate, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld, Washington, DC
Robert Mechanic
Senior Fellow, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA

Jeffrey Moser
Vice President, Sg2, Skokie, IL
Robert A. Moss, MD
Medical Oncology and Hematology; President, Medical Oncology Association of Southern California, Fountain Valley, CA
Edward G. Murphy, MD
Past President and Chief Executive Officer, Carilion Clinic Health System, New York, NY
Amin Neghabat, MHA
Senior Vice President of Business Development, Sound Physicians, Tacoma, WA

William T. O'Brien, FSA, MAAA
Consulting Actuary, Milliman, Houston, TX
Susan E. Pantely, FSA, MAAA
Principal, Consulting Actuary, Milliman, San Francisco, CA
Jerry Penso, MD, MBA
Chief Medical and Quality Officer, American Medical Group Association, Alexandria, VA
Phil Polakoff, MD, MPH MD, MEnvSc
Senior Managing Director and Chief Medical Executive, FTI Consulting, San Francisco, CA

Jeff Rideout, MD
Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, The TriZetto Group, Newport Beach, CA
Christine S. Ritchie, MD, MSPH
Harris Fishbon Distinguished Professorship in Clinical Translational Research in Aging, Division of Geriatrics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
James C. Robinson, PhD
Leonard D. Schaeffer Professor of Health Economics, Director, Center for Health Technology, University of California at Berkeley; Director, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA
Joachim Roski, PhD, MPH
Executive Advisor, Booz Allen Hamilton, Washington, DC

Douglas C. Ross, Esq.
Partner and Chair, Litigation Practice, Davis Wright Tremaine, Chair, Antitrust Practice Group, American Health Lawyers Association, Seattle, WA
Martie Ross
Principal, Pershing Yoakley & Associates, P.C., Knoxville, TN
David Sayen
Regional Administrator, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Region IX, San Francisco, CA
H. Scott Sarran, MD, MM
Chief Medical Officer, Government Programs, Health Care Service Corporation, Chicago, IL

Mark Schafer, MD
Chief Medical Officer, MemorialCare Medical Foundation, Tustin, CA
Robert L. Schuchard, Esq.
Partner, Davis Wright Tremaine, Los Angeles, CA
Darren Schulte, MD, MPP
Chief Medical Officer, Apixio, San Diego, CA
Miles Snowden, MPH, MD
Chief Medical Officer, Optum, Eden Prairie, MN

Terry Spoleti
President, Glenridge Healthcare Solutions, Columbia, MD
Carolyn Tung, MS
Vice President, The Camden Group, Los Angeles, CA
Arthur L. Wilmes, FSA, MAAA
Principal, Consulting Actuary, Milliman, Indianapolis, IN
Christina Za
Director, Product and Business Development, Lovelace Health Plan, Albuquerque, NM

THIRD NATIONAL ACCOUNTABLE CARE ORGANIZATION (ACO) CONGRESS
October 30 - November 1, 2012

ONSITE
Beverly Hilton Hotel
Los Angeles, CA


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ONLINE
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with 24/7 access for six months


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