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Unravel the Complexities and Evaluate Potential Changes

June 13-14, 2018
  • Washington, DC

Agenda

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Day One | Wednesday, June 13, 2018 

1:00

Conference Registration

1:45

Chairperson’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

Gordon M. Smith, DPh, MBA
Director, Pharmacy Revenue Cycle
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Learn the Current Impact of DIR Fees on
the Evolving Healthcare Landscape

2:00

Cutting Through the Ambiguity — Defining DIR Fees

Gordon M. Smith, DPh, MBA
Director, Pharmacy Revenue Cycle
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

2:45

DIR Fees — Transparency, Application and Impact

David Farber
Partner
King & Spalding

Alan Rosenbloom
President & CEO
Senior Care Pharmacy Coalition

3:30

Networking and Refreshment Break

4:00

Assess the “Doughnut Hole” In Coverage and the Impact on Patient Care

Jayson Slotnik
Partner
Health Policy Strategies, LLC.

4:45

Deep Dive into Policy Approaches and the Current Regulatory Landscape

Kala Shankle, JD
Director, Policy and Regulatory Affairs
National Community Pharmacists Association — NCPA

5:45

Close of Day One

Networking, Wine and Cheese Reception immediately following the final session on day one

Day Two | Thursday, June 14, 2018

8:00

Continental Breakfast

8:30

Chairperson’s Review of Day One

Gordon M. Smith, DPh, MBA
Director, Pharmacy Revenue Cycle
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

8:45

Unravel the Confusion Surrounding Clawbacks

Speaker TBA

9:30

Examine Part D Star Ratings — PBM Partnership: Maximum Results

Michelle Juhanson, CHC, CHPC
Director, Compliance & Quality
PerformRx

10:00

Networking and Refreshment Break

10:30

FIRESIDE CHAT Examine the Specialty Pharmacy Performance Measurements/Metrics

Moderator:

Sheila Arquette, RPH
Executive Vice President
National Association of Specialty Pharmacy — NASP

Panelists:

Stephen M. Lund, RPh
Executive Vice President & Chief Clinical Officer
Senderra Specialty Pharmacy

Mike Agostino, RPh
President
Amber Pharmacy and Hy-Vee Pharmacy Solutions

Understand How to Streamline the
Contract Management Process

11:30

Actions Pharmacies Can Take to Curtail the Impact of DIR Fees

Jonathan E. Levitt, Esq.
Co-founding Partner
Frier Levitt, LLC

12:15

Network Luncheon

1:30

Discuss the Uncertainty for How to Plan For DIR Fees

Sandra F. Durley, PharmD
Senior Associate Director, Ambulatory Care Pharmacy,
Clinical Assistant Professor
UIC College of Pharmacy

2:15

Ask the Experts Panel

Stephen M. Lund, RPh
Executive Vice President & Chief Clinical Officer
Senderra Specialty Pharmacy

Alan Rosenbloom
President & CEO
Senior Care Pharmacy Coalition

Jayson Slotnik
Partner
Health Policy Strategies, LLC.

3:00

Close of Conference

Agenda

Want more agenda details? Download the brochure.

Want more agenda details? Download the brochure.

Day One | Wednesday, June 13, 2018 

1:00

Conference Registration

1:45

Chairperson’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

Gordon M. Smith, DPh, MBA
Director, Pharmacy Revenue Cycle
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Learn the Current Impact of DIR Fees on
the Evolving Healthcare Landscape

2:00

Cutting Through the Ambiguity — Defining DIR Fees

Gordon M. Smith, DPh, MBA
Director, Pharmacy Revenue Cycle
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

2:45

DIR Fees — Transparency, Application and Impact

David Farber
Partner
King & Spalding

Alan Rosenbloom
President & CEO
Senior Care Pharmacy Coalition

3:30

Networking and Refreshment Break

4:00

Assess the “Doughnut Hole” In Coverage and the Impact on Patient Care

Jayson Slotnik
Partner
Health Policy Strategies, LLC.

4:45

Deep Dive into Policy Approaches and the Current Regulatory Landscape

Kala Shankle, JD
Director, Policy and Regulatory Affairs
National Community Pharmacists Association — NCPA

5:45

Close of Day One

Networking, Wine and Cheese Reception immediately following the final session on day one

Day Two | Thursday, June 14, 2018

8:00

Continental Breakfast

8:30

Chairperson’s Review of Day One

Gordon M. Smith, DPh, MBA
Director, Pharmacy Revenue Cycle
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

8:45

Unravel the Confusion Surrounding Clawbacks

Speaker TBA

9:30

Examine Part D Star Ratings — PBM Partnership: Maximum Results

Michelle Juhanson, CHC, CHPC
Director, Compliance & Quality
PerformRx

10:00

Networking and Refreshment Break

10:30

FIRESIDE CHAT Examine the Specialty Pharmacy Performance Measurements/Metrics

Moderator:

Sheila Arquette, RPH
Executive Vice President
National Association of Specialty Pharmacy — NASP

Panelists:

Stephen M. Lund, RPh
Executive Vice President & Chief Clinical Officer
Senderra Specialty Pharmacy

Mike Agostino, RPh
President
Amber Pharmacy and Hy-Vee Pharmacy Solutions

Understand How to Streamline the
Contract Management Process

11:30

Actions Pharmacies Can Take to Curtail the Impact of DIR Fees

Jonathan E. Levitt, Esq.
Co-founding Partner
Frier Levitt, LLC

12:15

Network Luncheon

1:30

Discuss the Uncertainty for How to Plan For DIR Fees

Sandra F. Durley, PharmD
Senior Associate Director, Ambulatory Care Pharmacy,
Clinical Assistant Professor
UIC College of Pharmacy

2:15

Ask the Experts Panel

Stephen M. Lund, RPh
Executive Vice President & Chief Clinical Officer
Senderra Specialty Pharmacy

Alan Rosenbloom
President & CEO
Senior Care Pharmacy Coalition

Jayson Slotnik
Partner
Health Policy Strategies, LLC.

3:00

Close of Conference