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Agenda

Capitalize on Patient Service Technology to Accelerate Speed to Therapy and Access

October 17-18, 2018
  • San Francisco, CA

Agenda

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DAY ONE Wednesday, October 17, 2018

7:30

Conference Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30

Co-Chairperson’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

Eve Gehling, MEd, RDN, PMP
Principal Business Analyst, Care Management/Pharmacy Operations
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota

Analyze Solutions to Improve Access
and Speed to Therapy

8:45

Firsthand Insight from The Payer’s Experience —
Implementing ePA with Medical Benefit for Specialty Drugs

Eve Gehling, MEd, RDN, PMP
Principal Business Analyst, Care Management/Pharmacy Operations
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota

9:30

Gather Critical Payer Insight on ePA and RTPBI

Morgan Bojorquez
Director, Pharmacy Clinical Integration
Humana

Michael Marchant
HIE and Integration Manager
UC Davis Medical Center

10:15

Networking and Refreshment Break

10:45

Discuss How to Streamline Electronic Benefit Verifications and Prior Authorization Solutions into a Hub Model

Kristen Magee
Vice President, Business Strategy & Product Marketing
AssistRx

11:30

Learn Best Practices for Efficient Health Information Exchange

Michael Marchant
HIE and Integration Manager
UC Davis Medical Center

12:15

Networking Luncheon

Determine How to Optimize Electronic Prior Authorization and RTBC

1:30

KEY STAKEHOLDER PANEL Assess Prior Authorization Pain Points and How Best to Implement New Solutions

MODERATOR:

Melissa Paige
Patient Access Principal Coordinator
University of Virginia Health System

PANELISTS:

Brent Schwartz
Executive Director, Marketing
Allergan

Erik Rosner
US Director Market Access
Circassia Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Alena Harrison
Senior Director, Product Development and Physician Marketing
CVS Health

2:30

Examine Trends in Real-Time Benefit Check

Miranda Gill MSN, RN, NEA-BC
Director, Clinical Innovations
CoverMyMeds

3:15

Networking and Refreshment Break

3:45

FIRESIDE CHAT Discuss How Real-Time Benefit Check Enhances the Physician and Patient Experience

MODERATOR:

Tony Schueth
CEO & Managing Partner
Point-of-Care Partners

PANELISTS:

Carm Huntress
CEO
RxRevu

Kimberly Hansen
Director, Networks Operations
UnitedHealthcare

4:30

Mapping a Large Academic Health Systems Journey in the Medical and Pharmacy Benefits Setting

Melissa Paige
Patient Access Principal Coordinator
University of Virginia Health System

Amber Eppard
Medication Authorization & Procurement Coordinator
University of Virginia Health System

5:15

Close of Day One

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

DAY TWO Thursday, October 18, 2018

8:00

Continental Breakfast

8:30

Co-Chairperson’s Review of Day One

Brent Schwartz
Executive Director, Marketing
Allergan

Examine the Current State and Future Opportunities of Electronic Patient Service Technology to Drive Speed to Therapy

9:00

Discuss the Current State of Prior Authorization

Brent Schwartz
Executive Director, Marketing
Allergan

9:45

Hear the Benefits of Implementing a Patient Management System

Christina Dockery
Patient Access Specialist
Spark Therapeutics

10:30

Networking and Refreshment Break

11:00

Evaluate Considerations to Streamline Patient Portal Adoption

Robert Bowman
Director, CORE
CAQH

Michael Marchant
HIE and Integration Manager
UC Davis Medical Center

12:00

Networking Luncheon

1:15

Considerations for Enrollment Standards in Hubs and Specialty Pharmacies

Deanna C. Smith, PharmD, CSP
Manager and CEO
Appealing For Your Rx, LLC

2:00

“Ask the Experts” – Discuss the Next Chapter for Navigating the Future of RTBC

2:45

Close of Conference

Agenda

Want more agenda details? Download the brochure.

Want more agenda details? Download the brochure.

DAY ONE Wednesday, October 17, 2018

7:30

Conference Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30

Co-Chairperson’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

Eve Gehling, MEd, RDN, PMP
Principal Business Analyst, Care Management/Pharmacy Operations
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota

Analyze Solutions to Improve Access
and Speed to Therapy

8:45

Firsthand Insight from The Payer’s Experience —
Implementing ePA with Medical Benefit for Specialty Drugs

Eve Gehling, MEd, RDN, PMP
Principal Business Analyst, Care Management/Pharmacy Operations
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota

9:30

Gather Critical Payer Insight on ePA and RTPBI

Morgan Bojorquez
Director, Pharmacy Clinical Integration
Humana

Michael Marchant
HIE and Integration Manager
UC Davis Medical Center

10:15

Networking and Refreshment Break

10:45

Discuss How to Streamline Electronic Benefit Verifications and Prior Authorization Solutions into a Hub Model

Kristen Magee
Vice President, Business Strategy & Product Marketing
AssistRx

11:30

Learn Best Practices for Efficient Health Information Exchange

Michael Marchant
HIE and Integration Manager
UC Davis Medical Center

12:15

Networking Luncheon

Determine How to Optimize Electronic Prior Authorization and RTBC

1:30

KEY STAKEHOLDER PANEL Assess Prior Authorization Pain Points and How Best to Implement New Solutions

MODERATOR:

Melissa Paige
Patient Access Principal Coordinator
University of Virginia Health System

PANELISTS:

Brent Schwartz
Executive Director, Marketing
Allergan

Erik Rosner
US Director Market Access
Circassia Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Alena Harrison
Senior Director, Product Development and Physician Marketing
CVS Health

2:30

Examine Trends in Real-Time Benefit Check

Miranda Gill MSN, RN, NEA-BC
Director, Clinical Innovations
CoverMyMeds

3:15

Networking and Refreshment Break

3:45

FIRESIDE CHAT Discuss How Real-Time Benefit Check Enhances the Physician and Patient Experience

MODERATOR:

Tony Schueth
CEO & Managing Partner
Point-of-Care Partners

PANELISTS:

Carm Huntress
CEO
RxRevu

Kimberly Hansen
Director, Networks Operations
UnitedHealthcare

4:30

Mapping a Large Academic Health Systems Journey in the Medical and Pharmacy Benefits Setting

Melissa Paige
Patient Access Principal Coordinator
University of Virginia Health System

Amber Eppard
Medication Authorization & Procurement Coordinator
University of Virginia Health System

5:15

Close of Day One

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

DAY TWO Thursday, October 18, 2018

8:00

Continental Breakfast

8:30

Co-Chairperson’s Review of Day One

Brent Schwartz
Executive Director, Marketing
Allergan

Examine the Current State and Future Opportunities of Electronic Patient Service Technology to Drive Speed to Therapy

9:00

Discuss the Current State of Prior Authorization

Brent Schwartz
Executive Director, Marketing
Allergan

9:45

Hear the Benefits of Implementing a Patient Management System

Christina Dockery
Patient Access Specialist
Spark Therapeutics

10:30

Networking and Refreshment Break

11:00

Evaluate Considerations to Streamline Patient Portal Adoption

Robert Bowman
Director, CORE
CAQH

Michael Marchant
HIE and Integration Manager
UC Davis Medical Center

12:00

Networking Luncheon

1:15

Considerations for Enrollment Standards in Hubs and Specialty Pharmacies

Deanna C. Smith, PharmD, CSP
Manager and CEO
Appealing For Your Rx, LLC

2:00

“Ask the Experts” – Discuss the Next Chapter for Navigating the Future of RTBC

2:45

Close of Conference