MESC 2015 Detailed Agenda

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Mon 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM All State Meeting Jim Wang, Arizona
Mon 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM All Industry Meeting Robin Chacon, CSG Government Solutions
Mon 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM All Federal Meeting Jessica Kahn, CMS
Mon 1:00 PM - 1:10 PM Welcome to MESC 2015!
Mon 1:10 PM - 1:30 PM Transforming Health Care Payment and the Delivery System in Iowa
Mon 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM Opening Address Mikki Stier, Iowa
Mon 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM CMS Plenary – MESC 2015: Heartland of Medicaid Innovation Jessica Kahn, CMS
Mon 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM NMEH01: 2015 State of the Nation – MITA 3.0 Patti Garofalo, CSG Government Solutions, and NMEH MITA SWG Co-Chair
Mon 4:15 PM - 5:30 PM Keynote Address – Thriving in a “Do More With Less” World: 5 Steps to Less Stress, More Energy & Remarkable Results at Work
Tue 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM 01:06 Building a Cost Effective Testing Center of Excellence (COE) and Strategies for Testing Todd Marker, Accenture
Tue 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM 02:10 Collaboration Between States and Vendor Community Barbera Selter, MAXIMUS
Tue 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM 03:01 CAQH CORE Compliance Rules and Options Gwen Blank, CNSI
Tue 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM 04:01 Innovative Uses of Multi-Payer Data Systems and Management Tools to Promote Data-Driven Policy Decisions Margo Rosenbach, Mathematica Policy Research
Tue 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Leveraging Technology Innovations to Manage the Medicaid Population Presented by Inovalon
Tue 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM What Data do You Need to Make Better Decisions? Presented by MarkLogic
Tue 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM CMS03: Independent Verification & Validation John Allison, CMS
Tue 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM 01:04 Assessing the Impact of Modularity Robin Chacon, CSG Government Solutions
Tue 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM 03:02 Get Involved – Help Shape Healthcare Regulations through CORE and MORE! Jerry K. Miller, Accenture
Tue 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM 03:03 State Perspectives for Achieving Compliance with ACA and Improving Provider Enrollment Ken Dybevik, Cognosante
Tue 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM 05:10 Making Eligibility Determinations Easier: MAGI in the Cloud Brenda Harvey, NESCSO
Tue 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Laying the Foundations for Delivery Reform and Value-Based Payments: The New York State of Mind Presented by KPMG
Tue 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Multi-State MMIS Collaboration – Models, Methods and Experiences Presented by Molina Medicaid Solutions
Tue 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM CMS02: Preparing State Medicaid Agencies (SMA) for Medicaid Systems Evolution to Modularity Jim Gorman, CMS
Tue 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM 01:08 Managing the Risk of Innovation Karen Gage, Cognosante
Tue 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM 04:03 Successfully Engaging Providers, Policy Makers, and Patients in Using Data to Improve Health and Clinical Outcomes David Huffman, NESCSO
Tue 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM 05:07 Helping Our Customers Live Better Ed Daranyi, BerryDunn
Tue 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM NMEH02: The Power of the SS-A: The Continuing Journey to MITA Maturity Jeff Strand, Xerox, and NMEH MITA SWG Co-Chair
Tue 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Geography – The Glue for Your Medicaid Data Presented by Esri
Tue 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Technology-Enabled Population Health -The Revolution Will be Digitized Presented by HP
Tue 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM Plenary: The Mysteries of Healthcare Billing: The Case of the Broken Wrist Kevin Quinn, Xerox
Tue 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM 02:11 Hindsight is 20/20: Performing Project Lessons Learned Darren Steiner, CSG Government Solutions
Tue 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM 01:07 A New Strategy to Acquire an MMIS as Services Not Systems Heidi Fox, Florida
Tue 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM 04:08 Connecting Public Program Data and Analytics in Pursuit of the Triple Aim Julie Weinberg, Optum
Tue 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM 05:04 State Innovations in Horizontal Integration - Leveraging Technology for Health and Human Services Faye Makishima, netlogx
Tue 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM CMS06: Understanding Enhanced Funding for MMIS, Eligibility and Enrollment, and HITECH David Hinson, CMS
Tue 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Leveraging Technology for Medicaid Managed Care:  Plan Selection, Enrollment and Ongoing Engagement Presented by Connecture
Tue 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Medicaid Modernization Case Studies: Lessons Learned and Approaches Presented by Oracle
Tue 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM 02:03 Enterprise System Integrator: A Better Way to Manage Your Medicaid IT Portfolio Dennis Vaughan, HP
Tue 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM 01:02 Preparing for DDI Tara Morse, netlogx
Tue 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM 05:06 Leveraging Health Information Exchange to Enhance Interagency Data Sharing John Reza, System Soft Technologies
Tue 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM 05:11 Aligning Open Data for Transforming the Landscape of Digital Health Shell Culp, Stewards of Change Institute
Tue 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM NMEH03: The New World Order: HHS Enterprise Planning and Governance Randy Canoy, Oregon, and NMEH MITA SWG Co-Chair
Tue 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM The Digital Age and its Effect on Modern Society Presented by Accenture
Tue 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Crowdsourcing Enterprise Solutions Presented by Republic Systems Inc.
Wed 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM 02:02 Arkansas Team Gets Results Gwen Williams, Molina Medicaid Solutions
Wed 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM 01:05 Considerations in Developing a Good RFP - from the State, Vendor, and Consultant Perspectives Debbie Lemmon, BerryDunn
Wed 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM 04:11 Actionable Quality Data: Validating, Aligning and Effectively Using Izanne Leonard-Haak, Health Management Associates
Wed 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM 05:02 Two States’ Successful Journeys in Leveraging Federal Resources to Modernize Eligibility Systems Brenda Harvey, NESCSO
Wed 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM CMS08: Enhanced Federal Enrollment & Eligibility Funding NPRM and Associated Future State Medicaid Director Letter (SMDL) Topics Christine Gerhardt, CMS
Wed 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Fueling a New Generation of Individualized Health Insights Presented by IBM