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TWELFTH NATIONAL VALUE-BASED PAYMENT AND PAY FOR PERFORMANCE SUMMIT
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WELFTH NATIONAL VALUE-BASED PAYMENT
AND PAY FOR PERFORMANCE SUMMIT
The Leading Forum on Pay for Performance,
Value-based Payment and MACRA
March 8 - 10, 2017
Pay for Performance Summit: Overview
For 2017 National Value-Based Payment and Pay for Performance Summit will take place during a period of possible dramatic national health policy changes driven by the election of President-elect Donald Trump and the Republican-dominated Congress. At the time that this brochure is being mailed there are more questions than answers regarding direction that national health policy will take.
At this time the majority opinion seems to be that it is likely that the Trump Administration will continue some level of support for value-based payment initiatives and MACRA which was passed with bi-partisan support. But in the context of the extraordinary political events of the past year, it is very hard indeed to prognosticate the future health policy of the Trump administration.
It may well be that more discretion regarding health policy and payment may be delegated to the states. Thus health care providers and payers may face different approaches in different states.
Regardless to the direction pf public health policy, the private marketplace continues to evolve in the direction of value-based payments. Physicians, hospitals and other healthcare providers are routinely seeing their performance compared to peers, national benchmarks and their own past performance. On the down side, the explosion of measurement has become "too much of a good thing." As a result, attention has shifted to discovering ways to better automate the measurement process and narrow its focus. In addition, despite tremendous progress, our payment system is still predominantly based on fee for service. We’re still far from a health care system that consistently delivers best care at lowest cost, and our ability to truly measure and reward outcomes is at an early stage.
This year's conference will provide an opportunity to engage with colleagues from across the country on the issues, opportunities, and challenges facing the health care system in 2017 and beyond. Leaders from industry, government and the non-profit sector will share best practices and lessons learned from grappling with real-world implementation issues as they strive to improve quality while reducing costs. We will hear about Performance Measures and Data to Implement Alternative Payment Models, Encounter Data and the Future of the Delegated Model, Innovative Approaches to Involving Specialists in Value-based Payment, National Best Practices in Value-based Payment Innovation and Implementation and the challenges of MACRA Implementation. Leading health plans and provider organizations will share observations from the front lines of product development and care delivery, while researchers will reveal what they have learned through studying success. Throughout the conference, practitioners actively engaged in the challenging work of improving our healthcare system will learn from each other, and accelerate our progress toward creating a higher-value system. In addition, the conference has become a great opportunity to reconnect on an annual basis - we will be delighted if you can join us.
Value-Based Payment and Pay for Performance Summit: RegistrationThe columns below give you a choice of either attending the conference in-person on site or attending at your home or office via the Internet. Each choice has a different price and registration form.
THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS APPLYREGARDING WEBCAST REGISTRATIONS
- Individuals or groups may register for Internet access. Organizations may register for group access without presenting specific registrant names. In such instances the registering organization will be presented a series of user names and passwords to distribute to participants.
- Each registrant will receive a user name and password for access. Registrants will be able to change their user names and passwords and manage their accounts.
- Internet registrants will enjoy six (6) months of access from the date of issuance of a user name and password.
- Only one user (per user name and password) may access the archived conference. It is not permissible to share the user name and password with third parties. Should Internet registrants choose to access post conference content via alternative media (Flash Drive), this individual use limitation applies. It is not permissible to share alternative media with third parties.
- User name and password use will be monitored to assure compliance.
- Each Internet registration is subject to a "bandwidth" or capacity use cap of 5 gb per user per month. When this capacity use cap is hit, the registration lapses. Said registration will be again made available at the start of the next month so long as the registration period has not lapsed and is subject to the same capacity cap.
- For webcast registrants there will be no refunds for cancellations. Please call the Conference Office at 800-503-7382 or 206-452-5499 for further information.
- For onsite group registrations, full registration and credit card information is required for each registrant. List all members of groups registering concurrently on fax or scanned cover sheet.
- For onsite registrants there will be no refunds for "no-shows" or for cancellations. You may send a substitute or switch to the webcast option. Please call the Conference Office at 800-503-7382 or 206-452-5499 for further information.
Make payment to Health Care Conference Administrators LLC by check, MasterCard, Visa or American Express. Credit card charges will be listed on your statement as payment to HealthCare (HC) Conf LLC. Checks or money orders should be made payable to Health Care Conference Administrators LLC. A $30 fee will be charged on any returned checks.
Registration may be made online or via mail, fax or scan.
You may register online at www.PfPSummit.com.
Alternatively, you may use our printed registration form, enclose payment and return it to the Summit registrar at 12330 NE 8th Street, Suite 101, Bellevue, WA 98005-3187, or fax the completed form to 206-319-5303 or click here to email. Checks or money orders should be made payable to Health Care Conference Administrators LLC.
The following credit cards are accepted: American Express, Visa or MasterCard. Credit card charges will be listed on your statement as payment to HCCA Conferences.
For registrants awaiting company check or money order, a credit card number must be given to hold registration. If payment is not received by seven days prior to the Summit, credit card payment will be processed.
CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS
Health Care Conference Administrators, LLC (dba GHC, LLC Healthcare) is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit.
Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.learningmarket.org. A recommended maximum of 15.0 credits based on a 50-minute hour will be granted for the entire learning activity.
This program addresses topics that are of a current concern in the healthcare quality and patient safety environment. This is an update, group-live activity. For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaints or refunds, call 206-757-8053 or email [email protected].
AMA PRA CATEGORY 1 CREDITS
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Amedco and Health Care Conference Administrators (HCCA). Amedco is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit Designation Statement
Amedco designates this live activity for a maximum of 15.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Credits are available for those attending the Summit onsite and via the live video/audio Internet broadcast, but not for those who participate only via the archived video/audio Internet broadcast.
CERTIFICATE OF ATTENDANCE
Onsite attendees can also request a Certificate of Attendance which they can file with appropriate entities for credit, and webcast attendees can request a Webcast Certificate of Attendance on which they can certify the number of hours they watched and can file with appropriate entities for credit.
Expenses of training including tuition, travel, lodging and meals, incurred to maintain or improve skills in your profession may be tax deductible. Consult your tax advisor. Federal Tax ID: 91-1892021.
No refunds will be given for �no-shows� or for cancellations of either webcast or onsite registrations. You may send a substitute or transfer your onsite registration to a webcast registration. For more information, please call the Conference Office at 800-503-7382 or 206-452-5499.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY POLICY
Unauthorized sharing of Summit content via Internet access through the sharing of user names and passwords or via alternative media (Flash Drive) through the sharing of said media is restricted by law and may subject the copyright infringer to substantial civil damages. The Summit aggressively pursues copyright infringers. If a registrant needs the ability to share Summit content within his or her organization, multiple Summit registrations are available at discounted rates.
The Summit will pay a reward for information regarding unauthorized sharing of Summit content. The reward will be one quarter (25%) of any recovery resulting from a copyright infringement (less legal fees and other expenses related to the recovery) up to a maximum reward payment of $25,000. The payment will be made to the individual or individuals who in the opinion of our legal counsel first provided the factual information, which was necessary for the recovery. If you have knowledge regarding the unauthorized Summit content sharing, contact the Summit registration office.
REGISTRATION BINDING AGREEMENT
Registration (whether online or by this form) constitutes a contract and all of these terms and conditions are binding on the parties. In particular, these terms and conditions shall apply in the case of any credit/debit card dispute.
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Program subject to cancellation or change. If the program is cancelled the only liability of the Summit will be to refund the registration fee paid. The Summit shall have no liability regarding travel or other costs. Registration form submitted via fax, mail, email or online constitutes binding agreement between the parties.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION
Call 800-503-7382 (Continental US, Alaska and Hawaii only) or 206-452-5499, click here to email, or visit our website at www.PfPSummit.com.
|Agenda: Pay for Performance Summit: Preconference
Wednesday, March 8, 2017
|Pay for Performance and Value-based Payments 101: A Primer|
||Welcome and Introduction
Susan Corneliuson, MHS
Senior Manager, GE Healthcare Camden Group; Former Executive Director of Outpatient Services, MemorialCare, Miller Children's Hospital, San Francisco, CA
|Mark Krivopal, MD, MBA
Vice President, GE Healthcare Camden Group; Former Vice President and Medical Director of Clinical Integration and Hospitalist Medicine, Steward Health Care, Boston, MA
|Laura P. Jacobs, MPH
President, GE Healthcare Camden Group; Former Director, Business Development, St. Vincent Medical Center, El Segundo, CA
Agenda: Pay for Performance Summit: Day II
Friday, March 10, 2017
|7:30 a.m.||Continental Breakfast
|CLOSING PLENARY SESSION|
|8:00 a.m.||Welcome and Introductions|
|Harold D. Miller
President and Chief Executive Officer, Center for Healthcare Quality and Payment Reform; Adjunct Professor, Carnegie Mellon University; Member, Physician-Focused Payment Model Technical Advisory Committee, Pittsburgh, PA (Co chair)
President and Chief Executive Officer, Network for Regional Healthcare Improvement; Vice Chair, Physician-Focused Payment Model Technical Advisory Committee, Portland, ME (Co chair)
|8:15 a.m.||Keynote: Federal Initiatives in Value-based Payments|
|Patrick Conway, MD, MSc
CMS Acting Administrator and Deputy Administrator for Innovation and Quality, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Washington DC (via WebEx)
|9:15 a.m.||The Role of Health Insurance Exchanges in Value-based Payment Innovation and Implementation|
|Peter V. Lee, JD
Executive Director, Covered California; Former Deputy Director, Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services; Former Chief Executive Officer, Pacific Business Group on Health (PBGH), San Francisco, CA
|9:45 a.m.||Findings from Stanford National Study of Characteristics of Clinical Teams Attaining High National Ranking on Both Quality Measures and Very Low Total Cost of Care|
|Arnold Milstein, MPH, MD
Clinical Excellence Research Center Director and Professor of Medicine, Stanford University Center for Advanced Study of the Behavioral Sciences; Chief Medical Officer, Pacific Business Group on Health; Former National Health Care Thought Leader, William Mercer, San Francisco, CA
|10:15 a.m.||Transition Break|
|10:30 a.m.||National Best Practices in Hospital and Health Systems Value-based Payment Innovation and Implementation|
|Joseph F. Damore, FACHE
Vice President, Population Health Management, Premier Inc, Washington, DC
|11:00 a.m.||Building Clinical Ties between Hospitals and Physicians|
|Mary Bittner, DNP, MPA, RN, CENP
Vice President of Clinical Development, Caravan Health, Sacramento, CA
|Gary Greensweig, DO
Vice President and Chief Physician Executive for Physician Integration, Dignity Health; Former Chief Medical Officer, Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital, San Francisco, CA
|Charles D. Kennedy, MD, MBA
Chief Population Health Officer, Healthagen LLC; Former Head of Aetna Aligned Care Solutions, Aetna Inc.; Former Chief Executive Officer of Accountable Care Solutions, Aetna Inc., Simi Valley, CA
|Walter Kopp, MSHA
President, Medical Management Services, Inc.; Former Chief Operating Officer, California Pacific Medical Center Physicians Foundation; Former Chief Operating Officer, Sutter Pacific Medical Foundation; Former Interim Executive Director, Alta Bates Medical Group, San Francisco, CA (Moderator)
||The Future of Pay for Performance and Value-based Payment
Stephen M. Shortell, PhD, MBA, MPH
Blue Cross of California Distinguished Professor of Health Policy and Management, Dean Emeritus, School of Public Health, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA
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