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Medicare Advantage in Minnesota

October 15, 2019 @ 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Free

Medicare Advantage in Minnesota: Local Perspectives on Markets Trends


Topics include:


– Background on the federal law requiring “competition” for Medicare Cost plans and why the law significantly impacts Minnesota.
– Differences between Medicare Cost and Medicare Advantage plans.
– Impact of changes on healthcare providers, insurance industry, patients.
– How impacted parties have prepared for and are reacting to the changes.
– Impact on patient volume and staffing resources (i.e. care management).


Summary Agenda
5pm-5:45pm: Sign-In and Networking (Hors d’Oeuvres)
5:45pm-6pm: Welcome and Opening Comments



  • Mathew Bedard, ACHE MN President Elect, Campus Administrator, Cassia

  • Mary Ellen Wells, MHA Program Director Dyad Partner and Senior Lecturer, University of Minnesota, School of Public Health


6pm-7:30pm: Panel Discussion and Audience Q&A



  • Mike Bingham, Senior Vice President,Optage and Health initiatives, Presbyterian Homes

  • Jennifer Myster, President, Park Nicollet Methodist Hospital, Vice President, HealthPartners Community Based Services

  • Jonathan Lips, Vice President of Legal and Regulatory Affairs, LeadingAge Minnesota

  • Ghita Worcester, Senior Vice President of Public Affairs and Chief Marketing Officer, UCare

  • Jon Christianson, Professor and James A. Hamilton Chair in Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota, School of Public Health


7:30pm-8pm: Closing and Final Networking


East Bank Campus, University of Minnesota
Coffman Memorial Union (Mississippi Room)
Parking at East River Ramp


1.5 ACHE Face-to-Face Education Credits have been approved for this program.
1.5 BENHA CEU’s have been approved for this program.

Details

Date:
October 15, 2019
Time:
5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/medicare-advantage-in-minnesota-tickets-66823991357

Venue

University of Minnesota, Coffman Memorial Union
300 Washington Avenue Southeast, Mississippi Room
Minneapolis, MN 55455 United States

Organizer

ACHE-MN
Email:
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Website:
https://achemn.org