PCPCC Conference Agenda

 Key Policies to Elevate Primary Care

Key Policies to Elevate Primary Care

This conference will address key policies to elevate primary care and include educational sessions and in-depth discussions on how we can make our vision for primary care—one that is person-centered, team-based, and community-aligned—a reality. 

CME credit will be offered for attending the live event. 

Conference Agenda

All sessions subject to change.
Day 1
08 Nov 2018
08:00 - 08:20

Welcome and Opening Remarks

Ann Greiner
Ann Greiner

President & Chief Executive Officer, Patient-Centered Primary Care Collaborative

Jill Rubin Hummel
Jill Rubin Hummel

President & General Manager, Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield of Connecticut, Anthem, Inc.

08:20 - 9:00

Keynote – Oregon State Senator Elizabeth Steiner Hayward, MD

Increasing Investment in Primary Care to Support PCMH & Other Advanced Models of Primary Care

Oregon’s experience with PCMHs for its state employees and Medicaid population produced impressive cost and quality results leading the OR legislature to unanimously pass a 2017 law that increases spending in...
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Invited: Representative Knute Carl Buehler (R)
Invited: Representative Knute Carl Buehler (R)

Senator Elizabeth Steiner Hayward (D)
Senator Elizabeth Steiner Hayward (D)

9:00 - 9:30

Reflection on What the Midterms Mean for Healthcare and Primary Care

PCPCC’s annual conference will occur two days after the 2018 midterm elections. A top healthcare journalist will interview two leading DC political analysts to glean their perspective on what may...
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Noam Levey (Moderator)
Noam Levey (Moderator)

National healthcare reporter, Los Angeles Times Washington Bureau

Jennifer B. Young
Jennifer B. Young

Partner, Tarplin, Downs & Young, LLC

Chris Jennings
Chris Jennings

President, Jennings Policy Strategies

9:30 - 10:15

Report from the Field: Patients and Primary Care Transformation

Leading medical groups and hospitals are partnering with patients to change the way that healthcare is delivered for both adults and children.  Hear from two patients who have been particularly...
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Beverley H. Johnson (Moderator)
Beverley H. Johnson (Moderator)

President & CEO, Institute for Patient- and Family-Centered Care

Erin Ward
Erin Ward

Patient/Family Engagement Consultant

Bryant Campbell
Bryant Campbell

Patient Advisor, Providence Medical Group

10:15 - 10:45

View from the Trump Administration on the Importance of Primary Care and CMMI Transformation Efforts, Including CPC+

Hear from Alex Azar about the Administration’s views of care delivery and payment reform with a particular focus on primary care.  Learn what the Administration hopes to accomplish in terms...
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Alex M. Azar II
Alex M. Azar II

Secretary of Health and Human Services

10:45 am - 11:05 am

Break and Networking

11:05 - 12:00

Panel: Healthcare Disruptors and Effects on the Patient – Clinician Relationship

Vertical integration of health plans and pharmacies, technological innovation (such as AI), and patients’ ability to access data are influencing the delivery of primary care as well as patient expectations.  Learn...
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David Nace (Moderator)
David Nace (Moderator)

Chief Medical Officer, Innovaccer

Cliff Pollan
Cliff Pollan

Vice President, PatientsLikeMe Platform

Lisa Latts
Lisa Latts

Deputy Chief Health Officer, IBM Watson Health

Marc-David Munk
Marc-David Munk

Chief Medical Officer, CVS MinuteClinic & Senior VP and Associate Chief Medical Officer, CVS Health

12:45 - 13:30

Panel: Employer Innovations that Support Primary Care

Employers continue to innovate in a quest for enhanced healthcare value.  Learn from leaders across the country about what is working and where there are challenges in efforts focused on...
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Paul Grundy (Moderator)
Paul Grundy (Moderator)

Global Director, HealthTeamWorks

Bill Kramer
Bill Kramer

Executive Director, National Health Policy, Pacific Business Group on Health

Glenn Steele
Glenn Steele

Vice Chair, Health Transformation Alliance (HTA)

13:30 - 15:00

Open Space: How Do We Scale Strategies to Transform Primary Care?

Participants will have the opportunity to work in small groups to consider how to spread and scale ideas presented at the conference or to propose alternative strategies to elevate primary...
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Daniel Wolfson (Facilitator)
Daniel Wolfson (Facilitator)

Executive Vice President & COO, ABIM Foundation

15:15 - 16:15

Results from Innovators that Leverage Primary Care

Health system, health plan and primary care leaders will convey how their efforts to make primary care more robust and patient centered have resulted in savings to the system, enhanced...
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Carolyn Clancy (Moderator)
Carolyn Clancy (Moderator)

Executive in Charge, Veterans Health Administration

Worthe Holt
Worthe Holt

Vice President; Office of the CMO, Humana, Inc.

Jennifer Baldwin
Jennifer Baldwin

Senior Vice President, CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield

Donald E. Wesson
Donald E. Wesson

President, Baylor Scott & White Health and Wellness Center

James Kingsland
James Kingsland

President, National Association of Primary Care

16:15 - 16:45

Marquee Keynote – Call to Action

Forty years after the 1978 International Conference on Primary Health Care, Dr. Chokshi will reflect on accomplishments and the work remaining to realize the compelling vision laid out at that...
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Dave A. Chokshi
Dave A. Chokshi

Chief Population Health Officer, New York City Health + Hospitals (H+H)

16:45 - 17:00

Quick Summary of the Day and Adjourn

Ann Greiner
Ann Greiner

President & Chief Executive Officer, Patient-Centered Primary Care Collaborative

18:00 - 19:00

Cocktail Reception (Ticketed Event)

Attendees must have a ticket for the Barbara Starfield Awards Dinner in order to attend the cocktail reception.
18:00 - 21:00

Barbara Starfield Dinner and Awards (Ticketed Event)

Awards Dinner: http://pcpcc.wpengine.com/awards-dinner/
AppleCare Medical Group’s Discharge Hospital Clinic
AppleCare Medical Group’s Discharge Hospital Clinic

Scharmaine Lawson, DNP, FAANP, FAAN
Scharmaine Lawson, DNP, FAANP, FAAN

CEO, Advanced Clinical Consultants

Karen B. DeSalvo, MD, MPH, MSc
Karen B. DeSalvo, MD, MPH, MSc

Assistant Secretary for Health (Acting) - U.S. Department of Health & Human Service

Day 2
09 Nov 2018
8:00

Executive Member Workshop – November 9th

Investing in Primary Care – Advancing a National Strategy Half-Day Workshop (Sponsored by FMAHealth) November 9, 2018 Immediately following the Annual Conference, PCPCC will host a workshop to raise the visibility...
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Ryan Biehle
Ryan Biehle

Deputy CEO for Policy and External Affairs , Colorado Academy of Family Physicians

Kara Walker
Kara Walker

Secretary of the Delaware Department of Health and Social Services, State of Delaware

Michael Thompson
Michael Thompson

President and CEO of the National Alliance of Healthcare Purchaser Coalitions

Mai Pham
Mai Pham

Vice President, Provider Alignment Solutions, Anthem

Danielle Garrett
Danielle Garrett

Strategic Policy Manager

Mark Miller
Mark Miller

Vice President of Health Care, Laura and John Arnold Foundation

Senator Elizabeth Steiner Hayward (D)
Senator Elizabeth Steiner Hayward (D)

Ann Greiner
Ann Greiner

President & Chief Executive Officer, Patient-Centered Primary Care Collaborative

Louise Cohen
Louise Cohen

CEO, Primary Care Development Corporation

Glen Stream
Glen Stream

President & Board Chair, Family Medicine for America's Health

Christopher F. Koller
Christopher F. Koller

President, Milbank Memorial Fund