PCPCC Conference Agenda

Conference Agenda

All sessions subject to change.
Day 1
04 Nov 2019
13:00-13:15

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.

13:15-14:00

Keynote: Our Digital Future: Implications for Patients and Primary Care Clinicians

Eric Topol, MD, will focus his remarks on how technology is changing the experience of care for patients and primary care clinicians. He will speak about smart phones and the...
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Eric Topol
Eric Topol

Executive VP, Scripps Research

14:00-14:45

Patient and Clinician Partnerships to Transform Care

This session will feature practices that have worked closely with their patients to together redesign the way they deliver care.   UCSF has developed case studies and related materials that can...
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2:45 pm-3:15 pm

Break and Networking

15:15-15:45

KEYNOTE: View from the Current Administration on the Importance of Primary Care and CMMI’s Efforts to Redesign Primary Care Payment and Delivery

Fireside Chat with CMMI Administrator Adam Boehler

Hear from a top Administration official about their views of care delivery and payment reform with a particular focus on primary care.  Learn about results to date and what they...
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Richard Baron
Richard Baron

President and CEO, ABIM

Adam Boehler
Adam Boehler

Senior Advisor HHS Secretary, Deputy Administrator CMS & Director CMMI

15:45-16:30

Interactive Session

Follow Up Interactive Session Focused on Key Questions Related to CMMI primary care models

This is an opportunity to have a follow up interactive session with conference participants after Adam Boehler’s presentation.
16:30-17:15

Primary Care Investment: An Update on the Latest from the States

Ten states have introduced bills or issued executive orders related to primary care investment and three states passed legislation in 2019. In addition, a number of research studies have been...
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Ann Greiner
Ann Greiner

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

Christopher F. Koller
Christopher F. Koller

President, Milbank Memorial Fund

Day 2
05 Nov 2019
07:00-08:00

Breakfast

08:00-08:05

Welcome and Review of the Agenda

Ann Greiner
Ann Greiner

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

08:05-08:50

Presidential Candidate Health Plans: Implications for Primary Care

A year out from the 2020 election, the healthcare platforms for major presidential candidates are firming up. What are the implications for primary care and how can the community influence...
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Grace-Marie Turner
Grace-Marie Turner

President, Galen Institute

Len Nichols
Len Nichols

Director, Center for Health Policy Research and Ethics & Professor of Health Policy, George Mason University

08:50-09:45

Innovations in Primary Care Payment and Delivery

Moderated by an expert in the field, there is considerable innovation in primary care payment and delivery.  Which innovations are demonstrating results and gaining steam? What are the challenges and...
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Leslie McKinney
Leslie McKinney

Lead Medical Director, Advanced Primary Care and Provider Engagement, BCBS of North Carolina

Chris Beck
Chris Beck

VP of Operations, Union Hospital

Kavita Patel (Moderator/Speaker)
Kavita Patel (Moderator/Speaker)

Primary care physician and Nonresident Senior Fellow, the Brookings Institution

9:45-10:35

Whole Person Care: Demonstrating What Works with Integration of Behavioral Health and Primary Care

After a nearly 100-year rise, U.S. life expectancy has plateaued and even dropped over the last three years.  Experts attribute this unfortunate trend to increased suicide rates and drug-related deaths. ...
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Caitlin Barba
Caitlin Barba

Karinn Glover
Karinn Glover

10:35 am-11:05 am

Break and Networking

11:05-11:55

Reinventing and Strengthening Primary Care: An International Report

Leaders across the globe increasingly understand the importance of a strong primary care foundation but differ in their commitment to investing in primary care and fostering advanced primary care models. ...
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James Kingsland
James Kingsland

Professer, James Kingsland OBE

Paul Grundy (Moderator)
Paul Grundy (Moderator)

Chief Transformation Officer, Innovaccer

11:55-12:35

Keynote: A Call to Action

Currently Executive Director of Ariadne Labs, Dr. Bitton has led primary care transformation efforts internationally and domestically while continuing to practice in Jamaica Plains, MA. Dr. Bitton will reflect on...
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Asaf Bitton
Asaf Bitton

12:35-12:45

Closing Remarks

Ann Greiner
Ann Greiner

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

12:45 pm-1:30 pm

Lunch with Your Colleagues (provided by the PCPCC)