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2024 CVS Accountable Care Symposium

 

 

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The agenda for the 2024 CVS Accountable Care Symposium features a focus on health equity, rural communities, and improving your ACO performance overall. We bring together innovators, industry experts, and government officials from across the country to provide top-notch education and insight into the current healthcare landscape and the future of Value-based Care. 

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Pre-Conference

Monday, May 20th 

Welcome Reception and Early Registration and Check-in

5:00 pm- 6:30 pm

 

Day One: Tuesday, May 21st

Registration and Welcome Breakfast
7:00 am-8:00 am

GENERAL SESSION | 8:00 am- 9:55 am 

Symposium Kick-off

panel icon-1  Mohamed Diab
 

CVS Accountable Care: Pump Up the Value

panel icon-1  Mohamed Diab moderating with Khue Nguyen, Miriam Ferreira, Jonathan Rubens, MD, James Margiotta, and Aria Sameni

To Be Announced

panel icon-1  Dr. Behnam Tabrizi 

15-minute break
BREAKOUT SESSIONS | 10:10 am- 11:50 am
Investing in Health Equity  Physician Strategies

Improving Health Equity for People with Chronic Care
panel icon-1 Dr. Laolu Fayajnu, Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein, Dr. Garth Walker

10-minute break

Behavioral Health's Role in Impacting Health Equity
panel icon-1 Panel with Karen Bullock


Prioritizing Next Site of Care

panel icon-1 Panel with Esther Pandey

10-minute break

Blueprint for Physician Empowerment
person icon-1 Dr. Drew Albano, Brian Stein


Lunch

BREAKOUT SESSIONS | 1:00 pm- 2:40 pm

Meeting the Needs of Rural Communities 

Optimizing your ACO Performance

Healthcare Leadership and Rural Communities
panel icon-1 Tim Putnam & Deven Killough

10-minute break

Rural Health System Value-based Care Strategies
panel icon-1 Panel moderated by Deven Killough with John Henderson, Meagan Weber, and Kate Inman

Putting the "Value" in Value-based Care
panel icon-1 Panel with Arshad Rahim, Aaron Clark, DO

10-minute break

Aligning Medicare Advantage Population with your Value-based Strategies
panel icon-1 Panel moderated by Khue Nguyen with Neeta Shah

10-minute break
GENERAL SESSION | 2:50 pm- 5:00 pm

Population Health Pioneer Award Winners

panel icon-1  Aria Sameni & Miriam Ferreira

At the Forefront of Innovation with CVS Healthspire
person icon-1 Mohamed Diab moderating a panel discussion with Mike Pykosz and Sree Chaguturu


Exploring the Future of Healthcare
person icon-1 Daniel Kraft, MD

Networking & Cocktail Event 
5:00 pm- 7:30pm 

 

 

Day 2: Wednesday, May 22nd

Closing Breakfast
7:00 am- 8:00 am

GENERAL SESSION | 8:00 am- 10:00 am

Send your employees on an Everyday Process Improvement Journey
person icon-1 Quint Studer

Now, Next, and Beyond Technology
person icon-1 Miriam Ferreria, Heather Hanson, David Liu

30-minute refreshment break
GENERAL SESSION | 10:15 am- 12:00 pm

Key Ingredients in Value-based Payment Reform
panel icon-1 Panelists Carol Vargo AMA, Danielle Lloyd AHIP, and Aisha Pittman NAACOS 

Presidential Election Year Dynamics and Health Policy Priorities
panel icon-1 Greg Jones moderating a panel discussion with Kristen McGovern and Mara McDermott

Symposium Wrap-up
 person icon-1 Aria Sameni

 

 

     Day One Session Descriptions


Symposium Kick-off

Join Mohamed Diab as they open this year’s CVS Accountable Care Symposium: Pump up the Value

Speakers: Mohamed Diab


CVS Accountable Care: Pump Up the Value
Hear directly from CVS Accountable Care leaders on how to amp up your value-based strategies with key insights on current and future healthcare landscape

Speakers: Mohamed Diab moderating with Khue Nguyen, Miriam Ferreira, Jonathan Rubens, MD, James Margiotta, and Aria Sameni


To be Announced

Speakers: Dr. Behnam Tabrizi


Improving Health Equity for People with Chronic Care
Hear directly from industry leaders on addressing gaps in access to chronic care services for underserved patients. 

Panel: Dr. Laolu Fayajnu, Lawrence Eisenstein, Dr. Garth Walker


Behavioral Health's Role in Impacting Health Equity
Explore how behavioral health interventions, strategies, and support contribute to the broader landscape of equitable healthcare.

Panelist with Karen Bullock


Prioritizing Next Site of Care
Dive into strategic initiatives focused on optimizing the next site of care to enhance patient care outcomes and create a seamless care continuum across your broader Medicare population.

Panelist with Esther Pandey


Blueprint for Physician Empowerment
Discover strategies for aligning compensation with performance incentives to foster physician motivation and commitment, along with techniques for enhancing workflow, adaptability, and overall job satisfaction. 

Dr. Drew Albano, Brian Stein


Healthcare Leadership and Rural Communities
Gain insights into what it takes to manage care in rural communities and provide advice on overcoming the common challenges that rural healthcare executives face. Please join as the author of ‘Healthcare Leadership and Rural Communities,’ Tim Putnam, will provide candid insights gained from his experiences as a rural healthcare manager and policy expert.

Fireside Chat with Tim Putnam and Deven Kilough


Rural Health System Value-based Care Strategies
Hear directly from CVS Accountable Care partners and learn what they are doing to appropriately staff to maximize return on investment while prioritizing patient care outcomes and satisfaction.

Deven Killough moderating a panel discussion with John Henderson, Meagan Weber, and Kate Inman


Putting the "Value" in Value-based Care
Join a panel of seasoned healthcare leaders as they provide insights on optimizing your performance in value-based care, catering to both seasoned participants and those who are at the beginning of their journey.

Partner Panel with Arshad Rahim, Aaron Clark, DO, 


Aligning Medicare Advantage Population with your Value-based Strategies

Learn how to best standardize the level of care to improve patient care, while reducing cost.

Khue Nguyen moderating with Neeta Shah


Population Health Pioneer Award Winners
Celebrate the successes and achievements of champions in population health. 

Speakers: Aria Sameni and Miriam Ferreira


At the Forefront of Innovation with CVS Healthspire
Gain exclusive access to CVS Health’s vision and what it means for your organization in this panel discussion with Mike Pykosz, Sree Chaguturu and Mohamed Diab.

Mohamed Diab moderating a panel discussion with Mike Pykosz and Sree Chaguturu


Exploring the Future of Healthcare
Gain valuable perspectives on adaptive leadership, crisis management, and resilient strategies to not only weather challenges but also thrive amidst turbulence in healthcare.

Speaker: Daniel Kraft, MD


 


Day Two Session Descriptions


Send your Employees on an Everyday Process Improvement Journey
You already have a powerful resource for determining what needs rewiring; your employees. Learn how to get people into the continuous improvement mindset, communicate in ways that encourage innovative thinking, solicit ideas, etc. 

Speaker: Quint Studer


Now, Next, Beyond Technology
Join your CVS ACO technology product team to hear about the exciting and upcoming features, functionalities, tools, and solutions. We will discuss what the future looks like transitioning to CVS Accountable Care Analytic Platform powered by Arcadia, and solutions beyond technology to support your organization in its value-based care journey.

Speakers: Miriam Ferreria, Heather Hanson, and David Liu


Key Ingredients in Value-based Payment Reform 
Hear from a panel of AMA, NAACOS, and AHIP experts as they discuss their paper on best practices to advance data sharing and foster collaboration among stakeholders to promote transparency, efficiency, equitable healthcare outcomes, and contracting.

Panel: Carol Vargo AMA, Danielle Lloyd AHIP, and Aisha Pittman NAACOS


Presidential Election Year Dynamics and Health Policy Priorities
Hear from political analysis experts as they dissect the relationship between healthcare policy, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation (CMMI), and the 2024 election landscape, shedding light on current voter sentiments and potential impacts on healthcare reform.

Greg Jones moderating a panel discussion with Kristen McGovern and Mara McDermott