NRHI Affordability Summit 2019

NRHI's 3rd Annual


October 15 - 16, 2019
McNamara Alumni Center
200 Southeast Oak St.
Minneapolis, MN


Conference Agenda

*Subject to changes
Learning Objectives
> Showcase national and regional actions underway that are advancing healthcare affordability by improving health, reducing cost and eliminating waste
> Create a networking environment conducive to sharing promising practices, evidence and challenges
> Explore opportunities for partnerships to tackle the affordability crisis together
> Witness the effectiveness of multi-stakeholder collaboration in communities across America
October 15th

1:00 pm          The Path to Affordable Care

             Mylia Christiansen, COO Comagine Health

1:15 pm          Community Spotlight: Health Collaborative of Greater Columbus

Improving health through the Pathways Hub Model
Carrie Baker, President & CEO

2:00 pm          Community Spotlight: Minnesota Community Measurement

Leveraging the power of data to address health, price and waste, 
Julie Sonier, President & CEO

2:45 pm          Snack

3:00 pm          Community Spotlight: Massachusetts Health Quality Partners

Activating Consumers to Improve Outcomes and Lower Costs
Barbra Rabson, President & CEO

3:45 pm          Community Spotlight: Virginia Center for Health Innovation

Tackling Low Value Care by Increasing Provider and Purchaser Engagement
Ashley Edwards, CIO

5:00 – 7:00 pm Networking Reception

October 16th

7:30 am               HealthDoers Networking Breakfast

NRHI Member HealthDoers Case Study TBD
HealthDoers Leadership TBD

8:30 am                Welcome- Will, Ideas, Execution

Craig Brammer, President & CEO, The Network for Regional Healthcare Improvement and The Health Collaborative

8:45 am               The Time is Now Keynote Address

Christopher Koller, President, Milbank Memorial Fund             

9:30 am               Creating Local Change- Acting Together Panel Discussion

MN RHIC Members, Multi-stakeholder representation, TBD
Susan Dentzer, Moderator

10:30 am             Networking Break in Exhibit Hall

11:00 am             Increasing Patient Outcomes and Value

Dr. Lewis Sandy, EVP Clinical Advancement, UnitedHealth Group=

11:45 pm            Lunch Buffet & Networking

Affordable Care Together Community Solution Spotlight Slideshow

12:45 pm            Trends in the Evolving Healthcare Landscape

Dr. David Muhlestein, CRO, Leavitt Partners

1:30 pm               Why Health Equity Must Be Foremost on the Path to Affordable Care- Panel Discussion

Ann-Marie Akiwumi, Impaq International
Additional Speakers TBD
Susan Dentzer, Moderator

2:30 pm               Closing Remarks- Producing Evidence for Multi-Stakeholder Solutions

Lisa Simpson, President & CEO, AcademyHealth TBD

3:00 pm               Adjourn

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