Medicare Advantage Leadership Innovations brings together leaders from the nation’s top MA plans to share Best Practice strategies and results plan-wide. Position your MA plan to quickly respond to evolving regulatory mandates, combat challenges from market disruptors, harness technology innovations while ensuring quality care and controlling costs.

January 2022 Attendees!
Formerly, Director of Medicare Advantage Operations, CMS

Michael S. Adelberg

Principal, Lead, Healthcare Strategy Practice, Faegre Drinker Consulting
Milliman, Inc.

Adam Barnhart, FSA, MAAA

Principal and Consulting Actuary

Patrick Carroll, MD

Chief Medical Officer
Milliman, Inc.

Jordan Cates, FSA, CERA, MAAA

SWORD Health

Evelyn Chojnacki, MPH

Director, Health Plan Product Strategy,
Independence Blue Cross

Kortney Cruz

Vice President, Medicare Sales and Marketing
CarePartners of Connecticut, Tufts Health Plan & Hartford HealthCare

Denise Doucette-Ginise, MSN, RN, CCM, CHPN,

Director Care Management, Senior Products,
WEX Health

Jim Egan

Vice President of Health Plan Sales
Milliman, Inc.

Julia Friedman, FSA, MAAA

Senior Consulting Actuary
Premier Home Health Care Services, Inc

Jennifer Gentzlinger

Chief Operating Officer

Gregory A. Hanley, FACHE, CPHQ

Vice President, Quality Management & Population Health
Geisinger Health Plan

Amie Hoffman, LCSW, MHA

Director of Behavioral Health
Teladoc Health

Dr. Julia Hoffman

Head of Mental Health Strategy

Kent Holdcroft

Executive Vice President of Growth
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina

Naomi Irvin

Chief of Staff, Government Markets
Providence Health Assurance & Providence Health Plan

Lisa Jensen

Director of Payment Integrity
Florida Blue

Matthew Ketterman

Sr. Manager Provider Interoperability
Step One Foods

Elizabeth Klodas, MD, FACC


Gaurav Kumar

Ciox Director of Product Management

Paula LeClair

US General Manager

Christine Leo

Vice President, Senior Products
Independent Care Heath Plan (iCare)

Dr. Tom Lutzow

Formerly, CEO
Mom’s Meals

Catherine Macpherson

SVP Healthcare Strategy and Chief Nutrition Officer
Amplifon Hearing Health Care

Carrie Meyer, Au.D

Director of Clinical Programs
Wakely Consulting Group

Tim Murray,

Principal and Senior Consulting Actuary,
Strategic Health Group

Henry W. Osowski

Managing Partner
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey

Steven R. Peskin, MD, MBA, MACP

Executive Medical Director, Population Health

Amy Riegel

Senior Director

Darren Schulte, MD

President of Advanced Technology
Clover Health

Gretchen Shanofsky

Vice President of Plan Operations
mPulse Mobile

Reva Sheehan

Customer Insights Director

Melissa Smith

Executive Vice President, Consulting and Professional Services
Ceresti Health

Dirk Soenksen

CEO & Co-founder
Insightin Health

Carissa Stajnrajh

Vice President of Clinical Strategy,

Jordan Taggart

Vice President, Market Access

Elaine Taverna

SVP Quality & Risk Adjustment

Ashley Tyrner

Founder and CEO

Daniel Weaver

Executive Vice President of Product Operations and Stars Strategy
HealthScape Advisors

Michelle Werr

Managing Director
Who Should Attend:

Medicare Advantage Plans including HMOs, PPOs, ACOs, Provider Sponsored Plans, SNPS

CXOs, SVPs, VPs, and Senior Executives in charge of Government Programs, Medicare; Chief Medical Officers

Payment Innovations ●Product Design ● Episodes of Care ● Value-based Risk Sharing ● Operations ● Strategy ● Business Development ● Marketing ● Member Engagement ● Population Health ● Risk Adjustment ● Revenue Management ● High Risk Populations ● Star Ratings & Quality Assurance ● Provider Network Management & Contracting ●Palliative Care

Hospitals/Health Systems Serving the MA Market

Solution Providers and Consultants Specializing in

Star Ratings & Quality Assurance ● Marketing ● Member Engagement ● Risk Adjustment ● Revenue Management ● Provider Network Management & Contracting ● Provider Engagement ● Care Management ● Non Emergency Transportation ● Medication Therapy Management ● Fraud and Abuse ● Data Analytics ● Population Health ● Behavioral Health ● Home Health ● Claims Management ● Food Nutrition Services ● Hearing Services ● Disease and Case Management

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