Speaker presentations now available from 2018 Washington State of Reform

We hosted our eighth annual Washington State of Reform Health Policy Conference last week and it was one of the largest, most diverse convenings of senior health care executives and health policy leaders in the state. It is always an honor to bring the different silos of healthcare together. Here are some of the presentation materials from the speakers at the event.


Pre-Conference Sessions

A “Deep Dive” on ACHs

Tammy Moore, DNP: Chief Clinical Officer, Summit Pacific Medical Center

In the Weeds on Federal & State Health Policy

Chris Bandoli: Senior Vice President, Washington State Hospital Association

Moving to Value Based Care

Mary Kay O’Neill: Partner, Mercer


Conference Breakout Sessions

Anti-Trust in Healthcare: A Renewed Discussion

Steve Fairchild: Assistant Attorney Genral, Washinton Attorney General’s Office
Douglas Ross: Partner, Davis Wright Tremaine; Law Lecturer, UW School of Law
Carla Dewberry: Partner, K&L Gates

Building a Customer Centered System

Michael Brown Hayes: Assistant Director, AI Operations, Cambia Health Solutions
Lindsay Harris: Chief Client Officer, Healthcare Management Administrators
Dino Ramzi: President, Patient Direct Care

Costs and Benefits of New Pharma

Shea Wilson: Director of Pharmacy, Molina Healthcare of Washington
Glenn Wachter: Senior Director, Credena Health Specialty Pharmacy, Providence St. Joseph Health
Abigail Stoddard: Government Affairs Consultant Principal, Prime Therapeutics
Asher Lisec: Senior Director of State Advocacy, PhRMA

Envisioning a Post-ACA Health Care System in Washington

Caitlin Safford: Director of Government Relations, Amerigroup
Tom Sebastian: Chief Executive Officer, Compass Health
Lonnie Johns Brown: Legislative Director, Office of the Insurance Commissioner

Innovations to Address Cost Trends in the Commercial Market

Mig Anson: Head, ACO Strategy & Operations, Aetna
Molly Voris: Policy Director, Washington Health Benefit Exchange
Dhyan Lal: Vice President, Payer Strategy & Accountable Care, CHI Franciscan

Innovative Thinking to Address Structural Homelessness

Torri Canda: Behavioral Health Integration Director, Amerigroup
Hon. Mark Miloscia: Member, Senate Human Services, Mental Health & Housing Committee
Hon. Josh Green, MD: Chair, Senate Human Services Committee, State of Hawaii

Integration, Transformation and Lessons from FIMC

Julie Lindberg: VP, Health Care Services, Molina Healthcare of Washington
Teresita Batayola: Chief Executive Officer, International Community Health Services
Sarah Arnquist: VP, Client Partnerships, Beacon Health Options

Models for Long Term and Transitional Care

Lee Spears: Director, Palliative Care, Regence BlueShield
David Kelly: Executive Director, Area Agency on Aging & Disabilities of SW WA
Rebecca Kavoussi: Vice President & General Manager, Landmark

Strategies to Manage Population Health

Pablo Rodriguez: Senior Director, Product & Innovation, SEIU 775 Benefits Group
Paul Ciechanowski: Founder & Chief Medical Officer, SamePage Health
Sallie Sanford: Associate Professor of Law, University of Washington

Trends in Contracting, Reimbursement, Plan-Provider Relations

Beth Johnson: Senior Vice President, Premera Blue Cross
Paul Williams, OD: Chief Medical Officer, Vision Source
Karl Rebay: Partner, Moss Adams

VBP: A Mixed Status Report

Kathryn Rains-McNalley: Administrative Director, Finance & Contracting, Virginia Mason
Richard Popiel, MD: Executive Vice President & CMO, Cambia Health Solutions
Hiroshi Nakano: Director, Value Based Care, Valley Medical Center