Conference Schedule

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Registration

Room: Grapevine 1 Foyer, Level 3

4:00pm - 6:00pm

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Registration

Room: Grapevine 1 Foyer, Level 3

7:00am - 7:00pm 

Pre-Conference Workshop Track #1 - Trends & Awareness: Implications of the Opioid Pandemic for Case Management

Moderators:

Jo Carter, BSN, RN, CCM
Jared Young, PsyD, LCSW, CCM

Speakers:

Melanie Cotter M.A., LPC, CCM, Behavioral Health
Graves T. Owen M.D., Texas Pain Rehabilitation Institute PLLC
Peter B. Polatin M.D., M.P.H.Functional Rehabilitation Associates

Room: Grapevine Ballroom A, 1, 2, 3, Level 3

7:30am - 12:00pm

Pre-Conference Workshop Track #2 - Communication Skills for Professional Development
Annette Watson, RN-BC, CCM, MBA
Charlotte Sortedahl, DNP, MPH, MS, RN, CCM

Jeannie LeDoux, RN, BSN, MBA, CCM, CPHQ, CTT+, MCG (formerly Milliman Care Guidelines)
Michael Demoratz, Ph.D., LCSW, CCM, Supportive Care Services Foundation
Katherine Capps, Health2 Resources

Room: Grapevine Ballroom C & D, Level 3

7:30am - 12:00pm

Pre-Conference Workshop Track #3 - Workers’ Compensation Case Management: Past, Present and Future  Jane Harkey, RN-BC, MSW, CCM
Sandra Zawalski, MSN, RN, CRRN, CCM, ABDA, MSCC
Sue Jensen, PhD, RN, CCM, MSCC, Kirkhof College of Nursing - Grand Valley State University
Chikita Mann, MSN, RN, CCM, GENEX Services, Inc
Michelle Baker, BS, RN, CRRN, CCM, Paradigm Management Services, LLC

Room: Austin 1, 2, 3, Level 3

7:30am - 12:00pm
Break 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Plenary Session: Expertise for the Future: Cultural Awareness and Care for Those in Need
Allison Hickey

Room: Grapevine Ballroom C & D, Level 3

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Break 2:00pm - 2:15pm

General Session - A Rising Tide: Influencing the Next Generation of Case Managers
Linda Burnes Bolton, DrPH, RN, FAANCedars-Sinai Medical Center 

Room: Grapevine Ballroom A, 1, 2, 3, Level 3

2:15pm - 3:15pm

General Session - Why Measure? Advancing the Value of Case Management
Margaret (Peggy) E. O’Kane, National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA)

Room: Grapevine Ballroom C & D, Level 3

2:15pm - 3:15pm
Break 3:15pm - 3:30pm 

Plenary Session:  Escape Adulthood: Living and Working with Less Stress and More Success
Jason Kotecki, Artist, Speaker and Author

Room: Grapevine Ballroom C & D, Level 3

3:30pm - 4:30pm 
Break 4:30pm - 4:45pm

Book Signing: Jason Kotecki

Signing:

Penguins Can’t Fly +39 Other Rules That Don’t Exist

CCMC Booth #121

4:45pm - 7:00pm

CEO & COO Meet & Greet

MaryBeth Kurland, CAE, Chief Executive Officer
Debby Formica, Chief Operations Officer

CCMC Booth #121

4:45pm - 7:00pm

Exhibit Hall Opens/Reception
Sponsored by Option Care

Room: Longhorn Exhibit Hall B & C, Level 1

4:45pm - 7:00pm

Friday, January 27, 2017

Registration

Room: Grapevine 1 Foyer, Level 3

7:30am - 6:30pm

Breakfast Symposium - A Partnership Approach to Getting Your Patient’s Status Right
Sponsored by McBee Associates, Inc. 

Karen Haesloop, RN, FNP, MSN, McBee Associates, Inc.
Debra Schardt, RN, CPUR

Room: Grapevine Ballroom A, 1, 2, 3, Level 3

* Food and Beverage will be supplied starting at 7:30am*

8:00am - 9:00am 

Breakfast in Exhibit Hall

Room: Longhorn Exhibit Hall B & C, Level 1 

8:00am - 9:00am

Exhibit Hall Open Hours

Room: Longhorn Exhibit Hall B & C, Level 1
 

8:00am - 6:30pm

Plenary Session: Will Value-Based Care Increase Your Value?
Michael L. Millenson, Health Quality Advisors LLC

Room: Grapevine Ballroom C & D, Level 3

9:00am - 10:00am
Break (Exhibits Open) 10:00am - 10:45am

General Session - Closing the Circle: Integrated Behavioral and Physical Health 
Benjamin F. Miller, Psy.D., University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine 

Room: Grapevine Ballroom A, 1, 2, 3, Level 3

10:45am - 11:45am

General Session - Ask the Right Questions: Patient Engagement as an Integrated Strategy
Tammy Richards, RN, MSN, CPXP, Intermountain Healthcare

Room: Grapevine Ballroom C & D, Level 3

10:45am - 11:45am
Break 11:45am - 12:00pm

General Session - Regulatory Update: Anticipating Change and What You Need to Know 
James Gelfand, ERISA Industry Committee

Room: Grapevine Ballroom A, 1, 2, 3, Level 3

12:00pm - 1:00pm

General Session - Creating a Culture of Health: Advancing Population Health 
Janet Tomcavage, RN, MSN, Geisinger Health Systems

Room: Grapevine Ballroom C & D, Level 3

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Lunch in Exhibit Hall 

Room: Longhorn Exhibit Hall B & C, Level 1
 

1:00pm - 2:45pm 

Meet the Commissioners

CCMC Booth #121

2:00pm - 2:45pm

General Session - From Startup To Success: Characteristics of an Effective Entrepreneur Nina Pickell, MBA, Beyond Intent

Room: Grapevine Ballroom A, 1, 2, 3, Level 3

2:45pm - 3:45pm

General Session - Coordinating the Coordinators: Opportunities, Pitfalls and Barriers to Team Success
Jennifer Perez, VA 

Room: Grapevine Ballroom C & D, Level 3

2:45pm - 3:45pm
Break (Exhibits Open)  3:45pm - 4:00pm

Plenary Session - High-Value Care: Understanding High-Need, High-Cost Patients
Melinda K. Abrams, MS, The Commonwealth Fund

Room: Grapevine Ballroom C & D, Level 3

4:00pm - 5:00pm

Book Signing: Catherine Mullahy, RN, BS, CRRN, CCM

Signing:

The Case Manager’s Handbook

CCMC Booth #121

5:00pm - 6:30pm

Exhibits/Refreshments in Exhibit Hall

Room: Longhorn Exhibit Hall B & C, Level 1
 

5:00pm - 6:30pm 

Saturday, January 28, 2017

Registration
Room: Grapevine 1 Foyer, Level 3

7:30am - 1:00pm

Breakfast Symposium - Applying Patient-centered Predictions to Reduce Readmissions: Onslow Memorial Hospital Case Study
Sponsored by Jvion

Autumn Foy, RN, Onslow Memorial Hospital * Food and Beverage will be supplied starting at 7:30am*

Room: Grapevine Ballroom A, 1, 2, 3, Level 3

 

8:00am - 9:00am

Breakfast in Exhibit Hall

Room: Longhorn Exhibit Hall B & C, Level 1

8:00am - 9:00am 

Exhibit Hall 

Room: Longhorn Exhibit Hall B & C, Level 1
 

8:00am - 11:00am

General Session - What Do People Want? Advocacy in the Consumerism Age
e-Patient Dave deBronkart, Patient Engagement Advocate, Author

Room: Grapevine Ballroom A, 1, 2, 3, Level 3

9:00am - 10:00am

General Session - Listen and Lead: The Case Manager as Expert Communicator
Shoshanna Sofaer, Dr.P.H., American Institutes for Research

Room: Grapevine Ballroom C & D, Level 3

9:00am - 10:00am
Break (Exhibits Open) 10:00am - 10:45am

General Session - Do the right thing: Excellence and Ethics in Case Management
Savitri Fedson, MA, MD, Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy at Baylor College of Medicine

Room: Grapevine Ballroom A, 1, 2, 3, Level 3

10:45am - 11:45am

General Session - Data, analytics and the shift to value-based care   
Ellen Makar, M.S.N., RN-BC, CCM, CPHIMS, CENP Batelle
Cori Armstead, MSN, RN, CEN, CENP

Room: Grapevine Ballroom C & D, Level 3

10:45am - 11:45am
Break 11:45am - 12:00pm

Plenary Session: The Upstream Effect: A New Vision for Health and Whole-Person Care
Rishi Manchanda, MD, The Wonderful Company and and HealthBegins

Room: Grapevine Ballroom C & D, Level 3

12:00pm - 1:00pm 
End of Symposium  

Post-Conference Workshop Track #1 - Social Workers in Health Care and Their Role in Case Management
Ellen Fink-Samnick, MSW, ACSW, LCSW, CCM, CRP, EFS Supervision Strategies, LLC
Michael Demoratz, Ph.D., LCSW, CCM

Room: Grapevine Ballroom A, 1, 2, 3, Level 3

2:00pm - 4:15pm

Post-Conference Workshop Track #2 Disability Management: Strategies for Success
Ed Quick, CDMS, CRC
Stan Scioscia, M.Ed., CRC, CDMS
Lisa Scotton, M.J., R.N.,CCM, COHN, CDMS, Aon's Health and Benefits Absence Management 

Room: Grapevine Ballroom C & D, Level 3

2:00pm - 4:15pm

The conference schedule is subject to change.