2017 bhmc lg

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  • 7:15 Conference Registration & Morning Breakfast
    8:00

    Chairperson's Opening Remarks

    Amy Gallagher, PsyD
    Vice President
    Whole Health, LLC

    8:15

    Bringing Value to Behavioral Health Managed Care: Engaging Peers in the Workforce

    Joyce Wale
    Executive Director, Behavioral Health
    UnitedHealthcare Community Plan 

    9:00

    Effective Community Outreach Initiatives to Improve Health Outcomes within Behavioral Health Management

    Lisa Suttle, MS, RN-BC
    Director, Strategic Initiatives
    Community Psychiatric Services
    Reid Health

    9:45

    Networking Break & Refreshments

    10:15

    Mobile Behavioral Health Homes: A Model for Primary Care and Behavioral Health Integration

    Sharon Sidell, PhD
    Chief Executive Officer
    Be Well Partners in Health

    11:00

    Provider Perspective on Behavioral Health Integration

    Carol Murphy, MHA, RNC, NHA
    Chief Operating Officer
    Chief Nursing Officer
    Brightpoint Health

    Wanda Mitchell
    Vice President, Business Operations-Primary Care
    Brightpoint Health 

    11:45

    Achieving Seamless Behavioral Health Care in Integration Challenged Systems – A Clinician’s Perspective

    Karen Stephen, PhD
    Clinical Director, Mental Health
    Partnership HealthPlan of California

    12:30 Luncheon for All Attendees & Speakers
    1:30

    Panel Discussion: Creating High Quality Outcomes and Reducing Costs within Behavioral Health Management

    Pamela Greenberg, MPP
    President & CEO
    Association for Behavioral Health and Wellness

    Joyce Wale
    Executive Director, Behavioral Health
    UnitedHealthcare Community Plan

    Karen Stephen, PhD
    Clinical Director, Mental Health
    Partnership HealthPlan of California

    Joel Menges, MPA
    Chief Executive Officer
    The Menges Group

    2:30

    Leading the Way to Improved Behavioral Health Engagement and Outcomes

    James Scott Holder, PhD, LPC-S, NCC
    Divisional Vice President, Behavioral Health & Clinical Operations
    Health Care Service Corporation

    3:15 Networking Break & Refreshments
    3:45

    Innovations Addressing Health Barriers within Behavioral Health: Attending to Patients' Psychosocial Needs

    Kevin Fitzgerald, MD
    Chief Medical Officer
    Rocky Mountain Health Plans

    Amy Gallagher, PsyD
    Vice President
    Whole Health, LLC

    4:30

    Examining Trends Impacting Outpatient Behavioral Health Utilization

    Bhavini Solanki-Vasan
    Director, Behavioral Health
    Amerigroup

    5:15 End of Day One
  • 7:15 Morning Breakfast
    8:00

    Chairperson’s Recap of Day One

    Danielle Stern
    Senior Director, Operations
    Sutter Physician Services
    Sutter Health

    8:15

    Implementing an Effective Telepsychiatry Initiative to Provide Behavioral Health Consultation to Rural Hospitals and Emergency Rooms

    Jennifer Richman, MD
    Medical Director, Comprehensive Telepsychiatry Program
    University of Rochester Medical Center

    9:00

    Examining Effective Strategies on Medicaid Managed Care Accountability in Behavioral Health

    Amy Roukie, BS, MBA
    Deputy Administrator, Clinical Services
    Division of Public & Behavioral Health
    Nevada Department of Health and Human Services
     

    9:45 Networking Break & Refreshments
    10:15

    Mental Health & Addiction – Driving Access to Behavioral Health with a Centralized Contact Center

    Danielle Stern
    Senior Director, Operations
    Sutter Physician Services
    Sutter Health

    Kathleen Tuenge
    Clinical Operations Director, Mental Health & Addiction Services
    Allina Health

    11:15

    Effectively Integrating Behavioral Health within Long-Term Care

    Jeffreys Barrett, RN, MHA, NHA
    Chief Executive Officer
    Maravilla Care Center
     

    12:00 Conference Concludes