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Wednesday, February 13

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

The OPEN MINDS Health Plan Partnership Summit: A Guide To Developing & Negotiating Partnership Agreements With Health Plans

  • Deb Adler, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS & Former SVP Network Strategy, UnitedHealth Group/Optum
  • Charles Gross, Ph.D., Vice President, Behavioral Health, Anthem, Inc.
  • Beth Rath, PMP, Vice President Network Operations, New Directions
  • Kelly J. Champ, Vice President, Network Strategy & Innovation, Optum
  • Matt Miller, Senior Vice President, Public Sector, Magellan Healthcare
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Thriving With Managed Care: An OPEN MINDS Executive Seminar On Organizational Competencies & Best Practices In Health Plan Contract Management

  • Richard Louis, III, Director of Development - Behavior & Addiction Medicine, Southern California Healthcare Systems, Inc., & Advisory Board Member, OPEN MINDS
  • Ken Carr, Chief Financial Officer, Elite DNA Therapy & Advisory Board Member, OPEN MINDS
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Making The Right Tech Investments For Your Organization: An OPEN MINDS Executive Seminar On Technology Budgeting & Planning

  • Joseph P. Naughton-Travers, EdM, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS

Thursday, February 14

7:30 am - 8:30 am

Registration & Executive Networking Breakfast

8:30 am - 9:00 am

Welcome & Announcement Of The Results From The 2019 OPEN MINDS Performance Management Executive Survey: Where Are We On The Road To Value

  • Monica E. Oss, Chief Executive Officer, OPEN MINDS
9:00 am - 10:00 am

Building A New System For Private Insurance: Innovations & Emerging Models For Employer-Sponsored Health Plans

  • Bill Green, Chief Executive Officer, Homestead Smart Health Plans
10:15 am - 11:30 am

Thought Leader Discussion With Bill Green, Chief Executive Officer, Homestead Smart Health Plans

  • Bill Green, Chief Executive Officer, Homestead Smart Health Plans
  • Monica E. Oss, Chief Executive Officer, OPEN MINDS


Optimizing Productivity: A Guide To New Performance-Based Compensation Models

  • John F. Talbot, Ph.D., Vice President of Corporate Strategy, Jefferson Center for Mental Health, & Advisory Board Member, OPEN MINDS
  • Anna P. Hundley, Executive Director, Autism Treatment Center
  • Colleen Muncy, MBA, Owner/Managing Director, Align HealthCare Solutions, LLC
  • David E. Young, MBA, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS & Chair Board of Directors, Raiven Healthcare
  • Edward Farbenblum, Chief Executive Officer, VestraCare


CFO Roundtable On Value-Based Reimbursement: A Facilitated Discussion By Financial Leaders For Financial Leaders

  • James Stewart, President & CEO, Grafton Integrated Health Network
  • John M. Corneilson, MBA, Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, Meridian Behavioral Healthcare, Inc.
  • Keith Neal, MBA, MHL, CHFP, Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, Advocates
  • Michelle Aponte-Pacheco, Chief of Revenue Cycle, Emergence Health Network


Credible Behavioral Health Software Knowledge Partner

11:45 am - 1:00 pm

Building A New Performance Management Dashboard: How To Use KPIs To Manage Performance In A Value-Based Market

  • Joseph P. Naughton-Travers, EdM, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
  • Ashley Sandoval, Associate Chief Executive Officer, Emergence Health Network
  • Diana Salvador, Psy.D., Vice President, Quality Assurance and Risk Management, CPC Behavioral Healthcare


Revenue Cycle Management: A New Model For A New Market

  • David E. Wawrzynek, MBA, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
  • Vanessa R. Lane, MBA, Vice President, Revenue Cycle Management/ Data Analytics, Grafton Integrated Health Network


Exploration Of Current & Future I/DD Technology

  • Ravi Ganesan, President & Chief Executive Officer, Core Solutions, Inc.


The Intersection Of Consumer Data & Technology - How To Craft A Strategy Today & Prepare For The Future

  • Scott Green, Senior Vice President & GM, Behavioral Health & CareGuidance, Netsmart
  • Debbie Cagle Wells, Chief Marketing Officer, Centerstone
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Lunch On Your Own



Framing Value Propositions With Discovery-Data-Mining

  • Tristan Keelan, Marketing Strategist, TenEleven Group


What’s New In Workforce Management? Exploring The Latest Trends For HHS Organizations

  • Erik Marsh, President and CEO, DATIS HR Cloud
2:30 pm - 3:45 pm

Implementing A New Model Of Integration: The Cigna Collaborative Care Model

  • Richard Louis, III, Director of Development - Behavior & Addiction Medicine, Southern California Healthcare Systems, Inc., & Advisory Board Member, OPEN MINDS
  • Erin Boyd, Behavioral Network Program Manager, Cigna
  • Lisa Kay, Clinical Program Manager, Cigna
  • Lora Fisher, Clinical Program Manager, Cigna
  • Sheila Sudhakar, M.D., Senior Medical Director, East, Cigna Medical Group


Have You Optimized Your Organization For Value-Based Reimbursement? The OPEN MINDS VBR Assessment

  • John F. Talbot, Ph.D., Vice President of Corporate Strategy, Jefferson Center for Mental Health, & Advisory Board Member, OPEN MINDS
  • Donald J. Dauman, MBA, LCSWR, Chief Financial Officer, Spectrum Health & Human Services


Qualifacts Systems, Inc. Knowledge Partner

2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

The Valant EHR: An Intuitive Platform

  • Brian Gann, Enterprise Account Executive, Valant
  • Micah Adler, Director of Business Development, Valant
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Health Plan/Provider Data Exchange In Pay-For-Performance: A Town Hall Discussion On Meeting The Connectivity Challenge

  • Joseph P. Naughton-Travers, EdM, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
  • Charles Gross, Ph.D., Vice President, Behavioral Health, Anthem, Inc.
  • Monica Collins, MA, MBA, Senior Director, System Transformation, Magellan Behavioral Health of Pennsylvania
  • William Camp, MBA, Operations Compliance Manager, Tri-County Human Services
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Executive Networking Reception

Friday, February 15

8:00 am - 9:00 am

Executive Networking Breakfast

9:00 am - 10:00 am

Innovative Collaborations & Partnerships For Long-Term Services: The Anthem Perspective

  • Leigh Davison, Staff Vice President, LTSS Specialty Organization, Anthem, Inc.
10:15 am - 11:30 am

Thought Leader Discussion With Leigh Davison, Staff Vice President, LTSS Specialty Organization, Anthem, Inc.

  • Leigh Davison, Staff Vice President, LTSS Specialty Organization, Anthem, Inc.
  • Monica E. Oss, Chief Executive Officer, OPEN MINDS


Keeping Consumers In The Equation: Best Practices In Consumer Experience & Engagement

  • Joseph P. Naughton-Travers, EdM, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
  • Blake A. Martin, MHA, Executive Vice President & Chief Development Officer, Monarch
  • Chris Thompson, Vice President of Operations-Behavioral Health, Monarch
  • Philip O. Toal, Ed.D., LMHC, CET, Sr. Vice President, Residential Services, Aspire Health Partners


Rate Setting For Value-Based Reimbursement: A Guide To Developing Capitated Payment Models

  • David E. Wawrzynek, MBA, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
  • Debbie Cagle Wells, Chief Marketing Officer, Centerstone
  • Maggie Labarta, Ph.D., President & Chief Executive Officer, Meridian Behavioral Healthcare, Inc.


Data Sharing & Reporting In A Value-Based Market: Adapting To Ever Changing Reporting Requirements While Enhancing Your Own Organization's Performance

  • Katie Morrow, Vice President of Compliance, Streamline Healthcare Solutions
  • Larry Allen, Chief Operating Officer, CFBHN
11:30 am - 12:00 pm

Refreshments, Networking & Raffle Drawing

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

The New Financial Normal: Moving Value-Based Reimbursement From Concept To Practice

  • Monica E. Oss, Chief Executive Officer, OPEN MINDS