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NMHE / NMHFMA / NMHIMSS Fall Conference “Engagement Through Enlightenment” October 15-16, 2018

  • NM State Bar Association 5121 Masthead Street Northeast Albuquerque, NM, 87109 United States (map)

Monday, October 15th

7:30 – 8:00am Breakfast / Exhibitor Setup and Registration

8:00 – 8:15am Welcome / Introductions

8:15 – 9:00am Macro Healthcare Trends

Owen Poole, President and Founder, CMD9

9:00 – 10:00am Patient Experience

Colleen McCory, National Speaker and Coach, Studer Group

10:00 – 10:30am Networking Break with Exhibitors

10:30am – 12:00pm CEO Panel Discussion

Moderator: Bill Patten, CEO Holy Cross Hospital

Panelist: Colleen McCory, Studer Group

Panelist: Kaye Green, CEO Roosevelt General Hospital

Panelist: Brendan Dowling, President Davita Medical Group New Mexico

12:00 – 1:30pm Lunch / Diversity and Inclusion

Aswita Tan-McGrory, Deputy Director, The Disparities Solution


1:35 – 3:00pm Diversity and Inclusion Panel Discussion

Moderator: Kristina Sanchez, Executive Director, UNM Hospitals

Panelist: Aswita Tan-McGrory, Deputy Director, The Disparities Solution


Panelist: Christina Campos, Administrator, Guadalupe County Hospital

Panelist: Marcos Pesquera, Vice President, Christus Health

3:00 – 3:30pm Networking Break with Exhibitors

3:30 – 5:00pm The Future of Healthcare Financing—Perspectives from Payors and

Providers Panel Discussion

Moderator: Josh Lewis, Partner, Moss Adams

Panelist: Tom Roben, MD, Regional Medical Director for Humana

Panelist: Jamie Silva-Steele, CEO, UNM Sandoval Regional Medical


Panelist: Ed Brown, CFO, Cibola General Hospital

Panelist: Sunah Hoeferkamp, Director of Network Contracting, United


6:00 – 9:00pm Networking Activity Evening

Main Event (Bowling 6-8pm, Activities, Food, Games, Networking)

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Tuesday, October 16th

8:00 – 8:30am Breakfast

8:30 – 9:30am Compliance for Healthcare Organizations

Arthur Culpepper, Chief Compliance Officer, UNM Health Sciences


9:30 – 10:00am Networking Break with Exhibitors

10:00 – 11:30am Interoperability Panel

Moderator: Kevin Carey, CEO, Taos PHO

Panelist: Thomas East, PhD, CEO NMHIC / LCF Research

Panelist: Owen Poole, President and Founder, CMD9

Panelist: Grace Chen, President/CEO and Founder, LucidAct

11:30am – 12:15pm Lunch with Exhibitors

12:15 – 1:45pm Data Analytics / Value Based Purchasing Panel

Moderator: Mary Jacintha, Executive Administrator UNM Health System

Panelist: Stefany Goradia, Informatics Officer, Versatile Med Analytics

Panelist: Tom Pascuzzi, MD, Medical Officer, Versatile Med Analytics

Panelist: Tim Washburn, RN, Senior Director of Outreach Systems,

Memorial Medical Center

1:45 – 2:00pm Break

2:00 – 3:00pm Medicare Reimbursement Optimization Strategies for the 21st


Jonathan Wiik, Principal, Revenue Cycle Management Health Care

Solutions, TransUnion

3:00pm Closing Remarks

Learning Objectives: Upon completion of this program, participants will:

Be able to apply strategies to thrive in the midst of adversity

Learn how to improve the patient experience

Be able to describe trends shaping the future of healthcare and how to prepare for these changes, including recent Federal and New Mexico regulatory changes

Receive input directly from New Mexico payors and healthcare leaders on changes affecting reimbursement in New Mexico

Gain a better understanding of the Diversity and Inclusion needs of patients, visitors and staff.

Understand the importance and benefits of Interoperability and what currently exists in New Mexico

Learn about emerging payments models, including population health and value-based purchasing, and the value of data analytics for those payment models

Obtain updates on compliance requirements for healthcare organizations

Pre-requisites: This program is appropriate for physician leaders and healthcare professionals with experience and knowledge level comparable to CEOs, CFOs, CNO’s, COO’s, Controllers, Revenue Cycle Directors, Healthcare Consultants, IT Directors and Professionals and other similar positions.

Program Level: Intermediate

Advanced Preparation: None

Delivery Method: Group Live Seminar

CPE Credit: Upon verification of participant attendance, this program will be eligible for credits in various fields of study. Credits may vary depending on state guidelines.

ACHE Category I Credit: Upon verification of participant attendance, portions of this program will be eligible for ACHE Face to Face credits with the remaining presentations eligible for ACHE Qualified Education. Credit may vary depending on ACHE guidelines.

NM HIMSS CEU Credit: Upon verification of participant attendance, this program will be eligible for HIMSS CPHIMS and CAHIMS credits. Credit may vary depending on HIMSS guidelines.

Registration: Please use the Eventbrite link to register for this conference.

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