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Mon 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM All State Meeting Dan Lippert, Arizona
Mon 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM All Industry Meeting David Gallegos, HTMS, an Emdeon Company and Gwen Williams, Molina Healthcare
Mon 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM All Federal Meeting Jessica Kahn, CMS
Mon 1:00 PM - 1:15 PM Welcome to MESC 2014!
Mon 1:15 PM - 1:30 PM Opening Remarks: Susan E. Birch MBA BSN RN, Executive Director
Mon 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM Opening Address: Lt. Governor Joe Garcia
Mon 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Opening Keynote: Jeff Margolis, Chairman and CEO, Welltok, Inc.
Mon 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM CMS Plenary: What the Future Holds for Medicaid Enterprise Systems
Mon 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM MESC 2014 Exhibitor Welcome Reception
Tue 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Organized Confusion - Maximizing the Medicaid Madness (1-05) Rick Zelznak, North Highland
Tue 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Bringing Governance into the 21st Century (2-NMEH) Laura M. Branstetter, Missouri
Tue 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Using Quality Measures and Data Analytics to Enhance Value and Improve Quality (4-01) William Halsey, Connecticut
Tue 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Connecting Health Care, Social Services, and Population Health to Achieve Wellness. (5-10.1) Brenda Harvey, NESCSO; Daniel Stein, Stewards of Change; Shel Culp, Stewards of Change
Tue 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM MACBIS: Early wins and Where we’re going! (4-CMS.1) Arun Natarajan, CMS
Tue 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Innovative systems of care that coordinate services/supports Presented by IBM Software Group
Tue 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Tecnología de la Salud: Using Technology to Engage with Hispanics Presented by HolaDoctor
Tue 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Iowa and West Virginia: Pilot States for the Transformed Medicaid Enterprise Certification Process (1-02) Darren Steiner, CSG Government Solutions
Tue 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM The Long and Winding Road to Successful ICD-10 Implementation (3-06) Todd Schrubb, EngagePoint
Tue 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Lassoing Big Data to Drive Outcomes (4-02) Tisha McGowan, Missouri
Tue 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Beyond Administration: Using Innovation to Enhance Program Effectiveness (5-01) Markus Fromherz, Xerox
Tue 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Deploying a Clinical Master Patient Index (MPI): Lessons Learned from the Mississippi Division of Medicaid (5-07.1) Dan West, MedeAnalytics
Tue 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Eliminating fraud and abuse in Medicaid Programs Presented by SAS
Tue 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Harness the Power of Data Presented by KPMG
Tue 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Think Differently – Custom-Developed Modules with Flexible COTS for MMIS Implementations (1-06) Lori C. Clark, Engagepoint
Tue 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Extending MITA 3.0: Big Data (3-05) David Nelson, Truven Health Analytics
Tue 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Clean Data and the use of Predictive Analytics for Business Results (4-03) Rick Zelznak, North Highland
Tue 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Another First in Michigan: Coordinating Care by Integrating Behavioral and Physical Health Data (5-03) Paul Brannan, Alabama
Tue 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Enhanced Funding (1-CMS) Christine Gerhardt, CMS
Tue 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where am I? Leveraging Data Management and Identity Analytics to Find and Impact Your Medicaid Population Presented by LexisNexis
Tue 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Notices, Enrollments and Forms- Oh My! Presented by Adobe
Tue 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM Introducing the New NMEH – The National Medicaid Enterprise Hub: Sharing Solutions to Common Challenges
Tue 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Flexible Contracting and Contracting Best Practices (1-11) Ed Daranyi, BerryDunn
Tue 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM New Era Forcing CMS to Require States Continuous Monitoring of Medicaid Systems Privacy and Security Controls (3-01) Jerry Miller, Accenture
Tue 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Improving Patient Care and Vendor Compliance through MCO Transparency and Data Analytics (4-05) Tia Tinney, Kentucky
Tue 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Provider Management in a Managed Care Environment: Using Data Integration and Enhanced System Functions to Increase Network Management and Support Provider Self-service (5-07.2) Cele Bryan, Engagepoint
Tue 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM MITA Modularity, Reuse, Shared Services and the MMIS of the Future (3-CMS.3) Jim Gorman, CMS
Tue 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Converging Trends: Shifts in Healthcare and Information Technology Align to Support Industry Transformation Presented by HP Enterprise Services
Tue 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Modular Medicaid Enrollment: From Dream to Reality Presented by Connecture
Tue 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Point-Counter-Point: A 60 Minute Approach to a Mature RFP Development Model (1-13) Joseph Liscinsky, Vermont
Tue 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Procurement, Certification, and Incentives in a Post-ACA Regulatory Environment (3-03) Martin Jensen, Cognosante
Tue 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Leveraging EDI and Data to Improve Administrative Efficiency and Health Outcomes (4-06) Ruth Vineyard, Nebraska
Tue 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Real-time eligibility verification - Getting the right information at the right time (5-08) Suzanne Brennan, Colorado
Tue 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Funding Policy and Public IT Procurement…Do We Have It Right? (5-CMS.2) Jessica Kahn, CMS
Tue 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Trading Platform Evolution – An Infrastructure for Mandates and Value-based Care Presented by Edifecs
Tue 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Agile Development in a Regulated Environment Presented by SLI Global Solutions
Wed 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Project Recovery: Can I Make Up Lost Schedule? (1-04) Dennis Elliot, Tennessee
Wed 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Building A Flexible Healthcare Solution Framework:  A Case Study in T-MSIS (3-08) Joe Graves, Texas
Wed 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Enabling Transformation through All Payer Claims Databases (APCDs) (4-04) Rose Svitak, Minnesota
Wed 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Marrying Your MMIS and Your HIE (5-09) Jacqueline Koffi, Georgia
Wed 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Building your Medicaid Enterprise IT Investment: MITA 3.0 State Self-Assessments (SS-A) and MITA Compliance (3-CMS.2) Deanna Green, CMS