Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 22, 2013
Atlantic Information Services, Inc. (AIS) is pleased to announce the speakers for its upcoming Sept. 18 virtual conference, “Countdown to Exchanges: Last-Minute Preparations for the New Marketplaces.” Two weeks before the Oct. 1 start of the open-enrollment period for health insurance exchanges, some of the nation’s most knowledgeable exchange experts, including current and former government officials and state insurance exchange directors, health plan executives and consultants, will provide health plans, third-party administrators, vendors and insurance brokers practical training and advice on the implementation of exchanges.
The sessions and panelists are:
- Open Enrollment, Day 1: Which Features of Exchanges Should Work, Which Are Likely to Fail, and What You Should Do About It, featuring Joel Ario, managing director with Manatt Health Solutions and former head of CMS’s Office of Health Insurance Exchanges; Chris Condeluci, Of Counsel at the law firm Venable LLP in Washington, D.C.; Jon Kingsdale, Ph.D., director with Wakely Consulting Group Inc. and former executive director of the Massachusetts Commonwealth Health Insurance Connector Authority; and Rebecca Pearce, executive director of the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange.
- What Impact Are CO-OPs and Medicaid Managed Care Firms Expected to Have in the New Marketplaces … and What Can You Learn From Them?, featuring Kamran Hashim, associate vice president of strategy, policy and implementation for health insurance exchanges for Molina Healthcare, Inc.; Jan Vanriper, Ph.D., executive director and CEO of the National Association of State Health CO-OPs; and Courtney White, principal consulting actuary at Milliman.
- Last-Minute Preparations for Customer Service Centers: Why the Training of Call Center Reps Could Be the Key to the Future of Exchanges, featuring experienced executives from the Health Services segment at MAXIMUS, which operates public health insurance programs in 21 states and the District of Columbia.
- How to Thrive in Exchanges This Fall and Get a Jump-Start on the Year Ahead, featuring Catherine Murphy-Barron, Victoria Boyarsky, and Hans Leida, Ph.D. — all experienced consultants from Milliman.
AIS’s virtual conference allows participants to attend a live conference without having to travel to a meeting site. Plus, the registration fee includes a free On-Demand recording of each session, so any agenda items can be reviewed at a later time.
For more information, including a full agenda and speaker biographies, visit http://aishealth.com/countdown .
Atlantic Information Services, Inc. (AIS) is a publishing and information company that has been serving the health care industry for more than 25 years. It develops highly targeted news, data and strategic information for managers in hospitals, health plans, medical group practices, pharmaceutical companies and other health care organizations. AIS products include print and electronic newsletters, websites, looseleafs, books, strategic reports, databases, webinars and conferences. Learn more at http://AISHealth.com.