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DAY ONE | Tuesday, October, 24, 2017

7:30

Conference Registration

8:30

Chairman’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

Michael Evans
Associate Vice President, Clinical Strategy and Innovation
Geisinger Health System

Best Practices to Streamline
Electronic Prior Authorization Processes

8:45

Determine How to Leverage Patient Support Programs to Overcome Formulary Barriers, Help Patients Stay on Therapy and Drive Positive Physician Coverage Perception

Grant Huang
Director, Established Product Portfolio Marketing
Otsuka America Pharmaceuticals Inc.

9:30

Discuss How ePA Operates Within Specialty Pharmacies

Romil Patel
Director, Pharmacy Operations
Southside Specialty Pharmacy

10:15

Networking and Refreshment Break

10:45

Collaborating with Retail Pharmacies to Maximize Provider and Patient Benefit Transparency

Stacy Hopkins
Sr. Product Manager
RelayHealth Pharmacy Solution

Ray McFerren
Product Implementation Manager
CoverMyMeds

11:30

FIRESIDE CHAT Assess Solutions for Prior Authorization Pain Points

Janice Carpenter
Director, Product Management
AssistRx

Christopher Boneham
Executive Director, Managed Markets
Aralez Pharmaceuticals US Inc.

12:30

Networking Luncheon

Explore Current Challenges and Identify Solutions within Electronic Benefit Verification

1:45

CASE STUDY Benefit from Hearing Firsthand Insight on a Centralized ePA Process

Amanda Robinson
Patient Access Services Manager
Fairview Specialty Pharmacy

2:45

Best Practices in ePA Functionality Across an Integrated Delivery Network

Michael Evans
Associate Vice President, Clinical Strategy and Innovation
Geisinger Health System

3:30

Networking and Refreshment Break

4:00

Discuss How to Streamline Electronic Benefit Verifications and Prior Authorization Solutions into a Hub Model

Tom Doyle
Executive Vice President, Commercial Solutions
Triplefin

4:45

Improve Care Continuity, Reduce Provider Burdens and Improve Timely Decision-Making

Robert Bowman
Associate Director, Transactions
CAQH

5:30

Close of Day One

Networking, Wine and Cheese Reception immediately following the final session on day one

DAY TWO | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

7:45

Continental Breakfast

8:30

Chairman’s Review of Day One

Michael Evans
Associate Vice President, Clinical Strategy and Innovation
Geisinger Health System

Determine the Future of Electronic Benefit Verification Technology to Improve Care Continuity

8:45

Advances in Real-Time Benefit Check Technology — Two Year Update

Morgan Bojorquez
Director, HPS Clinical Integration & Implementation
Humana

Richard Cohan
President, Patient Innovations
DrFirst

9:45

Rx Efficiency, The Role of eBV, ePA, to Optimize Speed-to-Therapy in a Hyper Connected, AI-Enabled Specialty Pharmacy Network

Marc Duey
Founder & CEO
ProMetrics, Inc.

10:30

Networking and Refreshment Break

11:00

NCPDP Recent Update on Working Group Initiatives

John Klimek, RPh
Senior Vice President, Standards & IT
NCPDP

11:45

Networking Luncheon

1:00

ROUNDTABLE Discuss the Future of Medical eBV and the Current Impact on the Industry

John Klimek, RPh
Senior Vice President, Standards & IT
NCPDP

1:45

From Imagination to Innovation — Where Can We Get to in Five Years?

Laura Topor
President
Granada Health

2:30

Close of Conference

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DAY ONE | Tuesday, October, 24, 2017

7:30

Conference Registration

8:30

Chairman’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

Michael Evans
Associate Vice President, Clinical Strategy and Innovation
Geisinger Health System

Best Practices to Streamline
Electronic Prior Authorization Processes

8:45

Determine How to Leverage Patient Support Programs to Overcome Formulary Barriers, Help Patients Stay on Therapy and Drive Positive Physician Coverage Perception

Grant Huang
Director, Established Product Portfolio Marketing
Otsuka America Pharmaceuticals Inc.

9:30

Discuss How ePA Operates Within Specialty Pharmacies

Romil Patel
Director, Pharmacy Operations
Southside Specialty Pharmacy

10:15

Networking and Refreshment Break

10:45

Collaborating with Retail Pharmacies to Maximize Provider and Patient Benefit Transparency

Stacy Hopkins
Sr. Product Manager
RelayHealth Pharmacy Solution

Ray McFerren
Product Implementation Manager
CoverMyMeds

11:30

FIRESIDE CHAT Assess Solutions for Prior Authorization Pain Points

Janice Carpenter
Director, Product Management
AssistRx

Christopher Boneham
Executive Director, Managed Markets
Aralez Pharmaceuticals US Inc.

12:30

Networking Luncheon

Explore Current Challenges and Identify Solutions within Electronic Benefit Verification

1:45

CASE STUDY Benefit from Hearing Firsthand Insight on a Centralized ePA Process

Amanda Robinson
Patient Access Services Manager
Fairview Specialty Pharmacy

2:45

Best Practices in ePA Functionality Across an Integrated Delivery Network

Michael Evans
Associate Vice President, Clinical Strategy and Innovation
Geisinger Health System

3:30

Networking and Refreshment Break

4:00

Discuss How to Streamline Electronic Benefit Verifications and Prior Authorization Solutions into a Hub Model

Tom Doyle
Executive Vice President, Commercial Solutions
Triplefin

4:45

Improve Care Continuity, Reduce Provider Burdens and Improve Timely Decision-Making

Robert Bowman
Associate Director, Transactions
CAQH

5:30

Close of Day One

Networking, Wine and Cheese Reception immediately following the final session on day one

DAY TWO | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

7:45

Continental Breakfast

8:30

Chairman’s Review of Day One

Michael Evans
Associate Vice President, Clinical Strategy and Innovation
Geisinger Health System

Determine the Future of Electronic Benefit Verification Technology to Improve Care Continuity

8:45

Advances in Real-Time Benefit Check Technology — Two Year Update

Morgan Bojorquez
Director, HPS Clinical Integration & Implementation
Humana

Richard Cohan
President, Patient Innovations
DrFirst

9:45

Rx Efficiency, The Role of eBV, ePA, to Optimize Speed-to-Therapy in a Hyper Connected, AI-Enabled Specialty Pharmacy Network

Marc Duey
Founder & CEO
ProMetrics, Inc.

10:30

Networking and Refreshment Break

11:00

NCPDP Recent Update on Working Group Initiatives

John Klimek, RPh
Senior Vice President, Standards & IT
NCPDP

11:45

Networking Luncheon

1:00

ROUNDTABLE Discuss the Future of Medical eBV and the Current Impact on the Industry

John Klimek, RPh
Senior Vice President, Standards & IT
NCPDP

1:45

From Imagination to Innovation — Where Can We Get to in Five Years?

Laura Topor
President
Granada Health

2:30

Close of Conference