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14th Annual Medicaid Rebates

Clarity on the Impact of Reform, Analysis of Changing GP Mechanisms and Strategies for Compliant Reporting to CMS

May 16-18, 2012
  • Lake Buena Vista, Florida

Agenda

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Wednesday May 16, 2012
1:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Pre-Conference Seminar • Government Pricing 101 and CMS Reporting — Boot Camp

Rick Zimmerer
Partner
KPMG
Greg Wiefel
Manager
KPMG
William Lit
Manager
KPMG
Andy Parks
Manager
KPMG
Lynn Buhl
Manager
KPMG
Jeremy Docken
Manager
KPMG

1:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Pre-Conference Seminar • Government Pricing 101 and CMS Reporting — Boot Camp

Rick Zimmerer
Partner
KPMG
Greg Wiefel
Manager
KPMG
William Lit
Manager
KPMG
Andy Parks
Manager
KPMG
Lynn Buhl
Manager
KPMG
Jeremy Docken
Manager
KPMG

1:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Pre-Conference Seminar • Government Pricing 101 and CMS Reporting — Boot Camp

Rick Zimmerer
Partner
KPMG
Greg Wiefel
Manager
KPMG
William Lit
Manager
KPMG
Andy Parks
Manager
KPMG
Lynn Buhl
Manager
KPMG
Jeremy Docken
Manager
KPMG

1:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Pre-Conference Seminar • Government Pricing 101 and CMS Reporting — Boot Camp

Rick Zimmerer
Partner
KPMG
Greg Wiefel
Manager
KPMG
William Lit
Manager
KPMG
Andy Parks
Manager
KPMG
Lynn Buhl
Manager
KPMG
Jeremy Docken
Manager
KPMG

1:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Pre-Conference Seminar • Government Pricing 101 and CMS Reporting — Boot Camp

Rick Zimmerer
Partner
KPMG
Greg Wiefel
Manager
KPMG
William Lit
Manager
KPMG
Andy Parks
Manager
KPMG
Lynn Buhl
Manager
KPMG
Jeremy Docken
Manager
KPMG

1:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Pre-Conference Seminar • Government Pricing 101 and CMS Reporting — Boot Camp

Rick Zimmerer
Partner
KPMG
Greg Wiefel
Manager
KPMG
William Lit
Manager
KPMG
Andy Parks
Manager
KPMG
Lynn Buhl
Manager
KPMG
Jeremy Docken
Manager
KPMG

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Networking, Wine & Cheese Reception


340B Contracting and Reconciliation Summit


Thursday May 17, 2012
7:30 am

Conference Registration


8:15 am

Chairman’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

Robert Inserra
Director, Medicaid Market and Rebate Management
Johnson & Johnson Health Care Systems, Inc.

8:30 am

Legislative Update Address • From ‘the Hill’ — Washington, New Legislation and Changing Policies Impacting Government Programs

Perry Knight
Senior Counsel
Johnson & Johnson

9:10 am

The Climate for Litigation and Investigations Impacting Government Contracting/Pricing

Joseph Metro
Partner
Reed Smith

10:00 am

Stay Current on CMS Policy Initiatives and Operational Updates Impacting the MDRP

Kim Howell
Deputy Division Director
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
Marge Watchorn
Technical Director
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
Meagan Khau
Technical Director
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
Wendy Tuttle
Health Insurance Specialist
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

10:00 am

Stay Current on CMS Policy Initiatives and Operational Updates Impacting the MDRP

Kim Howell
Deputy Division Director
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
Marge Watchorn
Technical Director
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
Meagan Khau
Technical Director
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
Wendy Tuttle
Health Insurance Specialist
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

10:00 am

Stay Current on CMS Policy Initiatives and Operational Updates Impacting the MDRP

Kim Howell
Deputy Division Director
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
Marge Watchorn
Technical Director
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
Meagan Khau
Technical Director
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
Wendy Tuttle
Health Insurance Specialist
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

10:00 am

Stay Current on CMS Policy Initiatives and Operational Updates Impacting the MDRP

Kim Howell
Deputy Division Director
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
Marge Watchorn
Technical Director
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
Meagan Khau
Technical Director
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
Wendy Tuttle
Health Insurance Specialist
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

11:00 pm

OIG Enforcement Address • OIG Recent Work Involving Prescription Drug Pricing and Payments

Dave Tawes
Director, Prescription Drug Pricing Evaluation, Department of Health & Human Services
Office of Inspector General (OIG)

11:20 am

Resources, Spending and Impact of Reform on State Medicaid

Linda Elam Ph.D., MPH
Deputy Director, Medicaid, Department of Health Care Finance
Government of the District of Columbia
Jerry Dubberly
Chief Medicaid Division
Georgia Department of Community Health
Justin Senior
Deputy Secretary of Medicaid
State of Florida
Vernon Smith
Principal
Health Management Associates

11:20 am

Resources, Spending and Impact of Reform on State Medicaid

Linda Elam Ph.D., MPH
Deputy Director, Medicaid, Department of Health Care Finance
Government of the District of Columbia
Jerry Dubberly
Chief Medicaid Division
Georgia Department of Community Health
Justin Senior
Deputy Secretary of Medicaid
State of Florida
Vernon Smith
Principal
Health Management Associates

11:20 am

Resources, Spending and Impact of Reform on State Medicaid

Linda Elam Ph.D., MPH
Deputy Director, Medicaid, Department of Health Care Finance
Government of the District of Columbia
Jerry Dubberly
Chief Medicaid Division
Georgia Department of Community Health
Justin Senior
Deputy Secretary of Medicaid
State of Florida
Vernon Smith
Principal
Health Management Associates

11:20 am

Resources, Spending and Impact of Reform on State Medicaid

Linda Elam Ph.D., MPH
Deputy Director, Medicaid, Department of Health Care Finance
Government of the District of Columbia
Jerry Dubberly
Chief Medicaid Division
Georgia Department of Community Health
Justin Senior
Deputy Secretary of Medicaid
State of Florida
Vernon Smith
Principal
Health Management Associates

12:20 pm

Luncheon


Technical MDRP Changes — Deep Dive Strategy Sessions


1:30 pm

Assess the Downstream Government Operational Impacts of Buying/Selling a Pharmaceutical Product

Tom Fuchs
Senior Principal, Managed Markets Services
IMS Health®

2:00 pm

Strategies for Reasonable AMP Calculations in Light of Changing Guidelines and Healthcare Reform

Chris Cobourn
Vice President of Regulatory Compliance
Compliance Implementation Services (CIS)

2:35 pm

Preparing and Understanding Industry Concerns in an Increasingly Changing Regulatory Environment

Clay Willis
Manager
Huron Consulting Group
Lori Greene
Manager
Huron Life Sciences
Mark Linver
Managing Director
Huron Consulting Group

2:35 pm

Preparing and Understanding Industry Concerns in an Increasingly Changing Regulatory Environment

Clay Willis
Manager
Huron Consulting Group
Lori Greene
Manager
Huron Life Sciences
Mark Linver
Managing Director
Huron Consulting Group

2:35 pm

Preparing and Understanding Industry Concerns in an Increasingly Changing Regulatory Environment

Clay Willis
Manager
Huron Consulting Group
Lori Greene
Manager
Huron Life Sciences
Mark Linver
Managing Director
Huron Consulting Group

3:10 pm

Networking and Refreshment Break


3:40 pm

Bona Fide Service Fees — Treatment and Clarifications

John D. Shakow
Partner, FDA & Life Sciences Practice
King & Spalding LLP

4:15 pm

Approaches and Techniques for Bundling

Rick Zimmerer
Partner
KPMG

4:50 pm

Evolution and Changes to Medicaid Reimbursement — FULs, MACs and NADAC

Miree Lee MS, MBA
Pricing and Contracts Consultant
M. Lee Consulting LLC

5:20 pm - 6:20 pm

Networking, Cocktail Reception Hosted by: CIS


Friday May 18, 2012

Choose from Two Morning Workshops


7:30 am

Continental Breakfast


8:30 am

Workshop Leader’s Welcome and Opening Remarks


8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Workshop A • Strategic Contracting — Discounts and Commercial Rebates Post Health Reform

Bharathram Lakshmivarahan
Manager; Advisory practice
PwC
Anthony S. Greco
Manager; Advisory Practice
PwC
Frank Prybeck
Director, Federal Government Pricing and Contracting
Celgene
Brent Gibbs
Vice President, Managed Markets
Millennium Laboratories

8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Workshop A • Strategic Contracting — Discounts and Commercial Rebates Post Health Reform

Bharathram Lakshmivarahan
Manager; Advisory practice
PwC
Anthony S. Greco
Manager; Advisory Practice
PwC
Frank Prybeck
Director, Federal Government Pricing and Contracting
Celgene
Brent Gibbs
Vice President, Managed Markets
Millennium Laboratories

8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Workshop A • Strategic Contracting — Discounts and Commercial Rebates Post Health Reform

Bharathram Lakshmivarahan
Manager; Advisory practice
PwC
Anthony S. Greco
Manager; Advisory Practice
PwC
Frank Prybeck
Director, Federal Government Pricing and Contracting
Celgene
Brent Gibbs
Vice President, Managed Markets
Millennium Laboratories

8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Workshop A • Strategic Contracting — Discounts and Commercial Rebates Post Health Reform

Bharathram Lakshmivarahan
Manager; Advisory practice
PwC
Anthony S. Greco
Manager; Advisory Practice
PwC
Frank Prybeck
Director, Federal Government Pricing and Contracting
Celgene
Brent Gibbs
Vice President, Managed Markets
Millennium Laboratories

8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Workshop B • Managed Medicaid Rebates and MCO Utilization

David Chan
Principal
Marina Consulting
Jim Conti
Senior Manager, Government Contracts and Compliance, Finance & IT – PCOR
Novo Nordisk Inc.
Renee Schmidt
Director, Pricing & Contracting
Horizon Pharma
Kathleen Dynan Black
Director, Government Strategy, CGC, Contract Strategy & Management
Pfizer Inc

8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Workshop B • Managed Medicaid Rebates and MCO Utilization

David Chan
Principal
Marina Consulting
Jim Conti
Senior Manager, Government Contracts and Compliance, Finance & IT – PCOR
Novo Nordisk Inc.
Renee Schmidt
Director, Pricing & Contracting
Horizon Pharma
Kathleen Dynan Black
Director, Government Strategy, CGC, Contract Strategy & Management
Pfizer Inc

8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Workshop B • Managed Medicaid Rebates and MCO Utilization

David Chan
Principal
Marina Consulting
Jim Conti
Senior Manager, Government Contracts and Compliance, Finance & IT – PCOR
Novo Nordisk Inc.
Renee Schmidt
Director, Pricing & Contracting
Horizon Pharma
Kathleen Dynan Black
Director, Government Strategy, CGC, Contract Strategy & Management
Pfizer Inc

8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Workshop B • Managed Medicaid Rebates and MCO Utilization

David Chan
Principal
Marina Consulting
Jim Conti
Senior Manager, Government Contracts and Compliance, Finance & IT – PCOR
Novo Nordisk Inc.
Renee Schmidt
Director, Pricing & Contracting
Horizon Pharma
Kathleen Dynan Black
Director, Government Strategy, CGC, Contract Strategy & Management
Pfizer Inc

12:00 pm

Close of Workshops and Luncheon


1:15 pm

Conference Plenary Sessions Reconvene with Chairperson’s Review of Day One and Aggregated Takeaways from Morning Workshops

Robert Inserra
Director, Medicaid Market and Rebate Management
Johnson & Johnson Health Care Systems, Inc.

1:30 pm

Making Sense of Government Programs — Assessing the Impact of Expanding Rebates, Discounts and Customer Behavior on Pre and Post Deal Contracting Strategy

Jesse Mendelsohn
Associate Director, Professional Services
Model N
Kris McGraw
Solutions Principal
Model N
Ron Sandhu
, Associate Director, Life Sciences Practice
HighPoint Solutions

1:30 pm

Making Sense of Government Programs — Assessing the Impact of Expanding Rebates, Discounts and Customer Behavior on Pre and Post Deal Contracting Strategy

Jesse Mendelsohn
Associate Director, Professional Services
Model N
Kris McGraw
Solutions Principal
Model N
Ron Sandhu
, Associate Director, Life Sciences Practice
HighPoint Solutions

1:30 pm

Making Sense of Government Programs — Assessing the Impact of Expanding Rebates, Discounts and Customer Behavior on Pre and Post Deal Contracting Strategy

Jesse Mendelsohn
Associate Director, Professional Services
Model N
Kris McGraw
Solutions Principal
Model N
Ron Sandhu
, Associate Director, Life Sciences Practice
HighPoint Solutions

2:15 pm

Panel Discussion • Generic Utilization Trends in Medicaid and Key Considerations for Maintaining Compliance

Miree Lee MS, MBA
Pricing and Contracts Consultant
M. Lee Consulting LLC
Paula Grist
Senior Director of Government Programs and Pricing Compliance
Wockhardt USA LLC
Lynn Leone
Director, Compliance and Price Reporting
Hospira
Dorothy Cruz
Manager, Medicaid and Government Pricing
Sandoz, Inc.
JoAnn Bute
Senior Manager, Government Pricing & Compliance
Amneal Pharmaceuticals

2:15 pm

Panel Discussion • Generic Utilization Trends in Medicaid and Key Considerations for Maintaining Compliance

Miree Lee MS, MBA
Pricing and Contracts Consultant
M. Lee Consulting LLC
Paula Grist
Senior Director of Government Programs and Pricing Compliance
Wockhardt USA LLC
Lynn Leone
Director, Compliance and Price Reporting
Hospira
Dorothy Cruz
Manager, Medicaid and Government Pricing
Sandoz, Inc.
JoAnn Bute
Senior Manager, Government Pricing & Compliance
Amneal Pharmaceuticals

2:15 pm

Panel Discussion • Generic Utilization Trends in Medicaid and Key Considerations for Maintaining Compliance

Miree Lee MS, MBA
Pricing and Contracts Consultant
M. Lee Consulting LLC
Paula Grist
Senior Director of Government Programs and Pricing Compliance
Wockhardt USA LLC
Lynn Leone
Director, Compliance and Price Reporting
Hospira
Dorothy Cruz
Manager, Medicaid and Government Pricing
Sandoz, Inc.
JoAnn Bute
Senior Manager, Government Pricing & Compliance
Amneal Pharmaceuticals

2:15 pm

Panel Discussion • Generic Utilization Trends in Medicaid and Key Considerations for Maintaining Compliance

Miree Lee MS, MBA
Pricing and Contracts Consultant
M. Lee Consulting LLC
Paula Grist
Senior Director of Government Programs and Pricing Compliance
Wockhardt USA LLC
Lynn Leone
Director, Compliance and Price Reporting
Hospira
Dorothy Cruz
Manager, Medicaid and Government Pricing
Sandoz, Inc.
JoAnn Bute
Senior Manager, Government Pricing & Compliance
Amneal Pharmaceuticals

2:15 pm

Panel Discussion • Generic Utilization Trends in Medicaid and Key Considerations for Maintaining Compliance

Miree Lee MS, MBA
Pricing and Contracts Consultant
M. Lee Consulting LLC
Paula Grist
Senior Director of Government Programs and Pricing Compliance
Wockhardt USA LLC
Lynn Leone
Director, Compliance and Price Reporting
Hospira
Dorothy Cruz
Manager, Medicaid and Government Pricing
Sandoz, Inc.
JoAnn Bute
Senior Manager, Government Pricing & Compliance
Amneal Pharmaceuticals

3:00 pm

Close of Conference


Agenda

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