FIERCE HEALTH PAYER VIRTUAL SERIES

Medicare Advantage's Evolution:
A look at the latest in supplemental benefits,
high-tech solutions, and star ratings

     Free Virtual Event

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The Medicare Advantage program is expected to be used by 42% of Medicare beneficiaries by 2028. But what does the future hold for this popular program? Speakers will give insights into everything from how plans earn higher star ratings, what new supplemental benefits CMS could approve and what new innovations could emerge from plans.
 

Sept. 21

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 21 
 

11:00AM EST
Fireside Chat
 

11:20AM EST
Fireside Chat

Sept. 22

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 22 
 

11:00AM EST
The wild world of MA supplemental benefits
 

 

Sept.23

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 23 
 

11:00AM EST
Secrets to the star ratings: How top-performing MA plans secured scores
 

 

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AGENDA
Monday, September 21

11:00AM
Fireside Chat

The Medicare Advantage program is expected to be used by 42% of Medicare beneficiaries by 2028. But what does the future hold for this popular program? Hear from Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Administrator Seema Verma on where MA has been and where it is going.

 

Matt

Opening Remarks

Matt Parker

VP, Product

HealthSparq

 

HealthSparQ

Sponsored By

 

 

Tina

Moderator

Tina Reed

Executive Editor

Fierce Healthcare

 

Seema

Seema Verma

Administrator

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

 

11:20AM
Fireside Chat

MA Seniors are especially vulnerable to COVID-19. Hear from Humana's CMO on how the insurer is using population health to keep Medicare Advantage members safe while ensuring their needs are met amid the pandemic.

Paige

Moderator

Paige Minemyer

Senior Editor

Fierce Healthcare

 

Will

William Shrank, M.D.,

Chief Medical & Corporate Affairs Officer

Humana

 


Tuesday, September 22

11:00AM
The Wild World of MA Supplemental Benefits

 

MA benefits can range from nutrition visits to carpet cleaning. In this session, we’ll examine the bounds of this program, including:

 

  • What the feds say you can and can't do
  • How Health plans are really stretching the definition of benefits
  • When things backfire - how to ensure members are using benefits appropriately
Paige

Moderator

Paige Minemyer

Senior Editor

Fierce Healthcare

 

Megan

Megan Callahan

VP of Healthcare

Lyft

 

Martin

Martin Esquivel

Vice President, Medicare Product Management

Anthem, Inc

 

Andrew

Andrew Parker

Founder & CEO

Papa

 

Andrw

Andrew Renda, MD, MPH

Associate Vice President, Bold Goal and Population Health Strategy, Office of Health Affairs and Advocacy

Humana

 


Wednesday, September 23

11:00AM
Secrets to the Star Ratings: How Top-Performing MA Plans Secured Scores

 

The Trump administration says that most Medicare Advantage beneficiaries enroll in a plan that has at least four stars on the MA plan finder ratings system. With such a significant potential impact, we’ll examine:

 

  • How to use a holistic approach to getting to 5 stars
  • How to effectively communicate with plan holders on what to improve upon
  • How a focus on prevention and care coordination can inch up star ratings
Josh

Opening Remarks

Josh Hetler

Executive Vice President of Sales & Marketing

DataLink Software

 

Datalink

Sponsored By

 

Robert

Moderator

Robert King

Reporter

Fierce Healthcare

 

Romilla

 

Romilla Batra

Chief Medical Officer

SCAN Health Plan

 

Tom

 

Tom Kornfield

Senior Consultant

Avalere