Care Delivery of the Future: The Role of the Health Care Workforce

8:00 – 8:30 a.m. Registration and Light Breakfast

8:30 – 8:45 a.m. Welcome and Introductions

  • Sarah Dash, Alliance for Health Policy
  • Larry Kocot, KPMG
  • Glen Stream, Health Is Primary
  • Ascension

8:45 – 9:00 a.m. Emerging Health Workforce Issues in Times of System Transformation

  • Polly Pittman, George Washington University Workforce Institute

9:00 – 10:00 a.m. Delivery System Reform and Its Effect on the Health Care Workforce

  • Ann Greiner, Patient-Centered Primary Care Collaborative
  • Thomas Jenike, Novant Health
  • Robert McNellis, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
  • Julie Rovner (moderator), Kaiser Health News

10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. Break

10:15 – 11:00 a.m. The Behavioral Health Workforce

  • Peter Maramaldi, Simmons School of Social Work, Simmons College
  • Andrew Sperling, National Alliance on Mental Health
  • Mohini Venkatesh, National Council for Behavioral Health
  • Sarah Dash (moderator), Alliance for Health Policy

11:00 – 11:15 a.m. Using ECHO for Workforce Expansion: Scaling Up to Address the Opioid Epidemic

  • Miriam Komaromy, Project ECHO

11:15 – 12:00 p.m. Caring for an Aging Population

  • Thomas Edes, U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs
  • Clare Luz, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University
  • Joanne Lynn, Center for Elder Care and Advanced Illness, Altarum
  • Marcus Escobedo (moderator), The John A. Hartford Foundation