COVID-19 Virtual Clinical Summit: Community Health Plans At A Turning Point In The COVID-19 Pandemic

February 18, 2021

ACHP is hosting its COVID-19 Virtual Clinical Summit online on February 18, 2021. This half-day clinical summit will focus on implications of the new chapter in the COVID-19 pandemic with sessions focused on policy, operations, and health equity considerations. With a focus on shared learning, presenters will discuss opportunities to advance care in response. 

Target Audience

Participants include ACHP Behavioral Health Leaders, Clinical Executives, Medical Directors, Pharmacy Directors and Quality Leaders from ACHP member plans.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of the meeting participants will be able to: 
•    Provide timely information regarding the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on health plan operations 
•    Share learnings about vaccine distribution, therapeutics, and testing leading to informed decision making
•    Understand the current political environment and implications on practice

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 3.50 ACPE Pharmacy
    The UPMC Center for Continuing Education in the Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a Provider of continuing pharmacy education.
  • 3.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 3.50 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 3.50 Attendance
Course opens: 
02/09/2021
Course expires: 
06/30/2021
Event starts: 
02/18/2021 - 11:00am
Event ends: 
02/18/2021 - 3:10pm
Cost:
$1.00
Live Virtual Conference

Faculty Listing

Matt Kazan, MPP
Principal
Avalere
Washington, DC

George Isham, MD
Senior Advisor
Alliance of Community Health Plans
Washington, DC

Patrick Courneya, MD
Chief Health Plan Medical Director
Health Partners, Inc.
Bloomington, MN 

April Vogelsang, RN, MS
SVP, Chief Clinical Integration Officer
Health Alliance
Champaign, IL

Gray Clarke, MD
Senior Medical Director, Government Programs
Presbyterian Health Plan
Albuquerque, New Mexico

Ceci Connolly
President/CEO
Alliance of Community Health Plans
Washington, DC

Michael Osterholm, PhD, MPH
Director, Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Charles Bloom, DO, FACOEP
SVP, Chief Medical Officer
Health Alliance Plan
Detroit, MI

Cara James, PhD
President and CEO
Grantmakers in Health
Washington, DC

Trenor Williams, MD
Chief Executive Officer
Socially Determined 
Washington, DC

Eva Powell, MSW
Associate Director, Clinical Innovation
Alliance of Community Health Plans
Washington, DC

Connie Hwang, MD, MPH
CMO & Director, Clinical Innovation
Alliance of Community Health Plans
Washington, DC

Ginger Pilgrim
Principal
PwC
New York, NY

Rick Judy
Partner
PwC
New York, NY

Stephen Perkins, MD
Chief Medical Officer, Commercial and Medicare Services
UPMC Health Plan
Pittsburgh, PA

 

Faculty Disclosure
All individuals in a position to control the content of this education activity including members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, and/or content reviewers have disclosed all relevant financial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used on, or consumed by, patients.

The following relevant financial relationships were disclosed:
Trenor Williams, MD consultant: Socially Determined (I am the CEO)

No other planners, members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, content reviewers and/or anyone else in a position to control the content of this education activity has relevant financial relationships to disclose.

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the University of Pittsburgh and the Alliance of Community Health Plans. The University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physician (CME)
The University of Pittsburgh designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nursing (CNE)
The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 3.5 contact hours.

Pharmacy (CPE)
This knowledge-based activity provides 3.5 contact hours of continuing pharmacy education credit.  

Other Healthcare Professionals
Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.

Available Credit

  • 3.50 ACPE Pharmacy
    The UPMC Center for Continuing Education in the Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a Provider of continuing pharmacy education.
  • 3.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 3.50 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 3.50 Attendance

Price

Cost:
$1.00
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Questions regarding registration or for links to the sessions please contact Julie Balter Email: jbalter@achp.org Phone: 202-524-7789