MHPA 2021 Annual Conference

Don’t miss your opportunity to learn the latest policy, operational and technology developments in Medicaid at this year’s Medicaid Health Plans of America (MHPA) Conference.

Connect and learn with us as we participate in discussions surrounding changes to state Medicaid programs amidst the ongoing pandemic and explore opportunities to improve care in underserved communities. We hope to see you there.

Thursday, September 23

8:30 – 9:45 a.m. Opening General Session

Speaker: Senate Finance Committee Chair Senator Ron Wyden
MC: Catherine Anderson, Senior Vice President, Policy & Strategy 
Sponsored by UnitedHealthcare

Join our leaders at the following panel sessions:

Future of Home & Community Based Service: Federal & State Policy Innovations
10:15 – 11:15 a.m., September 23

Featuring Charles Wayland, Chief Executive Officer, New Jersey;
moderated by Michelle Martin, Senior Policy Director, Long-Term Services and Supports

A Challenging Time for Children’s Mental Health
2:30 – 3:30 p.m., September 23

Featuring Dr. Arethusa Stevens Kirk, National Senior Medical Director;
Nicole Truhe, Senior Director of Policy, Medicaid

Want to read ahead? Here is a blog by Dr. Kirk & Nicole Truhe that they'll be discussing in their session.

Planning for a Post-Pandemic Medicaid Program
4 – 5 p.m., September 23

Featuring Tameeka Smith, Chief Executive Officer, Virginia

Friday, September 24

Coverage Cliff on the Horizon? Carefully Considering Redeterminations and Competing Interests
10:15 – 11:15 a.m., September 24

Featuring Stephanie Wilkinson, Director of Policy, Community Integration

Wednesday, September 22 sessions and events open exclusively to board members.

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