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Monday, October 22

9:00 am - 3:30 pm

The OPEN MINDS Consumer Engagement Technologies Summit

  • Deb Adler, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
  • Amy McDaniel, MSW, Director of Business & Services Development, Centerstone
  • Bruce L. Bird, Ph.D., President & Chief Executive Officer, Vinfen
  • David Benavidez, M.D., Fellow, AltaPointe Health
  • Janelle Wesloh, LADC, MBA, Vice President of Clinical Excellence, Innovation and Recovery Management, Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation
  • Michelle A. Blackmore, Ph.D., Project Director, Montefiore Medical Center
  • Roberta Montemayor, Director for Telehealth, Optum Behavioral Health
  • Wayne Easterwood, Chief Administrative Officer, Centerstone
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

How To Find The Right Electronic Health Record: The OPEN MINDS Seminar On Best Practices In EHR Selection & Contracting

  • Joseph P. Naughton-Travers, EdM, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
  • Wyatt Delaney, MAIOP, Senior Consultant, OPEN MINDS

Tuesday, October 23

7:30 am - 8:30 am

Networking Breakfast & Registration

8:30 am - 9:00 am

Welcome & Announcement Of Results From The 2018 OPEN MINDS Technology & Innovation Survey

  • Monica E. Oss, Chief Executive Officer, OPEN MINDS
9:00 am - 10:00 am

Advancements In Telemedicine & The Future Of Service Delivery: Innovation Health's Plan For Technology Integration

  • Sunil Budhrani, M.D., MPH, MBA, Chief Medical Officer & Chief Medical Informatics Officer, Innovation Health
10:15 am - 11:30 am

Thought Leader Discussion Session With Sunil Budhrani, M.D., MPH, MBA, Chief Medical Officer & Chief Medical Informatics Officer, Innovation Health

  • Sunil Budhrani, M.D., MPH, MBA, Chief Medical Officer & Chief Medical Informatics Officer, Innovation Health
  • Monica E. Oss, Chief Executive Officer, OPEN MINDS


The Systematic Approach To Integrated Health Care: The Data You Need To Make Primary/Behavioral Health Integration A Success

  • Joseph P. Naughton-Travers, EdM, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
  • Christy Dye, Chief Executive Officer & President, Partners in Recovery
  • Bill Maroon, Organizational Development Specialist, Business Development Team, Resources for Human Development (RHD)
  • Emily Nichols, MPH, Director of Operations, Resources for Human Development (RHD)/Family Practice Counseling Network


A Progressive Approach to User Adoption: Transitioning From Paper To Digital In An I/DD Setting

  • Matthew Chamberlain, Chief Operating Officer, Welligent
  • Kendra Ellis, Executive Director, Embassy Management
  • Michael M. Hailye, Chief Information Officer, Embassy Management
10:15 am - 11:00 am

The Valant EHR: An Intuitive Platform

  • Colin Flynn, Director, Business Development, Valant
  • KateAshley Clarke, Sales Product Specialist, Valant
11:45 am - 1:00 pm

Are Your Financial Systems Ready For Value-Based Reimbursement? Managing Risk, Data Modeling & Financial Projections For VBR Success

  • Ken Carr, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
  • David E. Wawrzynek, MBA, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS


A Guide To Building A Sustainable Telehealth Program: From Billing & Scheduling To Staffing & Training

  • David Young, MBA, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
  • Jeffrey Steigman, Psy.D., Chief Administrative Officer, Family Service League
  • Krista Lewis, MHR, LPC, Chief Program Officer, Medical & Crisis Services, Family & Children's Services, Inc.


Consumer Engagement: Driving The Value In Value-Based Care With Real-World Case Studies

  • Rini Gahir, BSc Actuarial Science, MBA, Chief Business Development Officer, Mozzaz
11:45 am - 12:30 pm

Staffing Strategies For Today’s Workforce: An Inside Look At OnShift

  • Andrew Mayo, Director of Sales, Onshift
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Lunch On Your Own



How Your EHR & IT Systems Can Optimize A Merger, Sale, Or Acquisition

  • Matthew M. Dorman, Co-Founder & CEO, Credible Behavioral Health Software


Leveraging The Power Of Technology To Support Mental Health Treatment: The MITRAM Approach To Getting the Right Data to the Right People

  • Roland Larkin, NP, Ph.D., MBA, Medical Science Liaison, Otsuka Neuroscience
  • Srikanth Gottipati, Ph.D., M.Phil, Associate Director, Think Team, Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development and Commercialization, Inc.
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Small Scale Technology Planning & Budgeting: A Roundtable Discussion For Organizations Under $25M

  • Sharon Hicks, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
2:30 pm - 3:45 pm

Mapping Performance To Manage Value: The Clinical Data You Need To Manage The Risk Of Value-Based Reimbursement

  • Joseph P. Naughton-Travers, EdM, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
  • Luke Crabtree, J.D., MBA, Chief Executive Officer, Project Transition
  • Jason Turi, MPH, RN, Vice President of Population Health, Centerstone


The Digital Substitution Effect: A Guide To Supporting Consumers In The Community Through Technology

  • Ken Carr, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
  • Bruce L. Bird, Ph.D., President & Chief Executive Officer, Vinfen
  • Gina Armitage, MS, LPC, Director of Quality and Compliance, Comprehensive Mental Health Services, Inc.


Exploring New Business Models In Digital Healthcare: A Strategic Planning Guide For The C-Suite

  • Ravi Ganesan, President & CEO, Core Solutions, Inc.
2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

Using Technology To Improve Your Client Outcomes

  • James Faw, Vice President of Product & Innovation & Founding Partner, Sparkrock
  • Shameil Dawood, Senior Solutions Consultant, Sparkrock
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Building An Infrastructure For Integrated Care: A Town Hall Discussion On Interoperability, Technology, & Innovation

  • Monica E. Oss, Chief Executive Officer, OPEN MINDS
  • AJ Peterson, Vice President, Interoperability, Netsmart
  • Brandon Ward, Psy.D., Director of Enterprise Applications, Mental Health Center of Denver
  • Katy Beveridge, Vice President of Operations, LifeWorks NW
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Networking Reception In The Exhibit Hall

Wednesday, October 24

8:00 am - 9:00 am

Executive Networking Breakfast In The Institute Exhibit Hall

9:00 am - 10:00 am

Building Successful Partnerships With Health Plans: An Insider's Guide To Payer Relationships

  • Michael Golinkoff Ph.D., MBA, Senior Vice President, Innovation Advisor, AmeriHealth Caritas
10:15 am - 11:30 am

Thought Leader Discussion Session With Michael Golinkoff Ph.D., MBA, Senior Vice President, Innovation Advisor, AmeriHealth Caritas

  • Michael Golinkoff Ph.D., MBA, Senior Vice President, Innovation Advisor, AmeriHealth Caritas
  • Sharon Hicks, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS


Technology Solutions For Value Based Care: How To Make The Best Decisions Relative To Your Market & Business Positioning

  • Kevin McDonnell, Senior Director, Enterprise Account Management - Population Health and Healthcare Analytics, Relias
  • Laurie Nelson, Group Product Manager for Analytics, Relias
  • Mike Garrett, Chief Executive Officer, Horizons Mental Health Center


What Do We Mean By "Value"? A Discussion Session On Defining, Measuring & Reporting Value

  • Joseph P. Naughton-Travers, EdM, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
  • Angie Costello, Assistant Vice President, Value-Based Payment Products, Beacon Health Options
  • Matt Miller, Senior Vice President, Public Sector, Magellan Healthcare
  • Zoe Webb, Network and Contract Director, Cigna Behavioral Health-Northeast Region
11:30 am - 12:00 pm

Refreshments, Networking, & Raffle Prize Drawing

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Technology & The Future Behavioral Health Service Delivery Landscape

  • Monica E. Oss, Chief Executive Officer, OPEN MINDS
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

How To Make The Right Tech Investments For Your Organization: An OPEN MINDS Executive Seminar On Technology Budgeting & Planning

  • Ken Carr, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS