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Agenda:

 

PRE-CONFERENCE:  Tuesday, May 16

7:30-8:45

Registration & Breakfast

 

Provider-led Managed Care – What do we NOT know?

8:45-9:45

Arkansas Organized Care Model - DHS/DDS:  Dennis Smith

9:45-10:45

10:45-11:00

BREAK & VENDORS

11:00-12:00

Arkansas Provider Led Coalition Report: David Ivers

12:00-1:15

Lunch

1:15-2:15

Arkansas Provider Led Coalition Panel Discussion

2:15-2:30

BREAK & VENDORS

2:30-4:30

Managing Your Own Future: Charlie Hooker

 

 

ANNUAL MEETING: Tuesday, May 16

 

4:30-6:30

DDPA Annual Meeting

 

CONFERENCE:  Wednesday, May 17

7:45-8:30

BREAKFAST & VENDORS

8:30-8:45

Welcome & Introductions

Joey Astin

8:45-9:45

Managing Your Own Future: Charlie Hooker

9:45-10:30

Forecast for Healthcare Reform Changes: Greg Hatcher

10:30-11:00

Break  with Vendors

 

Adult Track

Children

ADMIN/HR

11:00-12:00

Provider Assessments:

Shelley Lee

FUNctional Fitness; Special Olympics Young Athletes:

 Camie Powell

Transportation Updates: Greg Nation

12:00-1:15

Lunch

1:15-2:15

Discover - How many ways can you find a path to competitive employment:  Process & Definition

Nancy Gurney

Powerful Interactions:

Ronda Best

Preventing Abuse Against Adults with Disabilities

 Laura Hardin

2:15-2:30

Break

2:30-4:00

Discovery - How many ways can you find a pth to competitive employment?  Practical Application

Nancy Gurney

Prior Authorization & 3rd Party Screening:

Panel Discussion

Using Data for Quality Assurance & Meaningful Outcomes: Jason Laws & Nathan Sammons

4:30-5:30

Vendor  Recognition

 

CONFERENCE:   Thursday, May 18th

 

Breakfast

8:30-10:00

Compliance:

Bart Dickinson

10:00-10:15

Break

10:15-11:15

DDS Updates

Melissa Stone

11:15-12:15

Panel Discussion

Mike McCreight

David Ivers

Marvin Parks

Leo Hauser