Schedule

The Telemedicine &Telehealth Service Provider Showcase
is a two-full-day national convention Tuesday and Wednesday, June 21-22, 2016.

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Please note: Any events not listed on this schedule are neither part of, nor sanctioned by, SPS 2016.

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Tuesday, June 21, 2016

7:00 am - 6:00 pm
SPS Registration and Information Desk Open
8:00 - 8:15 Welcome
Elizabeth A. Krupinski, PhD, FSPIE, FSIIM, FATA, Co-Director, Southwest Telehealth Resource Center, Tucson, AZ
Dale C. Alverson, MD, FATA, FAAP, Medical Director, Center for Telehealth and Cybermedicine Research, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM
8:15 – 8:55 Keynote: Remote Monitoring Partnerships: Opportunities and Barriers
James R. Mault, MD, FACS, Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Qualcomm Life, San Diego, CA
Atul Singh, MS, Director, Business Operations and Innovation, Digital Health, Walgreens, Deerfield, IL 

MORNING MODULE: TELEHEALTH WINNERS: STRATEGIES THAT WORK

  SECTION MODERATOR: Jeffrey R. Lisse, MD
Medical Director Emeritus, Arizona Telemedicine Program, Tucson, AZ
8:55 – 9:25 "Hospitals Without Borders": The Command Center Model of Telemedicine
Randall S. Moore, MD, MBA, President, Mercy Virtual, Chesterfield, MO
9:25 9:50 Meet the Service Providers Lightning Rounds #1
Dale Alverson & Elizabeth Krupinski with vendor partners
9:50 – 10:20 Coffee Break & Visit Exhibitors
10:20 – 11:20 Panel:  How Rural Hospitals are Leveraging Telemedicine to Survive the Closure Crisis
James J. Dickson, BA, MBA, Chief Executive Officer/Administrator, Copper Queen Community Hospital, Bisbee, AZ
Raymond T. Hino, MPA, President and Chief Executive Officer, Sonoma West Medical Center, Sebastopol, CA
Mary Ellen Pratt, Chief Executive Officer, St. James Parish Hospital, Lutcher, LA
11:20 – 11:50 Improving Statewide Health Through a Central Telemedicine Program
Kristi Henderson, DNP, Vice President for Telehealth & Innovation, Seton Healthcare Family, Austin, TX
11:50 – 1:05 Lunch (Expo Hall) sponsored by RealTime Clinic

AFTERNOON MODULE: SUCCEEDING AS A SERVICE PROVIDER

  SECTION MODERATOR: Mark M. Tomaino, MBA, JD, Senior Industry Executive, Welsh, Carson, Andersen & Stowe, New York, NY
1:05 – 1:35 Starting a Telehealth Service Provider Business
Steven Lee, OD, Co-Founder / Chief Science Officer, Opternative, Chicago, IL
1:35 – 2:05 Growing into Partnership: From Startup to Acquisition
Samir Malik, MBA, Senior Vice President/General Manager, Genoa Telepsychiatry, New York, NY
2:05 – 2:30 Meet the Service Providers Lightning Rounds #2
Dale Alverson & Elizabeth Krupinski with vendor partners
2:30 – 3:00 Coffee Break & Visit Exhibitors
  SECTION MODERATOR: Alexis Gilroy, JD, Partner, Jones Day
3:00 – 3:30 Expanding Telehealth Services to the Employer Market
Ian Tong, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Doctor On Demand, Palo Alto, CA
3:30 – 4:30 Roundtable: Thriving in Today's Telemedicine Market
Richard S. Bakalar, MD, Managing Director, Advisory Services in Healthcare Solutions, Specialist in Virtual Care (Telehealth and Telemedicine), Global Center of Excellence for Health, KPMG, LLP, Denver, CO
Grant Chamberlain, Managing Director, Healthcare Investment Banking, Ziegler, Chicago, IL
Mark M. Tomaino, MBA, JD, Senior Industry Executive, Welsh, Carson, Andersen & Stowe, New York, NY
4:30 – 6:00 Networking Reception (Expo Hall) sponsored by GlobalMed

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

7:00 am - 3:10 pm SPS Registration and Information Desk Open
8:00 - 8:05 Day 2 Kickoff
Elizabeth A. Krupinski, PhD, FSPIE, FSIIM, FATA, Co-Director, Southwest Telehealth Resource Center, Tucson, AZ
Dale C. Alverson, MD, FATA, FAAP, Medical Director, Center for Telehealth and Cybermedicine Research, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM
8:05 - 8:15 Lifetime Achievement Award Presentation: Jonathan Linkous
8:15 – 8:45 Keynote: An Accreditation Process for Direct-to-Consumer Telehealth Providers
Jonathan Linkous, Chief Executive Officer, American Telemedicine Association, Washington, DC

MORNING MODULE: FINDING THE PERFECT PARTNER AND NEGOTIATING THE HURDLES

  SECTION MODERATOR: Jonathan Linkous, Chief Executive Officer, American Telemedicine Association
8:45 – 9:45 Panel: Safe, Secure and Accepted--Telehealth Legal and Policy Considerations
Alexis Gilroy, JD, Partner, Jones Day, Washington, DC
Mario Gutierrez, MPH,
Executive Director, Center for Connected Health Policy, Sacramento, CA
Kofi Jones, Vice President of Government Affairs, American Well, Boston, MA
9:45 – 10:05 Meet the Service Providers Lightning Rounds #3
Dale Alverson & Elizabeth Krupinski with vendor partners
10:05 – 10:35 Coffee break and visit exhibitors
  SECTION MODERATOR: Richard S. Bakalar, MD
Managing Director, Advisory Services in Healthcare Solutions, Specialist in Virtual Care (Telehealth and Telemedicine), Global Center of Excellence for Health, KPMG, LLP, Denver, CO
10:35 – 11:05 Federal Policy Impacts on Healthcare Workforce Disparities
Daniel Derksen, MD, Professor and Walter H. Pearce Endowed Chair, Community, Environment & Policy Department; Director, Arizona Center for Rural Health, The University of Arizona Mel & Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, Tucson, AZ
11:05 – 11:35 Telehealth Coverage and Parity Laws: Trends, Challenges and Opportunities
Nathaniel Lacktman, JD, Partner, Foley & Lardner, LLP, Tampa, FL
11:3512:05 The Partnering Process: Perspectives from Both Sides
Irene Krokos, MD, Senior Medical Director, Molina Healthcare, Inc., Herndon, VA
Leigh Ann Ruggles, Executive Vice President, Sales and Client Success, MDLIVE, Inc., Baltimore, MD
12:05 – 1:20 Lunch (Expo Hall)
12:50 – 1:20 Poster Presentations (Expo Hall)

AFTERNOON MODULE: SUCCESSFULLY INTEGRATING SERVICE PROVIDERS INTO ORGANIZATIONS

  SECTION MODERATOR: Dale C. Alverson, MD, FATA, FAAP
Medical Director, Center for Telehealth and Cybermedicine Research, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM

1:20 – 1:50 Integrating Mental Health into Primary Care
Barb Johnston, MSN, MLM, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder, HealthLinkNow, Sacramento, CA
1:50 – 2:20 Letting People in from the Outside: Enabling Onsite and Offsite Providers to Work Together Effectively
Gigi Sorenson, RN, MSN, System Director of Telehealth & Community Connected Care, Northern Arizona Healthcare, Flagstaff, AZ
2:20 – 2:50 Coffee break and visit exhibitors
  SECTION MODERATOR: Elizabeth A. Krupinski, PhD, FSPIE, FSIIM, FATA
Co-Director, Southwest Telehealth Resource Center, Tucson, AZ

2:50 – 3:20 Selling Telemedicine to Your Organization: Best Practices for Clinical Adoption and Measuring Quality
Alan Pitt, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Avizia and Professor of Neuroradiology, Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, AZ
3:20 – 4:20 Roundtable: Integration Tips and Best Practices from the Pros
B. Tilman Jolly, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Specialists On Call, Reston, VA
Isabelle C. Kopec, MD, Vice President, Medical Affairs, Advanced ICU Care, St. Louis, MO

Tarik Shaheen, MD, Chief Executive Officer, Iris Telehealth, Charlottesville, VA
4:20 – 4:45 Looking Forward
Jay H. Sanders, MD, FACP, FACAAI, FATA, President and Chief Executive Officer, The Global Telemedicine Group, McLean, VA
Ronald S. Weinstein, MD, FCAP, FATA,
Director, Arizona Telemedicine Program, Tucson, AZ

The registration and information desk will be open 7:00 am to 6:00 pm Tuesday and 7:00 am to 3:10 pm Wednesday.

SPS includes Expo Hall lunches on Tuesday and Wednesday and a networking reception Tuesday evening.