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Addressing Key Challenges to Managing
Long-Term Services & Supports (LTSS)

  • July 16, 2021
  • 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM ET
  • Online
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Challenges to managing the LTSS population span a wide range of issues. This webinar will include a panel of industry leaders who will discuss key challenges and share best practices and regulations to help shape and influence solutions to drive better care and outcomes for the LTSS population, manage waste and control costs.

Attendees will learn about:

  • Challenges and best practices to support the LTSS population
  • Considerations for action to address challenges, better support the LTSS population, improve outcomes and control costs

Speakers


John Driscoll
Chief Executive Officer
CareCentrix

John Driscoll serves as CEO of CareCentrix, a $1.6 billion healthcare and tech company managing the post-acute space for health plans. Prior to CareCentrix John served as President at Castlight Health, a health technology company.  Previously, John served as Group President for new markets at Medco (a $70 billion Pharmacy Benefit Manager) and led product development.  John has a B.A. and M.B.A. from Harvard University and an M.Phil from Cambridge University in England.


AnneBeth Litt, MD, FACP
Medicaid Medical Director
CareCentrix, Inc.

AnneBeth Litt, MD, FACP is the Medicaid Medical Director at CareCentrix, Inc. She serves as the clinical lead for all quality, clinical, utilization management, and policies for Medicaid and LTSS programs. Dr. Litt brings more than 20 years of healthcare leadership experience to her role at CareCentrix, including a rich blend of clinical and management expertise.

Dr. Litt is a Board-Certified Internist and an Associate Professor of Medicine at New York Medical College, where she also received her medical education. She is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.


Linda T. Hines, RN, MS, MBA
Medicaid Plan President
Virginia Premier Health Plan, Inc.

Linda is the Medicaid Plan President for Virginia Premier Health Plan, Inc. which serves approximately 325,000 Medicaid/FAMIS and Dual Special Needs enrollees for the Commonwealth of Virginia. She has worked in managed care for over 25 years and brings a strong clinical, administrative and management background in the medical and operational arena of managed care, and has been instrumental in developing several best practice care management and operational programs that have national recognition.

Ms. Hines earned her BSN, Master of Science in Nursing Administration, and her Executive MBA from Virginia Commonwealth University.


Mike Nardone
Health Policy Consultant

Mike is currently a consultant providing strategic advice on Medicaid health policy and long-term services and supports. He has more than 30 years’ experience in health and human services at the state, local, and national levels, most recently leading the Disabled and Elderly Health Programs Group at the federal Center for Medicaid and CHIP Services (CMCS).

Mike previously led the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services as Acting Secretary and was the state’s Medicaid Director. Early in his career, he held government relations positions in health policy for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the University of Pennsylvania Health System.


Susan Tucker, CPA
Principal
Heath Management Associates

As a Certified Public Accountant, Ms. Tucker’s vast experience includes public accounting and work with nonprofit social service organizations. She has an in-depth understanding of managed care and the legal, financial, and administrative requirements providers must navigate, and possesses extensive long-term services and supports (LTSS) operational, compliance, and financial expertise for programs at the local, state, and national level. In supporting LTSS programs, she has worked to develop plans and resources to respond to elder care needs and used best practices to help clients proactively meet compliance requirements and state and federal regulations.

Ms. Tucker earned a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from the University of South Florida and is a Certified Public Accountant licensed in the State of Florida.


Scott Markovich
Executive Vice President, Markets & Products
CareSource

Scott Markovich oversees all CareSource health plans to support member growth, provider strategies and health plan performance. He also leads the product strategy as it relates to managing individuals with complex needs. He works closely with market and corporate leaders to align operating plans across all states where CareSource serves members and focuses on community and business partnerships including relevant regulatory agencies.

Scott earned his Bachelor’s degree in Health Policy and Administration from Penn State University.