Strategic Solutions Network is so pleased to announce our 14th Annual Medicaid Innovations Forum
as a fully in person event!
The 2023 program promises to go beyond policy to explore the specific strategies that leading
Medicaid organizations are leveraging to be nimble and responsive during these uncertain times.
This highly anticipated annual event offers a unique combination of case study presentations from
Medicaid managed care plans and state government agencies, interactive panel discussions
featuring a variety of perspectives on topics critical to Medicaid professionals, and insights from
This robust event will explore how leading Medicaid organizations are managing the end of the
public health crisis, addressing barriers to coverage, increasing access, and delivering services a way
that meets members where they are. Medicaid executives will share how they are leveraging data
informed SDoH interventions to identify risk factors, advance health equity, and address unmet
The program will focus on taking a whole person approach to care management, including virtual
patient interaction and care coordination initiatives, and innovative telehealth services for both
physical and behavioral health issues. It will explore how they target the right populations for
enhanced care management and improve equity, while reducing ER utilization. Health plans and
state agencies will share how they maintain community living with LTSS and Community Health
Worker initiatives, designed flexible and sustainable care models extending into post pandemic
times, and engaged members in their care to improve outcomes.
The program also takes a look at behavioral health and SUD/OUD treatment from both the plan and
If you are interested in joining our all-star faculty, please contact Pamela Masselli at
[email protected] For sponsorship opportunities, please contact Aron Barkan at
[email protected] Space is extremely limited, so please connect with us today.
2023 ALL-STAR SPEAKERS
Frank Angotti, M.D.
Senior Behavioral Health Medical Director
HealthTech for Medicaid (HT4M)
Idaho Department of Health and Welfare
Program Manager, Bureau of Long Term Care
KY Health Information Exchange
Deputy Executive Director, Office of Health Data and Analytics
Edith Calamia, DO, MPH, CMD, CHCQM
Vice President and Chief Medical Officer
New York State Department of Health
Lindsay Cogan, PhD, MS
Deputy Director Office of Quality and Patient Safety
Sharon Colaizzi, RN BSN/BS, MPPM, CPHM
Corporate Director, Population Health Program Management
Senior Vice President of Strategic Initiatives & Implementation
National Vice President, Government and Healthcare Partnerships
Washington State Health Care Authority
Section Manager, Strategic Design and Program Oversight
Alyssa Dietz, PhD
Head of Thought Leadership
Washington State Health Care Authority
Section Manager, Medicaid Eligibility Policy
Health Plan of San Mateo
Chris Esguerra, MD
Chief Medical Officer
Founder and Practice Lead, Client Solutions
Department of Health and Welfare
Bureau Chief, Bureau of Long Term Care State of Idaho
"This conference never fails to deliver a compelling agenda with thought provoking sessions that highlight the importance of data and analytics in the Medicaid space, and particularly for driving program and payment integrity."
Great networking discussions. Mostly the speakers stayed around, which was wonderful. I really like the single sessions—no conflicts!""
Melissa Moorehead, Senior Policy Analyst, Michigan Public Health Institute
"Topics were in alignment with current trends and changes in the healthcare industry, especially Medicaid managed care."
Lisa Truitt, Associate Director, Managed Care, Department of Healthcare Finance
"Great opportunities to network with other states and share experiences."
Marceil Case, ACC Program Manager, Colorado Health Care Policy and Financing
"Attendees can really network and engage in exchanging ideas and methodology. What a great opportunity!"
Felecia Stovall, Project Manager, Department of Healthcare Finance
"Chock full of insightful and relevant content with truly valuable networking opportunities"
Natasha Zimmerman, Director of Operations for Dual Eligibility Outreach, Human Arc
"Great conference. Speakers share real world experiences about practical initiatives to transform Medicaid"
Joe Miller, Director, AmeriHealth Mercy
"Well thought out subject matter and good presenters. Lots of information and practical examples of innovation."
Mark Santiago, Senior Vice President, Hudson Health Plan
"Love this format! So much great information is provided on many relevant topics. It holds your attention. Very well done!"
Sharon Ryan, Dasher Services, Inc.
"Great event! Presentations on point and on time. Left with several nuggets of improvements to try"
"The conference is a great place to network with various states, vendors, and MCO's."