Care Management


Steven Peskin, MD, MBA, FACP, executive director of Population Health of Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey, discusses managed care’s current approach to reimbursements for the clinical advancements in the treatment of multiple myeloma, given the current lack of care management pathways available to guide physicians regarding treatment decisions.
Derek van Amerongen, MD, MS, describes the importance of nursing care and specialty pharmacy services for managing patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension.
Advances in information technology is enabling peope to collect and store more health information than every before. How can we harness these valuable insights to help people with chronic disease live longer, healthier, happier lives?
Kenneth J. Snow, MD, MBA, remarks on why coverage for preventive measures is so valuable in diabetes and explains how his organization works with members to ensure that they understand risk factors for disease progression and take a proactive role in managing their condition.
Before ending their discussion in this program, Dennis P. Scanlon, PhD; Zachary T. Bloomgarden, MD, MACE; Robert Gabbay, MD, PhD, FACP; Michael Gardner, MD; and John A. Johnson, MD, MBA, share their final thoughts on optimizing care for patients with diabetes by addressing factors that affect overall management of the disease and its complications.


October 17 - 18, 2014
Boston, MA
Diabetes Compendium
Oncology Compendium
Rare Disease Compendium
Reimbursement Compendium
Know Your News
HF Compendium