Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Free Webinar | Better Quality and Cost for People Eligible for Both Medicare and Medicaid than 10 million Americans qualify for Medicare and are eligible for some level of Medicaid benefits. They receive health care in often fragmented settings from two distinct programs. This webinar will provide insight on ways to effectively provide care for the dually eligible population and work with the state to help control costs, along with specific examples of what WellPoint is doing on a state level to address the dually eligible population and share success stories from Amerigroup Tennessee.

In this upcoming webinar, Dr. William Wood, Chief Medical Officer of Behavioral Health for Amerigroup Tennessee, will provide insight into managing dual eligibles as a preview to his participation at Medicaid Managed Care Congress 2014. Dr. Wood's professional experience includes more than 25 years in behavioral health care and executive-level medical management. At Amerigroup Tennessee, Dr. Wood is responsible for overseeing and directing the behavioral health programs to meet the contractual requirements and expectations of TennCare of Tennessee, the state's Medicaid managed care program.

Webinar Highlights:

• How to coordinate long-term services with Medicare services for dual eligible members
• How the Long-Term Supports and Services (LTSS) CHOICES program facilitates coordinated care in Tennessee
• The need for integration of physical health and behavioral health in a dual eligible population, including barriers and solutions
• How dual integration is key to LTSS development
• Key savings drivers for the State

Date: 3/28/2014 Time: 2:00-3:00 EST
Speaker: Dr. William Wood
Priority Code: 1926WEBHCI

Register today!

To learn more about IIR’s 22nd Annual Medicaid Managed Care Event, download our brochure.

Register with code XP1926BLOG and save 15% off of the standard rate. If you have any questions or need any further information, feel free to email or visit the webpage. We look forward to seeing you next May 19-21 in Baltimore!

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