This is a tentative program, subject to change. Check back often as we update the 2018 program.

Thursday, May 17 

8 a.m.: Registration opens.

9:45 a.m. Exhibits open.

10-10:30 a.m.: Welcome and introduction by Tyler Norris, followed by an update on where Idaho health care stands today.

10:30-11:15 a.m.: Keynote Speaker: Dean Cameron (invited).

11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.: Keynote: Dr. Susan Frampton, Planetree International. Topic: Idaho and patient-centered healthcare.

12:15: Break and lunch service begins.

12:30-1:15 p.m.: Luncheon speaker: Ana Fuentevilla, MD, MHCDS, Chief Medical Officer, Optum Population Health Solutions (invited).

1:15-1:40 p.m.: Networking and exhibit break.

1:40-2 p.m.: Framing for the afternoon: Tyler Norris.

2-3 p.m.: Dr. Lauren Smith: What it takes to create a collective impact in communities. Launching a trial balloon: Working together on Idaho solutions by creating ecosystems that convene and activate collaborative efforts by community stakeholders (panel).

3-3:30 p.m.: Report from 2017 Collaboration Team post summit trial balloon:
What our team did between last year and now — process flow and decisions made.
Discussion of ways to leverage DHW and the state’s assets for a public/private collaboration. Lessons learned through process.

3:30-4 p.m.: Q&A: Guided discussion of process success and lesson learned. Tyler Norris. 

4-4:45 p.m.: Updates on topics from 2017 Summit. Are there potential trial balloons?

  • The Catastrophic Healthcare Fund: Kathryn Mooney.
  • Employer Engagement and Healthcare: TBA.
  • Value-Based Healthcare: St. Luke’s.
  • Community Health and Determinants of Healthcare: Kendra Witt-Doyle, Blue Cross Foundation.

4:45-5 p.m.: Summary of the day’s presentations and themes: Tyler Norris and Lauren Smith.

5-7 p.m.: Reception Sponsored by ICOM.

6-8 p.m.: Speakers and Sponsors Dinner (invitation only)

Friday, May 18

7:30 a.m.: Registration opens.

8 a.m.: Breakfast service.

8:30-9:15 a.m.: Solutions to providing effective primary care, part 1: Speaker (s) TBA.

9:15 9:45 a.m.: Behavioral Health – Creating an Idaho road map to change: Report on WICHE Behavioral Health Study and plan.

9:45 a.m.-10:30 a.m.: Solutions to providing effective primary care, part 2: Panel discussion, including panelists on value-based case and on provider shortage, TBA.

10:30–11 a.m.: Break for networking and exhibits.

11 a.m.-noon: Break-out sessions.

NOTE: The goal for the remainder of the IHS is to identify and recruit stakeholders, identify potential goals, and establish anchor/facilitator for the ongoing initiative.

Breakout No. 1: Behavioral Health Road Map – Identifying potential trial balloons. Panel presentations and discussion.

  • Medical behavioral integration initiatives.
  • Crisis Centers – Building out crisis intervention services,

Breakout No. 2: Approaches to primary care system issues. Panel presentations and discussions.

  • SHIP sustainability plan.
  • Efforts toward more fully integrated patient-centered healthcare workforce.

Noon: Break and lunch service begins.

12:30-1:15 p.m.: Luncheon panel: The latest on ACA non-conforming plans in Idaho.

1:15-1:30 p.m.: Break.

1:3–2:45 p.m.: Breakout sessions part two:

Breakout No. 1: Behavioral health, part two. Panel presentations and discussion.

  • School-based programs.
  • Other TBA.

Breakout No. 2: Effective primary care part two. Panel presentations and discussion.

  • Project ECHO by WWAMI.
  • Dr. Rhonda Robinson Beale, moderator: Seeking solutions to Idaho’s ongoing rural healthcare crisis.

2:45-3 p.m.: Break.

3-4:15 p.m. Tyler Norris, Lauren Nelson and others: Facilitated interactive plenary session to assess what we’ve learned and look forward:

• Topics and assignments for trial balloon work in 2018-19.

End of conference