2020 Northwest Regional Meeting - Portland - February 6

2020 Northwest Regional Meeting 
Portland, OR
February 6, 2020
Supported by Solutionreach, Indivior, and Merck

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The Northwest Regional meeting is more than just a one-day seminar. By tapping into our community's wealth of knowledge and expertise, our regional programs offer you a unique mixture of cost-effective networking with health leaders in your area, as well as innovative educational content that provides you with proven solutions to advance your organization. As a reminder, registration is a complimentary benefit of AMGA membership!

This meeting will be held at the
Kimpton Hotel Monaco
506 SW Washington Street
Portland, OR 97204


7:30 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.

Registration & Continental Breakfast

8:15 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

Welcome and Introductions

8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

An Employer Perspective on Affordability
Nancy Giunto, Executive Director, Washington Health Alliance

9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

An Insurance Plan's Perspective on Affordability
Angela Dowling, President, Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon

10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Refreshment Break

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Affordability from the Perspective of a Health Plan and Medical Group
Marilynn Weber, Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Finance, Northwest Permanente & Jenny Smith, Chief Financial Officer, Kaiser Health Plan

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Networking Lunch

1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. 

Affordability from Director Contracting
Suzanne Anderson, President, Virginia Mason Medical Center
 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. How the Provider Market is Responding to Affordability
Fred Horton, M.H.A., CMPE, President, AMGA Consulting

3:00 p.m.

Wrap-Up and Adjourn

After you receive your registration confirmation, you will be eligible to reserve your hotel room. In order to receive the special AMGA conference rate of $169 per night, please use the dedicated link provided in your confirmation email.

Reservations must be made by Friday, January 10 in order to receive the discounted AMGA rate. After this date, rates and availability of rooms cannot be guaranteed.

For more information, please contact Bruce L. Hadloc at 703.838.0033 ext. 366 or bhadloc@amga.org