University of Rochester Medical Center Department of Psychiatry, Division of Collaborative Care & Wellness
Rochester Behavioral Health Integration
4th Annual Symposium
The Economics of BH Integration
Opportunities to Improve Care While Addressing Social Determinants of Health
Friday, October 25, 2019
8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Hilton Garden Inn
30 Celebration Dr. Rochester, NY 14620
We are pleased to announce this year’s symposium which will focus on the economic opportunities of integrating behavioral health into the medical setting and strategically deploying value added, integrated and financially sustainable BH services designed to improve the health of individuals and decrease disparities in care for populations in our area.
The Keynote Address will be entitled:
Integrating BH in Medical Settings; A Value Proposition
By Stephen P. Melek, FSA, MAAA
Principal, Consulting Actuary
Denver Health Practice, Milliman
Keynote Address – Steve Melek, FSA, MAAA
Steve’s area of expertise include healthcare product development, management and financial analyses. He has advised HMOs, PPOs, Managed Care Organizations, ACOs and health insurance companies on integrated care. He has published research reports for Milliman and others on behavioral healthcare.
Other presenters include:
Daniel Maeng, PhD – Health Economist, presenting on the Impact of Behavioral health Integration and Healthcare Utilization and cost: Experiences and evidence for our community.
Catherine Holland, MBA, BSN, RN –Director of Health Home Care Management at URMC and will present on integrated health home care management & the quadruple aim: improving outcomes in our community.
AnneMarie White, Ed.D. – Executive Director of Children’s Institute. Her presentation is entitled: Health happens where you live: Community system strengthening and holistic health and wellness.