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New SCAN Health Plan Initiatives: CalAIM and PACE (myPlace Health)

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Release Date: 03/25/2022

Michael Costa- Executive Director of California Association of Area Agencies on Aging (C4A) show art Michael Costa- Executive Director of California Association of Area Agencies on Aging (C4A)

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Michael's history with health plans and advocacy played a key role in his recruitment to lead C4A, an organization established to advocate and collaborate on behalf of California's "Triple As." Michael shares how his organization supports older adults throughout the state and what their focus is in 2024 and ahead.

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California's Office of Healthcare Affordability with Director Elizabeth Landsberg show art California's Office of Healthcare Affordability with Director Elizabeth Landsberg

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Under the California Department of Health Care Access and Information, Elizabeth shares how the newly created Officer of Healthcare Affordability is helping the most populous state to manage healthcare costs through growth targets and other efforts for 40M Californians.

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Medi-Cal Eligibility with Lisa Ramsey, Founder of Medi-Cal Consulting Services show art Medi-Cal Eligibility with Lisa Ramsey, Founder of Medi-Cal Consulting Services

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Over 15M Californians are Medi-Cal beneficiaries, yet there are so many misceptions about Medi-Cal and very few Californians truly understand Medi-Cal eligibility. Lisa shares how she went from an entry level Medi-Cal worker to an expert, where she now leads a team that helps families navigate Medi-Cal, including asset and income limits, or lack thereof.

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Anthem Regional Vice President Beau Hennemann: California's Long Term Supports and Services, CalAIM show art Anthem Regional Vice President Beau Hennemann: California's Long Term Supports and Services, CalAIM

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Beau shares how an initial stint as a temporary worker landed him a role with California's In-Home Supportive Sevices that became a springboard into his career as he ultimately become well versed in California's long term supports (LTSS) and services as well as home and community based services (HCBS). That foundation has helpd Beau become one of Anthem and California's leaders for the California Advancing and Innovating Medi-Cal (CalAIM).

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L.A. CARE Chief Medical Officer Dr. Sameer Amin on His First Year and What's To Come in 2024 show art L.A. CARE Chief Medical Officer Dr. Sameer Amin on His First Year and What's To Come in 2024

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L.A. CARE is one of the largest health plans in CA, serving millions in L.A. County, primarily Medi-Cal beneficiaries. L.A. CARE CMO Dr. Sameer Amin joins host Gavin Ward to share some of the highlights of his first year and what we can expect in 2024 with the state's largest Medi-Cal managed care organization.

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California Association of Health Plans President/CEO Charles Bacchi- Initiative & Annual Conference show art California Association of Health Plans President/CEO Charles Bacchi- Initiative & Annual Conference

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Charles joins the show and shares about the latest CAHP initiatives and what to expect at the annual 2023 conference where over 1,000 leaders from DHCS, Health Plans, and providers gather in the desert.

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WellSpace Health's Greater Sacramento Impact with Leaders Christie Gonzalez and Cordia Losh show art WellSpace Health's Greater Sacramento Impact with Leaders Christie Gonzalez and Cordia Losh

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WellSpace Health has been serving the Greater Sacramento area for many decades, and the CalAIM initiative is only going to increase its impact. Wellspace leaders Christie Gonzales and Cordia Losh join the show to share about the impact WellSpace has had in the community and what's to come through the CalAIM initaitive, enhanced care management, and more.

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CA Department of Health Care Services' Susan Phillip Updates Us on 2024 Manged Care Plan Contracts show art CA Department of Health Care Services' Susan Phillip Updates Us on 2024 Manged Care Plan Contracts

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Susan Phillip joins the show to discuss the process and results of DHCS' procurement and results for the 2024 managed care plan contracts. Susan, who serves as DHCS' Deputy Director, Health Care Delivery Systems, shares how she came into the role and what we can expect heading into 2024 and beyond.

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California Commission on Aging Legislative Director Leza Coleman Explains CCOA and Its Initiatives show art California Commission on Aging Legislative Director Leza Coleman Explains CCOA and Its Initiatives

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Leza joined the show and shares how her passion for older adults has led to her work wtih CCOAin the Golden State. CCOA's latest initiatives include efforts to ensure the aging population has access to legislative meetings as well as a recognized voice and influence into lawmaking.

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Health Net VP Darrel Ng and Medi-Cal Redetermination or Health Net VP Darrel Ng and Medi-Cal Redetermination or "Renewal"

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Health Net's VP of Communications and Marketing joined the show to share how the end of the pandemic and Public Health Emergency (PHE) is making the annual Medi-Cal redetermination of eligibility unlike recent years before as Californians were automatically renewed during the PHE. The state, Health Net, and other Medi-Cal plans are making significant outreach attempts to ensure Medi-Cal beneficiaries know how to renew their eligibility, but 2-3 million Californians are still expected to lose eligibility.

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SCAN's Sr. VP of Healthcare Services Eve Gelb joins SCAN backed myPlace Health Founder and CEO Robbie Pottharst in a 2-part episode that explores how SCAN is leveraging innovative models of care (ie CalAIM, PACE) that bring together both health and social services that historically were either unavailable and/or unable to be managed well with traditional models of care.