Innovations in Publicly Sponsored Healthcare:

How Medicaid, Medicare, and Marketplaces Are Driving Value, Equity, and Growth

October 30 – 31, 2023

Pre-conference workshop: October 29

Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park

200 N Columbus Dr, Chicago, IL 60601




About the Conference

Get a front-row seat to the future of publicly sponsored healthcare at HMA’s annual conference, along with 500 industry leaders in Medicaid, Medicare, and the Marketplaces. This year’s event will focus on sustaining value, equity, and growth during one of the most exciting and challenging times in publicly sponsored healthcare. Attendees will include hundreds of executives and policy leaders from health plans, provider organizations, state and federal government, community-based organizations, and others.

Agenda Highlights:


Industry experts will discuss how publicly sponsored healthcare programs are leading the charge on innovation, value, equity, and growth.


Health plan executives from Medicaid managed care, Medicare Advantage, and the Marketplaces will outline how insurers have emerged as key drivers of innovation, helping to reshape the publicly sponsored healthcare landscape.


Leading state Medicaid directors will address how states are adjusting to new challenges and opportunities in a post-pandemic world.


Providers, health plans, and policy experts will provide updates on the latest efforts to serve individuals who are dually eligible for Medicaid and Medicare, including a look at the future of integrated care.


Breakout sessions will address value-based care, health related social needs and equity, Medicaid coverage for individuals in carceral settings, healthcare investing and innovation, delivery systems sustainability, Medicare Advantage, digital health/ interoperability, and Marketplaces.


Preconference workshop on the essential role of behavioral health in serving individuals across various publicly sponsored healthcare programs.

Keynote and Plenary Session Speakers

In alphabetical order

Jessica Altman

Executive Director, Covered California

Kelly Cunningham

Administrator, Division of Medical Programs, Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services

Karen Dale

Chief Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Officer; Market President, District of Columbia, AmeriHealth Caritas

Nathan Linsley

VP, Government and Individual Markets, Health Care Service Corp.

John Lovelace

President, Government Programs and Individual Advantage at UPMC Health Plan

Paul Masi

Executive Director, MedPAC – Medicare Payment Advisory Commission

Kate Massey

Executive Director, MACPAC, Medicaid and CHIP Payment and Access Commission

Julie Morita, MD

Executive Vice President, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Susan Philip

Deputy Director, Health Care Delivery Systems, California Department of Health Care Services

Drew Snyder

Executive Director, Mississippi Division of Medicaid

Tim Spilker

CEO, UnitedHealthcare Community & State

David Thomas

CEO, Markets & Medicaid, Centene Corp.

Stacie Weeks

Administrator/Medicaid Director, Division of Health Care Financing and Policy, Nevada Department of Health and Human Services

Alan Weil

Editor-in-Chief, Health Affairs

Lisa Wright

President and CEO, Community Health Choice

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Hear from industry leading experts and network with business executives and policy experts. 

Pre-Conference Workshop
Oct. 29

Behavioral Health at the Intersection of Health and Human Services

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Have Questions? Contact Us

(212) 575-5929

(212) 575-5929

For Group and Government Discount Pricing

Contact Carl Mercurio | [email protected] | (212) 575-5929

Transfers, Cancellations and Refunds Policy

Registrants may transfer their registration to another person at any time by notifying Gabby Palmieri ([email protected]) in writing. Cancellations must be made in writing to Lindsey Beck ([email protected]). Refunds minus a 20% service charge are available for cancellations received in writing 45 days or more prior to the start of the conference. No refunds are available thereafter.