2017 Post-Legislative Workshop


August 23, 2017

8:00 - 9:00 a.m.

Registration & Networking Breakfast

9:00 - 9:15 a.m.

Welcome and Opening Remarks

Jeff Drozda, Chief Executive Officer
Louisiana Association of Health Plans

9:15 - 9:45 a.m.

Health Leaders Panel: Access to Care in Louisiana


Zach Allen, MRHF, Senior VP, Rural Health Division
Children's International Medical Group

Andre M. Stolier, Population Health Department
Access Health Louisiana

LaCosta Wix, Director of Regulatory Affairs and Associate General Counsel, Gulf States
UnitedHealth Group

9:45 - 10:15 a.m.

Legislative Trends in Addressing Surprise Medical Billing

10:15 - 10:30 a.m.

Networking Break

10:30 - 11:00 a.m.

Department of Health:
Report on Healthy Louisiana

Jen Steele, Medicaid Director
Louisiana Department of Health

11:00 - 11:30 a.m.

Department of Insurance:
Legislative Update

Korey Harvey, Dep. Commissioner of Health Insurance
Louisiana Department of Insurance

11:30 - 12:00 p.m.

Matthew Block, Executive Counsel to the Governor
Office of the Governor

Office of the Governor:
Health Policy Agenda

12:00 - 1:00 p.m.


Federal Healthcare Policy


Congressman Garrett Graves
United States House of Representatives

Rachel Farmer, VP, State Government Affairs
UnitedHealth Group

Robert L. Rieger, Jr., Partner
Adams and Reese

1:00 - 1:30 p.m.

LAHP Final Legislative Report:
2017 Legislative Sessions

1:30 - 1:45 p.m.

Jeff Drozda, Chief Executive Officer
Louisiana Association of Health Plans

Closing Remarks

Thank you to our Final Report Sponsor, Amerigroup Louisiana!