Annual Conference 2013

2013 KAMU Annual Conference  Ticket

September 25 – 27, 2013   The Oread   Lawrence, KS

The KAMU Annual Conference provided an opportunity for health care professionals and management to meet, share experiences, and learn from experts. The theme “Ticket for Success” provided a great opportunity for primary care, behavioral health and dental professionals to come together to ensure that all Kansans have access to affordable, quality health care.

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Slide Presentations Available

A Framework for Understanding Poverty A Framework for Understanding Poverty– Ruby Payne, PhD, aha! Process, Inc.

What is a Health Home? – Rebecca Ross, MS, Kansas Department of Health and Environment

Integration of Primary Care & Behavioral Health Care – Integrated Care Initiative Participants

Helping Victims of Crime – Jeff Wagaman, MPA, Kansas Attorney General’s Office

Emergency Preparedness – Timothy Cathey, MD, Oklahoma State Department of Health; OSDH Operations Section Chief, Moore Tornado Response

Sustaining Operations – Financial Considerations for Management – Scott Gold, CPA, BKD

Motivational Interviewing – Diane Asher, LSCSW, LCAC, University of Kansas & Bryan Knowles, LMSW, University of Kansas – (Recorded Presentation)

Unused Medications Act / Prescription Assistance Program / 340B – Clinic Experts

Health Insurance Marketplace / Medicaid Expansion – Sandy Praeger, Kansas Insurance Commissioner & Sheldon Weisgrau, MHS, Health Reform Resource Project – (Recorded Presentation)

Breakfast with KDHE – Robert Moser, MD, Secretary and State Health Officer, Kansas Department of Health and Environment, Barbara Huske, CIS, Director, Primary Care Office, Kansas Department of Health and Environment, Kathy Weno, DDS, JD, Bureau of Oral Health, Kansas Department of Health and Environment.

Behavioral Health Integration for Children – Pam Shaw, MD, FAAP, University of Kansas Medical Center

Marketing, Outreach & Recruitment – Katrina McGivern, KAMU

The Heart of a Champion – Mitch Holthus, Voice of KC Chiefs