Join the Department of Health Care Policy & Financing (HCPF), policy leaders, advocates, and providers for a presentation and panel discussion on improving maternal health outcomes and addressing health disparities.
Presenters and Panelists
Tracy Johnson, MA, PhD, HCPF’s Medicaid Director, will host the event and provide opening remarks.
Tamara Keeney, MPAff, HCPF’s Research and Analysis Manager, will present the report findings.
Susanna Snyder, MA, HCPF’s Maternal Child Health Manager, will present the maternal health initiatives leveraged to close health equity gaps.
Nancy Dolson, HCPF’s Special Financing Division Director, and Trevor Abeyta, HCPF's Payment Reform Section Manager, will individually present the innovative reimbursement strategies for programs and providers.
Cristen Bates, MPH, HCPF’s Population Health Division Director, will moderate the panel, which will include:
—Colorado State Representative Leslie Herod
—Deidre Johnson, Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director, The Center for African American Health
—Lisa Latts, MD, MSPH, MBA, FACP, Chief Medical Officer, Rocky Mountain Health Plans, Community & State, Colorado
—Shaunette Meyer, CNM, PhD, Medical Director, STRIDE Community Health Center
—Christina Yebuah, MPH, MPA, Research and Policy Analyst, Colorado Center on Law and Policy