Highlights Of The 2019 OPEN MINDS Executive Leadership Retreat Week


The 2019 OPEN MINDS Executive Leadership Retreat is the only national event focused on strategy insights, business practice models, and personal resiliency tools executive teams’ need to: move their organization from the concept of value-based reimbursement, to success in the new financial normal.

Day One – September 9th, The 2019 OPEN MINDS Executive Leadership Retreat kicks off with three exciting events:

Innovative Treatment Programs For Value-Based Partnerships: An OPEN MINDS Executive Summit & Showcasea full day event focused on exploring successful innovative treatment programs for consumers with complex support needs.

How To Develop A New Services Line: An OPEN MINDS Seminar On Diversification Strategies, Feasibility Analysis, & Successful New Service Development

Aligning Non-Profit Health & Human Service Boards For Sustainability With The New Market Landscape: An OPEN MINDS Seminar On Governance Issues In The Time Of Changing Reimbursement Models & Charitable Care Rules

Day Two – September 10th Robert M. Atkins, M.D., MPH, Senior Medical Director, Aetna Medicaid will open the Institute with his keynote address Building A Trauma-Informed Provider Network: The Aetna Experience.

Day Three – September 11th we will kick off the day with Michael J. Hammond, MSW, Vice President & Partnership Development, OptumHealth, presenting his keynote The Future Of Medicaid Managed Care: Building A Comprehensive Care Solution For The Complex Consumer Population.

The retreat will include over 15 executive sessions, including didactic educational sessions; panel discussions with industry thought leaders; case model learning sessions featuring innovative organizations and programs. All retreat sessions are led by highly experienced OPEN MINDS moderators with guest speakers presenting their organization’s projects and a wide range of viewpoints.

Throughout each day, the agenda will include opportunities for attendees to take part in the history and culture of Gettysburg including; The History Of The Gettysburg Lincoln Railroad Station – A Tour & Lecture By The Gettysburg Foundation, Lincoln Into Art Gallery Tour With Acclaimed Artist Wendy Allen, and a lecture and painting demonstration on the art and the Battle of Gettysburg by David Greister, Artist in Residence, at Gettysburg National Military Park, and his collaborator, Patricia Bauer,  Battlefield tours led by licensed guides with  classroom discussions on the leadership lessons learned and the application of those lessons for managing your health care team.