Opening Session

Nov 15, 2021 11:00am ‐ Nov 15, 2021 1:00pm

Identification: HOPENGS1

Conference Opening and Welcome

Nov 15, 2021 11:00am ‐ Nov 15, 2021 12:00pm

Identification: HOPEN1

Opening Keynote: "Care After COVID: What the Pandemic Revealed is Broken in Healthcare and How to Reinvent It"

Nov 15, 2021 12:00pm ‐ Nov 15, 2021 1:00pm

Identification: HGS1

Shantanu Nundy, MD, CMO, Accolade, “Care After COVID: What the Pandemic Revealed is Broken in Healthcare and How to Reinvent It”


Nov 15, 2021 1:00pm ‐ Nov 15, 2021 1:30pm

Identification: BRK1

Policy and Advocacy Update (NACHC Pillar #4)

Nov 15, 2021 1:30pm ‐ Nov 15, 2021 3:00pm

Identification: HMA1

The session begins with a federal legislative update discussion specific to the current status of various priority health center issues. It will then transition to a discussion about the need for a more coordinated national strategy on various state-based issues - using 340B discriminatory contracting as a case study. Third, NACHC staff will introduce several timely and emerging policy issues and solicit feedback on the relative importance and direction that should be pursued. Policy issues include: maternal health, behavioral health, and non-clinical workforce development. Lastly, the session will close with a focus on advocacy. Attendees will be asked to provide feedback on advocacy tools and strategies that they are incorporating to achieve results.
Learning Objectives:
  • Attendees will learn about the status of key federal policy issues facing health centers.
  • Participants will provide feedback to NACHC PPR staff on emerging state policy issues. NACHC staff will reinforce the need for coordination to effectively advance the health center agenda.
  • Identify how PCA/HCCNs are investing in advocates and institutionalizing advocacy.


Nov 15, 2021 3:00pm ‐ Nov 15, 2021 3:30pm

Identification: BRK2

Day 1 Closing Session

Nov 15, 2021 3:30pm ‐ Nov 15, 2021 5:00pm

Identification: HCLOSEGS1

Justice, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion as the NorthStar to Achieving Health Equity (NACHC Pillar #1)

Nov 15, 2021 3:30pm ‐ Nov 15, 2021 4:45pm

Identification: HMA2

Organizations struggle to develop an operational approach to implementing Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (JEDI) strategies that address the needs of all of its stakeholders, while advancing health equity. Discerning the differences between JEDI and health equity, as two separate, but related priorities impacting the health and wellness of communities is a critical first step to overcoming this challenge.
In this session we will define the terms, identify principles for an equitable healthcare system, and highlight a model for designing sustainable actions guided by a JEDI lens.
Learning Objectives:
  • Recognize the importance of JEDI and understanding its impact on health equity.
  • Identify principles for engaging external stakeholders to affect systemic changes in the healthcare system.
  • Design a sustainable JEDI driven operation for the long term that encompasses the board, staff, and patients.

Day 1 Wrap Up - Day 2 Preview

Nov 15, 2021 4:45pm ‐ Nov 15, 2021 5:00pm

Identification: HWRAP1

You Don’t Have to Do it Alone: Group Care Strategies to Improve Outcomes, Increase Equity While Reducing Disparities and Healthcare Costs

Nov 16, 2021 10:00am ‐ Nov 16, 2021 11:00am

Identification: SPONS1

Sponsored by Centering Healthcare Institute