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Wednesday, March 20 • 8:50am - 9:45am
General Session: Combatting the Opioid Epidemic, Implementing the Support Act

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The United States continues to struggle with opioid-related overdose deaths – the epidemic has contributed to poor overall health outcomes throughout the country devastating families and costing billions of dollars. This session explores how States are utilizing data and analytics to fight against opioid addiction and substance use disorders.

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Yvonne Powell

SVP, The Lewin Group
Ms. Powell is a senior leader with over 30 years of experience in public sector health care.  She has assisted more than 25 state Medicaid programs and is experienced in bridging policy and technical issues to bring together necessary expertise and resources during large-scale system... Read More →

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Daniel Stein

President, Stewards of Change Institute, Co-PI, NIC (National INteroperability Collaborative)
Daniel Stein is President of Stewards of Change Institute, a nonprofit “think-and-do-tank”. He is also Co-Principal Investigator for the National Interoperability Collaborative, a new “Community of Networks” initiative. SOCI believes that responsible, systemic information-sharing... Read More →

Cindy Beane

Commissioner, West Virginia Bureau for Medical Services
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Kevin Borcher

Sr. Director, Pharmacy Services, Nebraska Health Information Initiative (NEHII)

Wednesday March 20, 2019 8:50am - 9:45am PDT
Key Ballroom 7-8 (2nd Floor)