Upcoming Conference: Timely Referrals Presentation at OptumHealth Conference

Posted April 5th, 2018 by Be The Match and filed in Payer Policy
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Dr. Linda Burns, Vice President and Medical Director for the National Marrow Donor Program, will be speaking at the OptumHealth Education “Transplantation: Essentials of Oncology, Solid Organ and Blood/Marrow Transplant Management for the Health Care Team” conference to be held in April at The Scott Resort & Spa in Scottsdale, Arizona on April 15-16.  The title of her presentation is “The Impact of Timely Referrals for Blood/Marrow Transplantation on Patient Outcomes and Transplant Success.” Dr. Burns is also a member of the CIBMTR Executive Committee.  OptumHealth Education is a joint accredited provider to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. This conference agenda is varied to provide an in-depth exploration of emerging technologies and trends in oncology and transplantation. Past attendees have included medical directors, nurses, pharmacists, case managers and medical management staff from payer and employer organizations throughout the United States.

We will be exhibiting at this year’s conference so be sure to look for us if you are attending.  We will have a table full of resources including information about our patient support programs, sample patient education materials, reimbursement and billing guides, transplant fact sheets, caregiver support resources, and information about how to work with our own Public and Payer Policy team.  So meet us in Arizona to get the latest on the impact of timely referrals on transplant outcomes and to chat with our team about our work removing financial barriers to transplant.

Find the conference agenda and register here: https://www.optumhealtheducation.com/txpcourse2018/

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