6919 Vista Drive

West Des Moines, IA 50266

Symposium Schedule

Wednesday, July 27, 2022

 8:00am  - Breakfast and Opening Remarks

 9:00am - Compliance Assistance on Mental Health Parity, Fred Karr, DOL

10:00am - Break To Visit Sponsors

10:30am - Keynote, Chad Jenkins, Blueprint

12:00pm - Lunch

 1:00pm - Changing Landscape of Medicare – Impact of Mega Call Centers decline, Duane McFerrin, Senior Market Sales 

 2:00pm - Tax Impacts on Small Employers, Kevin Kuhlman, NFIB

 3:00pm - Break To Visit Sponsors

 3:30pm - Well Being Trends Impacting Organizational Health, Cory Jackson, Wellmark

 4:30pm - Awards Ceremony

 5:00pm - Evening Reception

 6:00pm - Join us Wednesday evening (dinner and reception are included with your registration) for a night filled with networking and dancing. 

Bring your funky fresh style for our 70s Costume Contest. Awards will be given for the most radical male and female costume. 

Thursday, July 28, 2022

Legislative MC - Brennan Floss - Delta Dental of Iowa 

 7:30am - Breakfast & Registration

 8:00am - Molly Severn, Office of the Governor

 8:30am - Chris Hagenow, Iowa State Representative

 9:30am - Legislative Panel, Brandon Geib, Casey Ficek, Noah Tabor

10:30am - Elizabeth Matney, Iowa Department of Human Services

11:00am - Michael Bousselot, Iowa State Representative

12:00pm - Prize Drawings, Closing Remarks

Virtual Breakout Sessions

Tuesday, August 2 - Approved for 2 CEC
  9:00 AM - NAHU Update, Marcy Buckner, JD, NAHU
 10:00 AM - Staying Compliant with the Consolidation Appropriations Act of 2021, Kayleen Popp, AgencyBloc

Thursday, August 4 - Not Approved for CEC
  9:00 AM - How to Use Interoffice Communication Software to Bring Joy to Your Team, Mel Guanci, In2itDigital, Hot Cocoa Moment
 10:00 AM - The 9 Business Competences Required to Build a Thriving Employee Benefits Agency, Dan Meylan, Payer Compass

Tuesday, August 9 - Approved for 2 CEC
  9:00 AM - Controlling Costs, Mandi Comer, United Healthcare
 10:00 AM - Creative Compliance Solutions & Tax-Advantaged Benefit Plans, Alicia Penton, BASE

 Thursday, August 11 - Approved for 2 CEC
  9:00 AM - Unraveling the Mystery of Reference Based Pricing, Michelle Henaman, ClaimDoc
 10:00 AM - Intersection of Occupational Health and Employer Healthcare, Angela Rubino, MercyOne

Tuesday, August 16 - Approved for 2 CEC
  9:00 AM - The Importance of Workplace Mental Health and Associated Ethical Issues, Lars Peterson, EFR
 10:00 AM - Pharmacy Management and Transparency - The RxRevealed Guarentee, Jeff Overton, HealthPartners UnityPoint Health

Thursday, August 18 - 
  9:00 AM - More Details Coming Soon
 10:00 AM- Ethics, Lynn Schreder, KHI Solutions - Approved for 1 Ethics CEC

All breakout sessions are included with full attendee registration