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Washington News

Majorities are fluid in Washington legislature

Majorities are fluid in Washington legislature

There is a significant chance that Republicans will take full control of the Washington legislature this fall for the first …



California News

12% of California hospitals receive D, F in latest Leapfrog Hospital Safety Scores

12% of California hospitals receive D, F in latest Leapfrog Hospital Safety Scores

The Leapfrog Group has released its Spring 2016 Hospital Safety Scores and California’s hospitals ranked 37th in the nation, …



Oregon News

CareOregon interim CEO Scott Clement welcomes new CEO Eric Hunter

CareOregon interim CEO Scott Clement welcomes new CEO Eric Hunter

Today, CareOregon announced the Board’s selection of Eric C. Hunter to lead the Portland-based health services …



Alaska News

Alaska agencies convene Alaska Opioid Policy Task Force

Alaska agencies convene Alaska Opioid Policy Task Force

The Advisory Board on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority, and Alaska Department of Health and …



Catch your state’s monthly briefing on top issues in health care administration and health policy.

Federal News

National ACA participation by insurers continues decline

National ACA participation by insurers continues decline

UnitedHealth group, the nation’s largest health insurer, pulled out of Affordable Care Act (ACA) marketplaces in Georgia …



Press Release News

Moda announces strategic sales to stabilize financial position

Moda announces strategic sales to stabilize financial position

Moda, Inc. announced today a series of transactions designed to add to its ongoing redeployment of capital and to stabilize the …



Commentary

What They’re Watching: Reflections on Healthier Washington

What They’re Watching: Reflections on Healthier Washington

The Health Care Authority (HCA) launched its first Fully Integrated Managed Care pilot in the SW Washington early adopter …



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Implementing SB 74 | Fairbanks Memorial | Medicaid providers

Implementing SB 74 | Fairbanks Memorial | Medicaid providers

Spring is here, and big changes are on the horizon now that SB 74 has passed, and the legislature is working to get to …