Upcoming Conference
Inland Northwest, September 10, 2019
Register

5 Things Colorado: Public option, Vincent Atchity, 1332 waiver

| Jun 14, 2019 | Colorado

I hope you're spending very little time indoors, thinking about health policy right now! Enjoy summer with the family - wherever it takes you. (Enjoy Greece, Chris Howes!) For those of you still toiling behind a computer, thanks for reading our stuff! There is a lot to keep up with...[ Read More ]

5 Things Oregon: Sen. Monnes Anderson, OHPB meeting, ER boarding bill

| Jun 13, 2019 | Oregon

Yesterday was a scorcher, getting to 98 degrees at PDX. Anytime Portland is as hot as Medford, that's not good for the city, or its housing insecure folks. Stay cool as best you can, and maybe buy some extra water or sunscreen for folks on the streets that could use...[ Read More ]

5 Things Alaska: Health care budget, ACEs bill, 2019 Health Scorecard

| Jun 13, 2019 | Alaska

These are the big, beautiful days of summer - where I hope you're getting outdoors rather than thinking about health policy!  And, if so, don't fret...  We've got you covered with a few things worth tracking in Alaska health care for June, 2019.   With help from Emily Boerger  ...[ Read More ]

5 Things Washington: Jim Polo, MD, Pam MacEwan, Tribal health

| Jun 12, 2019 | Washington

These are epic days of long summer days in Washington State. Try to get as much vitamin D as you can - while you can. If you're otherwise looking to brush up on your health policy, we've got a few things for you in this edition of 5 Things for...[ Read More ]

5 Things Utah: Per capita cap, Rep. Dailey-Provost, interim health priorities

| Jun 11, 2019 | Utah

With the interim now in full swing, committees are meeting to scope their work plans for the next 6-7 months. It can be a busy time that will shape the scope of the 2020 legislative session. If you wonder how things can move so quickly in the legislature, it is...[ Read More ]

5 Things Hawaii: Sen. Roz Baker, Homelessness initiatives, Richard Bettini

| Jun 6, 2019 | Hawaii

A big mahalo to our readers that take time to read our stuff. We compile this monthly newsletter with a small team of reporters who pull together stories and analysis, trying to chart a new model of community, crowd-sourced and crowd-funded "solutions journalism." Our revenue is entirely dependent on our sponsors...[ Read More ]

Get the latest state-specific policy intelligence for the health care sector delivered to your inbox.