Upcoming Conference
Washington, January 9, 2020

5 Things Washington: Inslee's "why" problem, Group Health Foundation in politics, Jacquie Owens

| Nov 14, 2019 | Washington

We are now 8 weeks out from our 2020 Washington State of Reform Health Policy Conference...  Momentum is really building, I'm happy to say. And, I think you'll see from the Topical Agenda, and ultimately our speakers, that our Convening Panel is looking to offer even more cutting edge sessions than usual. In...[ Read More ]

5 Things Colorado:  Billy Wynne, What you missed, Return to Sender

| Nov 14, 2019 | Colorado

We had a tremendous turnout for our inaugural State of Reform conference last month. Thank you so much to sponsors like Anthem, HMA, Beacon Health Options, and Optimetra. They put the wind in our sails this year but it was the 250-plus attendees that helped to make the event really...[ Read More ]

Group Health Foundation contributes $550,000 in support of affirmative action

| Nov 14, 2019 | Washington

The Group Health Foundation was the single largest contributor to a 2019 initiative campaign which would have allowed affirmative action tools to be used in state hiring and college admissions. This appears to be one of the first large-scale contributions of the new Foundation created by the acquisition of Group...[ Read More ]

5 Things Hawaii: Sen. Kai Kahele, Telemedicine, Shareh Ghani, MD

| Nov 7, 2019 | Hawaii

We are putting the finishing touches on our Topical Agenda for our 2020 Hawaii State of Reform Health Policy Conference coming up on January 14th. We'll have that out to you for review soon. From there, we will hustle to curate about 65 speakers from across the spectrum of Hawaii's health care and...[ Read More ]

5 Things Oregon: Salem insiders, Lessons from CCO 1.0, "One on One Conversations"

| Nov 7, 2019 | Oregon

Next week, we hold our 2019 Oregon State of Reform Health Policy Conference, one of the state's largest, most important health care and health policy events on the calendar.  We'll have almost 400 folks in the room at the Hilton downtown, but it won't be quite the same without you! So,...[ Read More ]

5 Things Texas: Contract awards, Stephanie Muth, Convening Panel

| Nov 6, 2019 | Texas

Wow. Last night, Kentucky went from being Trump +30 to a Democratic governor. Virginia now has a Democratic legislature and governor for the first time since the Civil War. If that general trend continues, things may get a bit more complicated for Sen. John Cornyn, too, who six months ago...[ Read More ]

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