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5 Things Oregon: FMAP drop, Sen. Lisa Murkowski, Cost of care

| Oct 9, 2019 | Oregon

We are five weeks out from our annual health policy conference. It is the key revenue generator that funds all of our Oregon health policy reporting and analysis throughout the year. So, thanks for your consideration in joining us. It'll be our 8th conference in Portland, with a strong line up...[ Read More ]

5 Things Colorado:  The future of hospitals, Reviewing RAEs, John Kitzhaber

| Oct 9, 2019 | Colorado

The good news is that we have a fantastic lineup of some of Colorado's most important health care executives and health policy leaders ready for you on October 30th at the 2019 Colorado State of Reform Health Policy Conference.  We feature a number of them in this month's edition of 5...[ Read More ]

5 Things California: Steve Wigginton, LA keynotes, "Aging Roadmap"

| Oct 4, 2019 | California

This month, we feature what is, I think, one of the most interesting studies in California health care in some time. It says that, for all of the energy going into Medi-Cal managed care over the years, the progress on quality has been modest - in fact mostly unchanged.  It's...[ Read More ]

5 Things Texas: Life expectancy by zip, Ryan Mooney, #TribFest19

| Oct 4, 2019 | Texas

So far in 2019, we've have published 704 independent stories at State of Reform, where we cover health policy and health care in nine states in the west.  In Texas, our team has authored or posted 58 stories on Texas health care and health policy. All of our journalism is funded...[ Read More ]

5 Things Arizona: Insured rates, Swatee Surve, Interim committees

| Sep 27, 2019 | Arizona

While the legislative session is a few months away, important committee work takes place in the interim. Want to know about rate changes to MCO capitation rates? That was in committee yesterday. Data on opioid use is teed up today. Those items and a few others we think are worth...[ Read More ]

5 Things Washington: Embright, Rep. Paul Harris, INW keynotes

| Sep 26, 2019 | Washington

This newsletter is a collection of five things we think are worth knowing something about if you're a senior health care executive or policy leader in Washington State. You may find some items more relevant than others. Or perhaps you've been looped in on some of these topics far more...[ Read More ]

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