Upcoming Conference
Dallas, September 27, 2022

Afternoon Keynote: The future of Florida health care with Beth Kidder

| Jun 7, 2022 | Florida

To cap off our 2022 Florida State of Reform Health Policy Conference, Health Management Associates Principal Beth Kidder shared remarks on the future of Florida health care and health policy. Kidder brings over 20 years of experience in managed care and organizational development and served as the Florida Deputy Secretary...[ Read More ]

Q&A: Rep. Linda Ichiyama on women’s health care and ongoing pandemic response

| Jun 6, 2022 | Hawaii

Rep. Linda Ichiyama (D - Moanalua Valley) is the Chair of the Hawaii House Pandemic and Disaster Preparedness Committee. She is also a co-convener of the bipartisan Women’s Legislative Caucus (WLC). In this Q&A, Ichiyama discusses her committee’s key developments this past session, goals for next year, and legislation to...[ Read More ]

Hawaii's federal child nutrition funding is outdated and insufficient, report finds

| Jun 3, 2022 | Hawaii

Federal reimbursement rates for child nutrition programs in Hawaiʻi do not currently reflect the high cost of living, a new report found. Nearly 1 in 3 keiki in Hawaiʻi were projected to be food insecure in 2020, and advocates are calling for the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) to readjust...[ Read More ]

What They're Watching: David Rogers, Independent Living Systems

| Jun 3, 2022 | Florida

Independent Living Systems (ILS) is making strides to improve both the provider and patient experience by further integrating Medicaid and Medicare services for dual-eligible Floridians. In this edition of “What They’re Watching,” ILS President David Rogers discusses some of the efforts ILS is pursuing to ensure more integrated and seamless...[ Read More ]

Hawaii DOH calls for stakeholder input on data-driven substance use prevention

| Jun 2, 2022 | Hawaii

State leaders are focusing on a data-driven response to improve care for people struggling with substance abuse in Hawaii. The Alcohol and Drug Abuse Division (ADAD) within the Department of Health recently launched a webinar series to review the Hawai‘i State Plan for a Data Driven System of Care on...[ Read More ]

Keynote: A Conversation with Congressman Neal Dunn, MD

| Jun 2, 2022 | Florida

For our Morning Keynote at the 2022 Florida State of Reform Health Policy Conference, we were honored to have Congressman Neal Dunn (R - Panama City), MD, join us for a conversation on policy reform in the health care sphere. Dunn represents Florida’s second congressional district and sits on the...[ Read More ]