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Report ranks Hawaii healthiest state in the nation

Sara Gentzler | Dec 27, 2018 | Hawaii

5 Things Hawaii: Tulsi Gabbard, Housing waiver approved, Topical Agenda

| Dec 10, 2018 | Hawaii

Good Monday morning!  We are five weeks out from our 2019 Hawaii State of Reform Health Policy Conference coming up on January 15th.  We'll release our full list of speakers next week, a list that continues to develop and evolve based on input from our Convening Panel - and you!  If you have suggestions...[ Read More ]

Five reasons to take Tulsi's campaign for president seriously

DJ Wilson | Dec 10, 2018 | Hawaii

  It somehow seems a bit of stretch that someone from Hawaii might get elected President.  After all, it just happened with President Obama, the Hawaii-born 44th president.  Happening two times in quick succession would seem even more unlikely. Yet, Tulsi Gabbard continues to hint that she may run for...[ Read More ]

Hawaii healthcare leadership heading into 2019

Emily Boerger | Dec 6, 2018 | Hawaii

The 2018 midterm election brought forth a rise in prominence for some health care leaders as well as changes to health care policy leadership in the Hawaii State Legislature. Newly-elected Lt. Governor Josh Green represents an elevation of health care leadership to higher office. Green is a physician who served...[ Read More ]

Auditor’s office finds flaws with licensing process for adult care homes

Emily Boerger | Dec 4, 2018 | Hawaii

A November report from the State Auditor’s Office, found significant issues within the Office of Health Care Assurance’s (OHCA) Adult Residential Care Homes Program. The Department of Health’s OHCA governs the quality of care and relicensing for Hawaii’s adult residential care homes. According to the audit, findings indicate that OHCA...[ Read More ]

What They’re Watching: Theo Stiller, WestPac Wealth Partners

Emily Boerger | Dec 3, 2018 | Hawaii

Theo Stiller is a Financial Advisor at WestPac Wealth Partners. He joins us in this edition of "What They're Watching" to discuss physician cashflow management. “So, working with a lot of physicians, much of what’s important to them becomes important to us as well. I think reimbursements, how they’re getting...[ Read More ]

Topical Agenda for the 2019 Hawaii State of Reform Health Policy Conference is now available!

Laura Lundberg | Nov 14, 2018 | Hawaii

The Topical Agenda for our 2019 Hawaii State of Reform Policy Conference on January 15th  is now available! Our agenda is built with input from stakeholders across all silos in Hawaii health care. We’ll be exploring connecting healthcare and human services, conversations in health policy in 2019, financing Hawaii’s healthcare system, and...[ Read More ]