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Washington, January 4, 2018

Interview with Dr. Ben Zaniello, Collective Medical Technologies

| Nov 14, 2017 | Alaska, California, Oregon, Washington

Washington’s Health Home program is a standout

Emily Boerger | Nov 13, 2017 | Washington

Office of the Insurance Commissioner's plan for 2019 Market Stabilization

Emily Boerger | Nov 9, 2017 | Washington

The Office of the Insurance Commissioner (OIC) and the Washington Health Benefit Exchange (WHBE) hosted a stakeholder meeting on Wednesday to discuss possible market stabilization initiatives for the 2019 insurance market. During the meeting, the OIC gave an update on the status of the 2018 market, discussed their recently released...[ Read More ]

Pre-conference sessions for 2018 Washington State of Reform Health Policy Conference now open

DJ Wilson | Nov 8, 2017 | Washington

One of the ideas out of this year's Convening Panel discussion was the notion of a "deeper dive" on select topics in Washington State health care efforts. So, based on what we heard from stakeholders, we've created a set of pre-conference sessions the day before the upcoming 2018 Washington State...[ Read More ]

Castlight Health Strengthens Health Navigation Platform with Washington Health Alliance Partnership

| Nov 8, 2017 | Washington

Today, Castlight Health, Inc. announced its partnership with the Washington Health Alliance, the state's leader in healthcare cost and quality transparency. The partnership integrates Castlight's comprehensive health navigation platform with Washington state's largest healthcare cost and quality database to help the state's Castlight customers, including Boeing, Esterline Technologies, Microsoft and Providence...[ Read More ]

5 Things Washington: Election night take aways, Teresa Mosqueda, Rebecca Parrish

| Nov 8, 2017 | Washington

It was a big night last night in the Wilson household: Karianna won re-election to the Verdant Health Commission!  Sure, it was uncontested, but only because she scared away the competition. There were plenty of contested races we were watching, too! They are squarely on our radar screen in this...[ Read More ]

Inslee announces subcabinet on mental health and substance abuse

Emily Boerger | Nov 7, 2017 | Washington

Governor Inslee recently announced the formation of a health subcabinet that will specifically focus on integrating physical and behavioral health while also addressing the opioid crisis in Washington State. Currently, state law requires the integration of Medicaid purchasing for physical health, mental health, and substance use treatment by January 1,...[ Read More ]

What They're Watching: Rebecca Parrish

Kylie Walsh | Nov 6, 2017 | Washington

Rebecca Parrish, Integrative Behavioral Health Clinical Consultant & Social Work Manager at Kasier Permanente of Washington, joins us in this edition of "What They're Watching" to talk about integrated behavioral health. So we’ve started our journey to integrating behavioral health into primary care back in 2014/2015 and we really tried...[ Read More ]