Upcoming Conference
Washington, January 4, 2018

Podcast: Policy Leadership, Washington Republicans

Kylie Walsh | Sep 19, 2017 | Washington

Podcast: Policy Leadership, Washington Democrats

Kylie Walsh | Sep 19, 2017 | Washington

What You Missed: 2017 Inland Northwest State of Reform Highlights

Kylie Walsh | Sep 15, 2017 | Washington

It was a pleasure to host our fifth annual 2017 Inland Northwest State of Reform Health Policy Conference. Nearly 300 attendees enjoyed the day filled with great speakers discussing hot topics including the latest on behavioral health integration, stabilizing the individual market, building a post-ACA system, and the role of...[ Read More ]

The Future of System Transformation in Eastern Washington

Kylie Walsh | Sep 15, 2017 | Washington

This panel included stakeholders from across the spectrum of system-level innovation in Washington State. From Medicaid to counties, health plans to the State, things are changing in healthcare but it’s not always clear that the visions are aligned to be able to achieve real transformation. This panel of some of...[ Read More ]

A Four-Corner Legislative Discussion

Kylie Walsh | Sep 15, 2017 | Washington

All “Four Corners” of the legislature were represented in this lunchtime discussion about the state of our politics in 2017. After the longest legislative session on record, and a time of coarsening national politics, these four leaders - each deeply esteemed by their peers on both sides of the aisle...[ Read More ]

A Conversation with Mike Kreidler, Washington State Insurance Commissioner

Kylie Walsh | Sep 15, 2017 | Washington

Few figures have been engaged in health reform and health policy for as long as our morning keynote speaker, Mike Kreidler. He was professionally trained as an optometrist, served in Congress and was a member of the Washington legislature. Since 2000, he has been elected as Insurance Commissioner for the...[ Read More ]

5 Things Washington: When Amazon enters health care | David Postman | CHIP Re-Auth

| Sep 12, 2017 | Washington

We host our 2017 Inland NW State of Reform Health Policy Conference tomorrow.  If you haven't scanned the Topical Agenda yet, you can still do so.  And, you've still got time to register to be with us, if you can swing it. Our SeaTac conference is coming up on January...[ Read More ]

Gov. Inslee statement on U.S. Senate health care hearings

| Sep 6, 2017 | Washington

I am encouraged by the bipartisan process beginning today in the United States Senate to help stabilize health insurance markets across the country. I especially appreciate the leadership of Senator Patty Murray, who is co-leading this effort, and of Washington Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler, who has been a stalwart advocate...[ Read More ]