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What They're Watching: Mohit Ghose, Beacon Health Options

Emily Boerger | Jan 8, 2019 | Washington

Over 300 organizations coming to State of Reform in Seattle

DJ Wilson | Dec 31, 2018 | Washington

This is an impressive list...! We have more than 300 organizations registered to be with us next week at the 2019 Washington State of Reform Health Policy Conference in downtown Seattle.  With almost 700 folks registered, State of Reform has grown to become one of the largest gatherings of senior...[ Read More ]

5 Things Washington: Bob Ferguson, social determinants, the patient perspective

| Dec 27, 2018 | Washington

We are now two weeks out from our 2019 Washington State of Reform Health Policy Conference at the Westin in Downtown Seattle.  We already have over 600 registrants set to be with us, along with about 110 speakers.  Our 'deep dive' Pre-Conference Sessions still have a couple of spots left if you'd like to...[ Read More ]

Pre-filed bills we're watching in Washington

Sara Gentzler | Dec 21, 2018 | Washington

As Washington’s Legislature gears up for the start of a long session on January 14 of next year, legislators have pre-filed 93 bills that range in subject matter from Pacific razor clams to off-road vehicles. Several of those pre-filed bills are related to health care; here are seven we’ll be...[ Read More ]

Washington state ranks ninth in national health report

Sara Gentzler | Dec 19, 2018 | Washington

For twenty-nine years, America’s Health Rankings has published an annual report on health in the U.S., state-by-state. In its recently released 2018 report, Washington ranked ninth-healthiest overall -- the report’s detailed state breakdown highlights the specific strengths and challenges behind that ranking. To determine the overall rankings, America’s Health Rankings...[ Read More ]

PeaceHealth to acquire ZOOM+Care® to expand on-demand primary and specialty care across the Pacific Northwest

| Dec 18, 2018 | Oregon, Washington

PeaceHealth and ZOOM+Care® (“Zoom”) today announced that they have signed a definitive agreement for PeaceHealth to acquire ZOOM+Care. PeaceHealth and Zoom® will provide access to a continuum of care that offers consumers more choice and convenience in how they receive healthcare services, ranging from mobile app-driven services and neighborhood clinics to...[ Read More ]

OE6 Special Enrollment Period

| Dec 17, 2018 | Washington

The Health Benefit Exchange is offering a special enrollment for individuals who were not able to enroll before the end of Open Enrollment. This document provides the specific information of this policy to aid you in assisting these callers. Who qualifies for this Special Enrollment Period? Any individual who calls...[ Read More ]