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Chicago, June 8, 2023

What They're Watching: Sen. Rhonda Fields, Colorado Legislature

| Mar 20, 2023 | Colorado

"Access, access, and more access" is what Sen. Rhonda Fields told us is her highest priority for state health policy at last month's Colorado State of Reform conference. As a representative of some of the state's rural areas in Adams and Arapahoe counties, Fields is particularly focused on ensuring healthcare...[ Read More ]

What They're Watching: Dana Malick, PhRMA

| Mar 7, 2023 | Colorado

For Dana Malick, deputy vice president of state advocacy for the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA), making sure prescription drugs are affordable for patients is a top priority.     In this edition of "What They're Watching," taken during our Colorado conference in November, Malick said her organization...[ Read More ]

What They're Watching: Melinda Estep, Health Management Associates

| Feb 13, 2023 | Colorado

Melinda Estep, Managing Director of Delivery Systems at Health Management Associates, says she's focused on ways to promote and improve value-based care in Colorado. When we caught up with her at the 2022 Colorado State of Reform Health Policy Conference in November, she said she's particularly interested in how to...[ Read More ]

What They're Watching: Adela Flores-Brennan, Medicaid Director

| Dec 13, 2022 | Colorado

In this edition of "What They're Watching," we talked to Colorado's Medicaid Director Adela Flores Brennan about what she's prioritizing as the leader of the state's healthcare safety net program for vulnerable Coloradans. Among her main focus areas are increasing oral health access in the state and continuing the state's...[ Read More ]

5 Things Colorado: Conference keynotes, Panel coverage

| Nov 21, 2022 | Colorado

It was such a thrill to see so many of you at last month's 2022 Colorado State of Reform Health Policy Conference! Thanks to all who participated and helped make it a wonderful event. Our Digital Media Specialist Alex Nelson made a wonderful "What You Missed" video that captures the sights and...[ Read More ]

Colorado experts discuss how BHA is leading a community-informed approach to behavioral healthcare

| Nov 15, 2022 | Colorado

Since the formal creation of the Behavioral Health Administration (BHA) in May, Colorado has been innovating the delivery of behavioral healthcare to better address the needs of its citizens.      Speaking on a panel at the 2022 Colorado State of Reform Health Policy Conference, BHA’s Deputy Commissioner of Operations...[ Read More ]