Alaska lawmakers from both sides of the aisle weighed in on some of their key legislative priorities during the 2022 Alaska State of Reform Health Policy Conference.       Senate Majority Leader Shelley Hughes and Rep. Ken McCarty, a member of the House Health & Social Services Committee, represented the Republicans. Senate Minority Leader Tom … Read more

The upcoming split in Alaska’s Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS) could provide an opportunity for the state to become a leader in health care reform.     Dr. Anne Zink—the chief medical officer for the state—discussed health care initiatives during a March 22 meeting with the Senate Health & Social Services Committee. Simplifying … Read more