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Video: one-on-one conversations with Asm. Jim Wood and Blue Shield's Kimberley Goode

| Apr 27, 2021 | California

Assemblymember Jim Wood, chair of the California Assembly Committee on Health, and Kimberley Goode, SVP of External Affairs for Blue Shield of California, joined us for our morning keynote at last week’s 2021 Northern California State of Reform Health Policy Conference. The two panelists participated in one-on-one conversations with State...[ Read More ]

Why we need to reimagine health care

| Jun 18, 2020 | California

Don Antonucci serves as Senior Vice President of Commercial Markets for Blue Shield of California. He wrote the following column on LinkedIn about Blue Shield of California's newly-announced Health Reimagined initiative.      One of the reasons I joined Blue Shield of California two years ago is because of our...[ Read More ]

What They're Watching: Tayler Trotter, Wellness Together

Emily Boerger | Jan 6, 2020 | California

Tayler Trotter, MA, is an Associate Marriage and Family Therapist and school mental health specialist with Wellness Together, a nonprofit organization that partners with schools to increase access to mental health services for students and families. She joins us in this edition of “What They’re Watching” to discuss mental health therapy...[ Read More ]

5 Things California: Sen. Richard Pan, Samoa, CalAIM

| Dec 5, 2019 | California

If you weren't able to make our 2019 Southern California State of Reform Health Policy Conference this week, you can see "What You Missed."  There was tremendous energy and optimism in the hallways and sessions. Sen. Richard Pan was very strong, as was Asm. Marie Waldron. So, some of our content...[ Read More ]

Blue Shield of California launches mental health initiative for students

Michael Goldberg | Dec 5, 2019 | California

While studies show that nearly one in five children live with a mental health issue, many of those same children do not receive the treatment they need. By one estimate, the total number of children with untreated mental health disorders is something close to 3.3 million.  To address this issue...[ Read More ]

Broken individual market needs nuanced attention

| Jan 4, 2017 | California, Texas, Washington

There is going to be a sea of news coverage on attempts to "repeal and replace" the ACA in the coming months. Observers are already waking up the fact it's going to be a long process to unwind a complex federal law: The rush to immediately chip away at Obama’s...[ Read More ]