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What They're Watching: Billy Wynne, Wynne Health Group

Emily Viles | Nov 12, 2019 | Colorado

October HEDIS report shows results variable by domain

Emily Viles | Nov 12, 2019 | Colorado

2019 Colorado State of Reform Conference: What You Missed

Emily Viles | Nov 8, 2019 | Colorado

Return to sender mail may eliminate Medicaid benefits

Emily Viles | Nov 7, 2019 | Colorado

Last year, Colorado state officials determined that returned mail related to Medicaid and other public benefits could eliminate that person's eligibility in the programs.  In the southern part of the state, the amount of returned mail that arrives each day has resulted in 250 potential un-enrollments daily. Reporting from Kaiser...[ Read More ]

One-on-One Conversations: Rep. Jonathan Singer: Chair, Public Health and Human Services Committee

Emily Viles | Nov 5, 2019 | Colorado

This portion of our lunch program features a series of short “One on One Conversations” with some of Colorado’s most interesting thought leaders in health care today. We learned about their leadership style, their agenda for reform, and their approach to working across silos in Colorado health care today. Chairman...[ Read More ]

2019 Colorado State of Reform Keynote: Defining the Problem We're Trying to Solve

Emily Viles | Nov 5, 2019 | Colorado

John Kitzhaber, MD, is the former governor of the State of Oregon. He joined us as our morning keynote at the 2019 Colorado State of Reform Health Policy Conference. While governor, Kitzhaber instituted a number of reforms of Oregon Medicaid, positioning the state as a national leader on balancing cost,...[ Read More ]

Open enrollment starts: current marketplace enrollment report

Emily Viles | Nov 1, 2019 | Colorado

Open enrollment for the individual market begins today. A September 2019 marketplace report for Connect for Health Colorado (C4HCO) shows how many Coloradans have enrolled in health insurance.  194,152 Coloradans were enrolled in private health insurance in September, not including dental enrollments as of this report. This is an increase...[ Read More ]

Highlight from the CHSM population health monthly meeting

Emily Viles | Oct 25, 2019 | Colorado

On Friday, Colorado Healthcare Management and Strategy (CHSM) hosted one of their monthly meetings to discuss topical issues in the health care market. This month a panel of experts discussed approaches to addressing population health from a variety of perspectives.    Thepanel was moderated by Jeff Bontrager, Director of Research...[ Read More ]

CHI releases statewide strategic plan for substance abuse disorder recovery

Emily Viles | Oct 24, 2019 | Colorado

This week the Colorado Health Institute released a strategic plan for substance abuse and recovery. The report is the first of its kind and sets a series of goals for the next 5 years.  Specifics of the plan are a result of a series of studies, conversations, and surveys with...[ Read More ]