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What They're Watching: Ted Quinn, Activate Care

Emily Boerger | Jul 13, 2020 | Oregon

2019 Inland Northwest State of Reform Keynote: One on One; Beth Johnson

Emily Boerger | Sep 23, 2019 | Washington

Our morning keynote at the 2019 Inland Northwest State of Reform Health Policy Conference featured one-on-one interviews with three of Washington’s most important health care and health policy leaders. Our host, DJ Wilson, sat down with these leaders where he asked forward-looking questions in hopes of leveraging their experience to...[ Read More ]

HCA partnering with Coordinated Care in potential new integrated care model for kids

| Mar 15, 2019 | Washington

The Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation announced a new model called Integrated Care for Kids (InCK). The InCK model is part of a strategy to fight the national opioid crisis. Its goal is to make positive health impacts and outcomes for kids covered by Medicaid and the Children’s Health...[ Read More ]

5 Things Washington: Q&A with Sen. O'Ban, Legislative Update, Beth Johnson

| Mar 12, 2019 | Washington

It's day 58 of the 2019 Washington State legislature - one that will go down as a big session for health care in a way that few people may have fully appreciated at the start of the new year. It's certainly one of the things we're watching this month in...[ Read More ]

What They're Watching: Beth Johnson, Coordinated Care

Emily Boerger | Mar 8, 2019 | Washington

Beth Johnson is the President and CEO of Coordinated Care. She joins us in this edition of “What They’re Watching” to discuss plan-provider relationships and changes to Coordinated Care in 2019. “Coordinated Care had its challenges in 2018, namely around a consent decree from the Office of the Insurance Commissioner...[ Read More ]

Update on the Apple Health Foster Care program

Emily Boerger | Jul 25, 2018 | Washington

Last week, the Senate Human Services & Corrections Committee held a work session on the foster care system in Washington State. During the session, representatives from Coordinated Care, the managed care organization charged with running the state’s Apple Health Foster Care program, presented outcomes from 2017 and an update on...[ Read More ]

Washington’s Health Home program is a standout

Emily Boerger | Nov 13, 2017 | Washington

Health Homes are programs that provide additional medical assistance and care coordination for individuals with at least one chronic condition and are at risk for a second. Outlined in the Affordable Care Act, a Health Home refers to a provider who works in coordination with other health care professionals to...[ Read More ]