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Western states form review board to test safety of COVID-19 vaccine

Shawna De La Rosa | Nov 5, 2020 | California, Oregon, Washington

Commerce awards $23.8 million to add behavioral health care facilities statewide

| May 19, 2020 | Washington

The Washington State Department of Commerce today announced $23.8 million in grants to 14 health care providers across the state. These providers, many of whom will serve children and minor youth, assist people with a wide variety of behavioral health issues and offer local community alternative places to stay for people leaving...[ Read More ]

5 Things Washington: Inslee's "why" problem, Group Health Foundation in politics, Jacquie Owens

| Nov 14, 2019 | Washington

We are now 8 weeks out from our 2020 Washington State of Reform Health Policy Conference...  Momentum is really building, I'm happy to say. And, I think you'll see from the Topical Agenda, and ultimately our speakers, that our Convening Panel is looking to offer even more cutting edge sessions than usual. In...[ Read More ]

A review of HCA decision packages to the governor

Emily Boerger | Oct 8, 2019 | Washington

The Office of Financial Management (OFM) has made available the state agency “Decision Packages” submitted for consideration in the 2020 supplemental budget. These packages are a set of "asks" made by agencies to the governor's office.     At the end of September, Health Care Authority (HCA) Director Sue Birch...[ Read More ]