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What They're Watching - Glenda Stepchinski

Michael Goldberg | Jul 29, 2020 | Texas

Glenda Stepchinski is a Senior Consultant at Health Management Associates. She join us on this edition of "What they're Watching" to discuss quality and outcomes in health care policy.     I think for the most part what I see is important is there’s a lot of talk about policy...[ Read More ]

New paper evaluates the impacts of the PFD on health

Emily Boerger | Jun 19, 2019 | Alaska

A new study out of the Institute of Social and Economic Research at the University of Alaska Anchorage evaluates the impact of the Permanent Fund Dividend on various socio-economic outcomes in Alaska. The study looks at the PFD’s effect on employment, income inequality, health, crime, and consumption. Alaskans began receiving...[ Read More ]

Utah County health rankings show best, worst health outcomes

Marjie High | Mar 19, 2019 | Utah

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation released its 2019 County Health Rankings and Roadmaps report this week.  The report ranks the health of nearly every county in the nation to demonstrate “how where we live affects how well and how long well we live.” Nationally, the rankings highlight that meaningful and...[ Read More ]

Alaska ranks 32nd in comprehensive national health rankings report

Emily Boerger | Dec 17, 2018 | Alaska

America’s Health Rankings recently released their 2018 Annual Report, breaking down the state of the nation’s health on a state-by-state basis. The report evaluates health measurements that cover determinants of health such as behaviors, policy, community and environment, and clinical care, while also evaluating health outcomes to determine the overall...[ Read More ]