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What They're Watching: Shareh Ghani, MD, Magellan Health

Emily Boerger | Nov 6, 2019 | Hawaii

Shareh Ghani, MD, is the Vice President Medical Director at Magellan Health. He joins us in this edition of "What They're Watching" to discuss Magellan’s innovation in digital health by highlighting a health program launched in California.     “Magellan really spearheads innovation. In California we recently launched a member-facing...[ Read More ]

5 Things Alaska: Preston Simmons, Alaska Medicaid, Public safety

| Sep 19, 2019 | Alaska

We are now less than two weeks away from our 2019 Alaska State of Reform Health Policy Conference - and it's getting here fast! We already have more registrations than at any point in the last decade, and most of our signups typically come in the last seven-to-ten days. So,...[ Read More ]

What They're Watching: Dan Juberg, Lumeris

Emily Boerger | Aug 7, 2019 | Hawaii

Dan Juberg is the Vice President - West at Lumeris. He joins us in this edition of "What They're Watching" to discuss health systems transitioning to value-based care. “I think Medicare Advantage in itself is a hotbed for innovation. And so, it breeds managing patients differently and thinking about a...[ Read More ]

OCHIN secures $8M in federal funds to leverage technology for high quality care

| Jul 25, 2019 | California, Oregon, Texas

Today, OCHIN received three years of federal funding totaling $8.1 million to support nearly 100 health centers across the country. About 1 in 12 people living in the U.S. receive health care in a community health center and these funds allow OCHIN to foster increased connection between critical primary care providers....[ Read More ]

California’s next life sciences powerhouse: Los Angeles

| Mar 15, 2019 | California

Priscilla VanderVeer is the Deputy Vice President of Public Affairs for PhRMA. In this op-ed she talks about the new startup accelerator in LA County, BioLA and its potential impact for nurturing innovation in the LA area. Los Angeles is ready to up its game in the life sciences field....[ Read More ]

What They're Watching: Senator David Wilson

Emily Boerger | Feb 25, 2019 | Alaska

Senator David Wilson is the Chair of the Senate Health & Social Services Committee in the Alaska State Legislature. He joins us in this edition of “What They're Watching” to discuss substance use and abuse. “One thing [I’m watching] in health care is, I would say, behavioral health -- especially...[ Read More ]