At the California Health Care Access and Information (HCAI) Affordability Board meeting earlier this week, members discussed new protocols healthcare entities engaging in transactions must take, including the potential for a cost and market impact review (CMIR).  Regulatory changes will go into effect on Jan. 1st, 2024, and fall under Senate Bill 184, which was … Read more

We were honored to host the 2021 Oregon State of Reform Health Policy Conference two weeks ago. It was a day filled with dynamic conversations, cross-sector collaborations, and forward-looking dialogue. In this edition of “5 Things We’re Watching” we feature some of the conversations and stories that took place at the event. For those who … Read more

The Oregon Health Authority (OHA) this week posted draft rules for the implementation of House Bill 2362 – a bill passed this year requiring health care entities to obtain approval from OHA for certain mergers, acquisitions, or affiliation transactions. OHA posted the draft rules on Monday in preparation for its first Rules Advisory Committee meeting … Read more