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WHA releases 14th Community Checkup report

Emily Boerger | Sep 18, 2020 | Washington

2020 Scorecard on State Health System Performance released

Emily Boerger | Sep 11, 2020 | Alaska, California, Hawaii, Washington

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 ]

Update on the Alaska Healthcare Transformation Project

| Jun 29, 2020 | Alaska

Sandra Heffern is the project coordinator for the Alaska Healthcare Transformation Project. She provided the following project update in an emailed statement:     I hope this finds you all healthy, safe and managing this time of pandemic as best you can.  On behalf of the Project Management Committee I...[ Read More ]

Washington Health Alliance releases latest Community Checkup Report

Emily Boerger | May 4, 2020 | Washington

The Washington Health Alliance (WHA) on Wednesday released its 2019 Community Checkup Report, highlighting the latest statewide data on over 110 performance measures related to health care quality, pricing, spending, and overuse. In its 13th iteration, the checkup report brings together information from 1,978 clinics, 376 medical groups, 123 hospitals,...[ Read More ]

What They're Watching: Lindsay Harris, Healthcare Management Administrators

Emily Boerger | Feb 24, 2020 | Washington

Lindsay Harris is the Chief Growth Officer at Healthcare Management Administrators, where she leads sales, marketing, client services, and product management for the organization. She joins us in this edition of “What They’re Watching” to discuss consolidation in the provider market.     “We're watching a number of things in...[ Read More ]

DHCS's draft Comprehensive Quality Strategy report now open for public comment

Emily Boerger | Nov 20, 2019 | California

The California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) recently released a draft of its Comprehensive Quality Strategy (CQS) report. The new report combines and updates two reports released in 2018 that outline DHCS’s efforts to assess and improve the quality of the care and services they provide. DHCS is California’s...[ Read More ]

What They're Watching: Scott Christman, OSHPD

Emily Boerger | Sep 3, 2019 | California

Scott Christman is the Deputy Director and CIO of the Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development. He joins us in this edition of "What They're Watching" to discuss collecting meaningful health care data. “At the Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development here in California, we’re really focused a...[ Read More ]