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Seattle, January 5, 2023

What They're Watching: Andrea Kamenca

Michael Goldberg | Sep 21, 2020 | Arizona

Andrea Kamenca is the Executive Director of the Arizona Veterans Research and Education Foundation and a Faculty Associate at Arizona State University's Edson College of Nursing and Health Innovation. She joined us before COVID-19 on "What They're Watching" for a prescient look at the rise of telemedicine and the way...[ Read More ]

Video & highlights from “5 Slides: How Medicaid MCOs are dealing with COVID-19” conversation

Emily Boerger | May 22, 2020 | Federal

On Wednesday we held our “5 Slides: How Medicaid MCOs are dealing with COVID-19” virtual convening. The dynamic conversation brought together Peter Adler, President & CEO of Molina Healthcare of Washington, and Dr. Barsam Kasravi, MD, President & CEO of Anthem Medicaid of California. Among the many issues covered by...[ Read More ]

WPC Report: “Making COVID-19 health care reforms permanent in Washington state”

Emily Boerger | May 14, 2020 | Washington

To prepare for a potential surge in cases, the COVID-19 pandemic quickly ushered in changes to Washington State’s health care delivery system. A new policy note from the Washington Policy Center (WPC) looks to make the case that many of the temporary health care reforms adopted during the public health...[ Read More ]

CMS approves Colorado's federal fund match request for telemedicine projects

Michael Goldberg | May 7, 2020 | Colorado

The Center for Medicaid & Medicare Services (CMS) approved this week a COVID-19 emergency funding request for $7.9 million from the Office of eHealth Innovation (OeHI), in the Lt. Governor’s Office, and Colorado Department of Health Care Policy & Financing (HCPF). According to a press release published by the Office...[ Read More ]

What They're Watching - David Bergman

Michael Goldberg | Apr 7, 2020 | Texas

David Bergman is a Principal at Health Management Associates. He joins in this edition of "What They're Watching" to discuss the innovative ways that health systems are leveraging smart strategies for data and creating tools for improving care delivery and financing.     There are a lot of interesting things...[ Read More ]

Alaska Senate passes bill requiring coverage of telehealth services

Emily Boerger | Mar 10, 2020 | Alaska

The Alaska Senate passed a bill on Tuesday aimed at increasing Alaska residents’ access to telehealth services. The bill, HB 29, requires health care insurers that offer plans in the group or individual market to cover telehealth services. The bill also stipulates that the insurer may not require an initial...[ Read More ]