2017 Conference

Tuesday, October 24th 3:30PM-5:00PM As states transform their health care systems, many are using community health workers (CHWs) to improve outcomes and access to care, help control costs of care, and address social determinants of health. Creativity and commitment are needed to sustain financing, training, and oversight of these innovative programs. Speakers from Oregon, Texas, […]

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  • Tuesday, October 24th 10:00AM-11:30AM To transform state health care payment and delivery systems, policymakers are crafting new delivery models that invest in social determinants of health while cutting costs by improving population health. California, Michigan, Oregon, and Washington State representatives discuss their approaches to developing “accountable health” models to create a culture of health by […]

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  • Tuesday, October 24th 10:00AM-11:30AM How to provide the best health coverage possible at a state and federal level is an on-going discussion among many players who do not always follow the same path, but what could happen if these players worked together? This session explores strategies to integrate Medicaid and Exchange eligibility, employ private market […]

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    June 6, 2017 | Filed under: 2017 Conference, ACA, Exchange, Medicaid
  • Tuesday, October 24th 8:30AM-9:45AM More information to come!

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    June 6, 2017 | Filed under: 2017 Conference
  • Monday, October 23rd 5:30PM-6:30PM More information to come!

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    June 6, 2017 | Filed under: 2017 Conference
  • Monday, October 23rd 4:30PM-5:30PM More information to come!

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    June 6, 2017 | Filed under: 2017 Conference
  • Monday, October 23rd 12:30PM-3:30PM Open only to state officials, this half-day session provides a unique opportunity for leaders to examine what they can do to lower drug prices, the challenges these initiatives face, and strategies to overcome them. The agenda is designed by and for states to inform and empower state legislators, legislative and gubernatorial […]

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    June 6, 2017 | Filed under: 2017 Conference, Drug Pricing
  • Monday, October 23rd 8:00AM-4:00PM State officials value the role of evidence in crafting policy, but often struggle to find and apply reliable evidence to their own policy debates. This preconference provides practical strategies for using evidence to inform policy making and features: Experts from the Center for Evidence-based Policy who will lead an interactive workshop on the fundamentals […]

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    June 6, 2017 | Filed under: 2017 Conference, Consumer Input, Stakeholder Engagement
  • Monday, October 23rd 8:00AM-4:00PM This preconference forum is where state policymakers can learn about emerging issues and other states’ experiences in preventing and treating opioid use disorder. The sessions explore how states are working to: Identify and address social causes of opioid use disorder; Support best practices to manage chronic pain; Meet the unique needs […]

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    May 3, 2017 | Filed under: 2017 Conference