2017 Conference

Tuesday, October 24th 1:30PM-3:00PM Since passage of the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act in 2009, both federal and state governments have made major investments in health information technology and exchange (HIT/HIE). Nearly a decade later, state policymakers still struggle to realize the potential promised by HIT/HIE. Have these investments been […]

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  • Tuesday, October 24th 1:30PM-3:00PM Amid uncertainty over federal changes to the insurance markets, state leaders are pondering what the future holds for coverage and insurance markets. Can coverage reforms help curb rising cost trends? Will greater flexibility with plan designs lead to improved choice or lower costs? Will uniform plan designs help shape the quality […]

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    June 6, 2017 | Filed under: 2017 Conference, Exchange, Medicaid
  • Tuesday, October 24th 11:45AM-1:20PM More information to come! Speakers: Kim Belshé, Executive Director, First 5 LA Christina Nye, Senior Fellow, NORC, University of Chicago Anya Wallack, PhD, Program Manager, Center for Center for Evidence Synthesis in Health, Brown University Joy Johnson Wilson, Principal, JJWilson State-Federal Solutions

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    June 6, 2017 | Filed under: 2017 Conference
  • Tuesday, October 24th 10:00AM-11:30AM In recent years, states and CMS have collaborated on more than a dozen dual-eligible demonstrations. Other states are aligning Medicare Advantage Special Needs Plans with Medicaid Long-term Services and Support plans, and working to coordinate Medicare and Medicaid payment and delivery reform initiatives. In this session, a CMS official provides an […]

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  • Tuesday, October 24th 10:00AM-11:30AM Smart home technologies have the potential to improve community living for individuals with disabilities and older adults. At this session, officials explain how these technologies help increase independence, monitor health, lower costs, and improve health outcomes. A smart home researcher provides an overview of these resources and state officials discuss use […]

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  • 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! Speakers: William Hazel, Secretary of Health and Human Resources, State of Virginia Peter Lee, Executive Director, Covered California Greg Moody, Director, Ohio Governors Office of Health Transformation Thomas Betlach, Director, Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System Jane Beyer, Senior Health Policy Advisor, Washington State Office of the Insurance […]

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    June 6, 2017 | Filed under: 2017 Conference
  • Monday, October 23rd 5:30PM-6:30PM Join us directly following the opening plenary to kick off NASHP’s 30th Annual State Health Policy Conference and view the exhibits.

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    June 6, 2017 | Filed under: 2017 Conference