2016 Conference

Tuesday, October 18th 10:00AM-11:30AM High-profile diseases such as Ebola and Zika grab headlines, but state health policymakers know that emergency preparedness begins long before the first news stories—or symptoms—appear. This panel features state perspectives on public health preparedness and outbreak investigation policies, including strategies for navigating the political and media messaging challenges that can accompany […]

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  • Where’s the Puck: A Discussion on Medicaid Expansion

    Tuesday, October 18th 10:00AM-11:30AM During this discussion-based session, state officials will share lessons learned, recent innovative approaches, and look ahead to consider potential changes in expanding Medicaid programs. This wide ranging conversation will offer insights for officials that have already expanded Medicaid, as well as for those considering embarking on expansion in the future by […]

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    July 22, 2016 | Filed under: 2016 Conference

  • A Call to Action on Pharmacy Prices: Findings from NASHP’s Workgroup

    Tuesday, October 18th 8:30AM-9:45AM Morning Plenary This plenary will present preliminary findings from NASHP’s workgroup of state officials seeking new approaches to address rising pharmacy prices.  The work of this group will engage all state purchasers and use the levers of policy, purchasing, and regulation. Attendees will hear directly from members of the workgroup and learn more about a new […]

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    July 22, 2016 | Filed under: 2016 Conference

  • Preconference: Open Wide: State Innovations in Oral Health Policy

    Monday, October 17th 8:30AM-4:30PM With tremendous changes in health care coverage, payment and delivery underway, states have new opportunities to tackle costly, preventable oral health and dental care needs.  This preconference focuses on trends and emerging issues in oral health policy.  Sessions will highlight strategies for promoting oral health through benefit design and creating accountability […]

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    July 15, 2016 | Filed under: 2016 Conference

  • Preconference: Anatomy of a Crisis: Lessons from the Opioid Epidemic

    Monday, October 17th 8:30AM-4:30PM Opioid misuse has sharply increased over the past decade-and-a-half with catastrophic outcomes. This preconference will study the mechanisms that create and sustain a drug crisis and what to do about it. Attendees will have the opportunity to hear from policymakers across local, state, and federal agencies and learn more about the […]

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    July 15, 2016 | Filed under: 2016 Conference

  • Protected: Payment Reform Academy Kick-Off Meeting E-Book

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    June 10, 2016 | Filed under: 2016 Conference, Payment Reform

  • The 2016 Annual State Health Policy Conference saw more than 700 health policy leaders from all 50 states and the District of Columbia convene in Pittsburgh. The conference highlighted many of the most pressing health policy issues facing states today.  From the opioid crisis and children’s health, to Medicaid expansion and coverage for justice-involved populations […]

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    June 6, 2016 | Filed under: 2016 Conference

  • Protected: Conference Planning Meeting E-Notebook

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    April 26, 2016 | Filed under: 2016 Conference

  • Become a Sponsor or Exhibitor!

    Check out our many Sponsorship Opportunities! Or go here to see the Exhibitor Opportunities! Most sponsorship opportunities include exhibit space as well! View the 2018 Prospectus here.

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    March 23, 2016 | Filed under: 2016 Conference

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    March 22, 2016 | Filed under: 2016 Conference