Flurries of filings and hearings

Bills continue to be written, introduced, revised and scheduled at a rapid pace. This week, we will testify on bills related to appropriate weapons policy, partnerships and affiliations and more.... Read More >>

WSHA 2018 Legislative Preview

Chris Bandoli, Mary Kay Clunies-Ross and Chelene Whiteaker gave a brief update on the political landscape in Olympia and talked about WSHA’s priorities for the legislative session.... Read More >>

The crashes that didn’t happen

So much happened in 2017 that it’s easy to miss something important that didn’t happen.... Read More >>

A curling partnership

The VA Puget Sound Health Care System has developed a unique community partnership that serves many of our country’s veterans in an inspiring and innovative way. ... Read More >>

High-achieving hospital: EvergreenHealth – Readmissions

EvergreenHealth has been an outstanding performer in maintaining low readmission rates with no penalties from the Affordable Care Act Readmission Reduction Program for six years in a row. They have maintained very low readmission rates for patients with all payers.... Read More >>

Join us Jan. 11 for legislative kickoff webcast

Join us for a lunchtime virtual chat at noon January 11 about the 2018 legislative session! Chris Bandoli and Chelene Whiteaker will give a brief update on the political landscape in Olympia and talk about WSHA’s priorities for the legislative session. ... Read More >>

Legislative session is now underway

It’s a short session, but WSHA still has a strong agenda for advancing health care. WSHA is already testifying on legislation this week, including two bills related to opioids. ... Read More >>

Book your hotel now for the Rural Hospital Leadership Conference!

Now is the time to book your hotel for WSHA and AWPHD’s 42nd Annual Rural Hospital Leadership Conference, June 24-27 at Campbell’s Resort in Chelan! ... Read More >>

It’s not too late to get covered

The Washington Health Benefit Exchange is reminding residents there is still time to sign up for 2018 health and dental coverage through Washington Healthplanfinder. Washingtonians can sign up through 11:59 p.m. Monday January 15 for coverage that begins in February.... Read More >>

Congress kicks-off 2018 session

Congress kicked off its 2018 session with a full agenda — all of it left over from last year. At the top of the list is funding the government after January 19, when the current short-term spending bill expires. ... Read More >>

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