The ALPHA Fund is a self-insurance pool that provides Workers’ Compensation coverage to Health Care Districts, public and non-profit hospitals, clinics and nursing facilities throughout California.
Paul H. Keckley is Managing Director of the Navigant Center for Healthcare Research and Policy Analysis where he leads a team of analysts in assessing industry issues and regulations relevant to hospitals, medical groups, health insurers, drug and device manufacturers and policymakers at the state and federal levels. He is a frequent contributor to national media coverage about health reform and speaks frequently to trade and in-demand speaker.
He authors Pulse Weekly, a weekly health reform newsletter, a monthly column for Health and Hospital Networks and has published three books and 250 articles. During the period preceding the passage of the Affordable Care Act, he facilitated sessions between White House Office of Health Reform sessions and major health industry trade groups as private sector input was sought in the legislation.
He serves on several boards, is a member of the Health Executive Network and advisor to the Bipartisan Policy Center in Washington DC.
Transamerica Center for Health Studies (TCHS) is focused on empowering consumers and employers (particularly small businesses) so that they can achieve the best value and protection from their health coverage, as well as the best outcomes in their personal health and wellness.
The Health Care Blog was founded in 2003 by veteran health care observer Matthew Holt and is commonly regarded as the leading independent group blog in health care.
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The Partnership to Fight Chronic Disease is a coalition of hundreds of patient, provider, community, business and labor groups, and health policy experts, committed to raising awareness of the number one cause of death, disability and rising health care costs: chronic disease.
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RCRC is a thirty two member county strong organization that champions policies on behalf of California’s rural counties.
NRHA is a national nonprofit membership organization with more than 20,000 members. The association’s mission is to provide leadership on rural health issues. NRHA membership consists of a diverse collection of individuals and organizations, all of whom share the common bond of an interest in rural health.
The League of California Cities is an association of California city officials who work together to enhance their knowledge and skills, exchange information, and combine resources so that they may influence policy decisions that affect cities.
CAPP was created in 1991 and is the only broad-based organization of physicians, dentists, hospitals, health facilities, community clinics, health centers, nurses, emergency providers, fire fighters, police officers, labor groups, women’s health advocates and other healthcare professionals whose sole purpose is to protect access to healthcare and patient safety through California’s Medical Injury Compensation Reform Act (MICRA).
CSRHA is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, grassroots organization that works to improve the health of rural Californians and the quality and accessibility of the heath care they receive. CSRHA brings together health care providers, consumers, educators, researchers, public health and economic development agencies and others to work on a variety of issues related to preserving and enhancing the health of rural California.
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CPCA is the statewide leader and recognized voice representing the interests of California community clinics and health centers and their patients. CPCA represents more than 800 not-for-profit community clinics and health centers that provide comprehensive, quality health care services, particularly for low-income, uninsured and underserved Californians, who might otherwise not have access to health care.
CMA is a professional organization that represents the physicians of the state of California. They serve more than 35,000 members in all modes of practice and specialties representing the patients of California.
CHA collaborates with its members to provide strong and effective representation and advocacy to advance the interests of California hospitals, patients and communities. CHA is a trusted resource, working with members to achieve legislative, regulatory, and legal accomplishments at the state and federal level.
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The Center for Healthcare Governance (Center) is a dynamic community of hospital and health system board members, executives and thought leaders dedicated to advancing excellence, innovation and accountability in health care governance. Membership with the Center provides you with unprecedented access to information and resources, from healthcare strategic planning and hospital performance to the leading practices in governance and board development.
The AHA is the national organization that represents and serves all types of hospitals, health care networks, and their patients and communities. Close to 5,000 hospitals, health care systems, networks, other providers of care and 40,000 individual members come together to form the AHA.
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