Special Features

ITUP launches its search for a new Executive Director. For more information, please download the position specifications here: ITUP ED Position Specifications You may also contact Carlson Beck for further details at: Sally Carlson, Managing Partner,  sally@carlsonbeck.com, 415.433.2299 Heidi Holzhauer, Senior Principal,  heidi@carlsonbeck.com, 707.963.1250   more

ITUP 2016 Conference ITUP’s Celebration Dinner and Conference will be held at the Sacramento Convention Center on February 8th and 9th, 2016. The Dinner will be on February 8th from 6:00pm -9:00pm to celebrate ITUP’s 20th Anniversary and provide an opportunity to network with other reform leaders.  The Conference will […] more

Latest Reports

This paper provides an overview of the transitions that have taken place and the opportunities available throughout the health care system and insurance coverage landscape in California’s Central Valley, specifically Fresno, Merced, Stanislaus and Tulare. The paper also includes findings on Imperial County whose community demographics and health care access […] more

Despite predictions otherwise, California continues to recover from the impacts of the Great Recession. The unemployment rate has decreased to 6.3%, reflecting an ongoing trend of job growth in the state. From April 2014 through April 2015, 457,300 jobs were created reflecting employment increases across eight employment categories (mining and […] more

Latest Blog Posts

The final OSHPD primary care clinic data has been published and the statewide story, as told from the data, is very positive. The number of Medi-Cal managed care visits are up substantially (55%), the number of private (e.g. Covered California) visits are up (19%), and the number of uninsured visits are […] more

Data nerds’ current Christmas Eve–esque anticipation for data from the Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD) can begin to subside as some preliminary 2014 data sets have been published. The heightened anticipation is a result of many analysts and health care industry-types interested in SEEING (with hard data […] more