2015 Workgroup Materials

ITUP conducted a series of regional and statewide issue workgroups in 2015.  Regional workgroups are hosted throughout the state and focus on the health needs of local communities and the statewide issue workgroups focus on key health reform implementation issues facing California.  Executive summaries are available here to provide an overview of the main topics of discussion, ranging from local enrollment success and challenges, local reform initiatives, and developing issues.  Below,  please find all 2015 workgroup materials.

 

ITUP Los Angeles Health Collaborative

December 16th at The California Endowment, Los Angeles, CA.

Materials:  AgendaPanelist BiographiesLos Angeles County Enrollment SuccessesCalifornia §1115 Waiver Renewal Highlights ,  CA Quick FACTs,  Open Enrollment: Feedback from the Field,  CA County Behavioral Health ProfilesMedi-Cal Managed Care SummarySolo & Small Group Practices Summary, & Care, Coverage and Financing for Southern California’s Remaining Uninsured.

 

Small Business Issue Workgroup

November 24th from 11:30am-2:30pm at The California Endowments, Sacramento & Los Angeles

Materials:  Small Business Workgroup AgendaLessons from the Small Business Health Options Program: The SHOP Experience in California and Colorado.

 

Inland Empire Regional Workgroup

November 10th at Inland Empire Health Plan

Inland Empire Workgroup Materials:  Inland Empire Enrollment Successes,  CA Quick FACTs,  Statewide ITUP Workgroups Executive SummaryOpen Enrollment: Feedback from the Field,  CA County Behavioral Health ProfilesMedi-Cal Managed Care SummarySolo & Small Group Practices SummaryCare, Coverage and Financing for Southern California’s Remaining Uninsured2015 Health Care Financing Report California’s Drug Medi-Cal Waiver Is a Big Deal: Here’s Why, & ACA Section 1332 Opportunities.

 

North Rural Regional Workgroup (October 27-29, 2015) 

Mendocino County Regional Workgroup: October 27, 2015 from 12:30pm-3:30pm at The County Executive Office

Humboldt County Regional Workgroup: October 28, 2015 from 11:30am-2:30pm at Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center: 921 Waterfront Drive, Room 211, Eureka, CA 95501

Shasta County Regional Workgroup: October 29, 2015 from 11:00am-1:30pm at Health Alliance of Northern California: 2280 Benton Drive, Building C, Suite C, Redding, CA 96003

North Rural Workgroup Materials: CA Quick FACTsStatewide ITUP Workgroups Executive SummaryNorthern Rural Executive Summary 2014, Open Enrollment: Feedback from the Field,  CA County Behavioral Health ProfilesMedi-Cal Managed Care SummarySolo & Small Group Practices SummaryCare, Coverage and Financing for Southern California’s Remaining Uninsured2015 Health Care Financing Report California’s Drug Medi-Cal Waiver Is a Big Deal: Here’s Why, & ACA Section 1332 Opportunities.

Additional:  Fine Print: Exchanging Behavioral Health Information in California

 

Central Coast Regional Workgroup

September 25th from 11:30am-2:30pm at Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center, San Luis Obispo, CA

Materials: CA Quick FACTsStatewide ITUP Workgroups Executive SummaryCA County Behavioral Health ProfilesMedi-Cal Managed Care SummarySolo & Small Group Practices SummaryCare, Coverage and Financing for Southern California’s Remaining Uninsured2015 Health Care Financing Report California’s Drug Medi-Cal Waiver Is a Big Deal: Here’s Why, & ACA Section 1332 Opportunities.

 

Behavioral Health Issue Workgroup

September 24th in Los Angeles (Community Clinic Association of Los Angeles County) & Sacramento (The California Endowment)

Materials: AgendaCA County Behavioral Health Profiles,  California’s Drug Medi-Cal Waiver Is a Big Deal: Here’s Why, & Fine Print: Exchanging Behavioral Health Information in California.

 

Webinar on §1332 Waiver  

Please click here to be directed to the webinar recording.

 

Los Angeles Health Collaborative

August 19th from 1:00pm-3:00pm at The California Community Foundation

Materials:  AgendaBOS Preliminary TranscriptHealth Agency Integration Amendment by Supervisor Hilda L. Solis

 

San Diego Regional Workgroup

August 14th from 11:30am-2:30pm at The Council of Community Clinics- San Diego

Materials: CA Quick FACTsStatewide ITUP Workgroups Executive SummaryCA County Behavioral Health ProfilesMedi-Cal Managed Care SummarySolo & Small Group Practices SummaryCare, Coverage and Financing for Southern California’s Remaining Uninsured2015 Health Care Financing Report

 

California Legislative Briefing in D.C.

July 31, 2015  1416 Longworth House Office Building

Materials: CA Quick FACTsStatewide ITUP Workgroups Executive SummaryCA County Behavioral Health ProfilesMedi-Cal Managed Care SummarySolo & Small Group Practices Summary,  California’s Remaining Uninsured EXERPT

 

Orange County Regional Workgroup

July 8th from 11:30am-2:30pm at Coalition of Orange County Community Health Centers

Materials: Care, Coverage and Financing for Southern California’s Remaining UninsuredBehavioral Health: Profile of Six California CountiesDrug Medi-Cal Waiver SummarySummary of DHCS Waiver RenewalSolo and Small Group Practices

Grand Jury reports recently released regarding Orange County’s behavioral health system from workgroup participants: Orange County – Grand Jury Mental Health ReportOrange County Grand Jury Report on Mental Illness

 

Bay Area Regional Workgroup

May 6, 2015 from 11:30am – 2:30pm

Materials: Summary of DHCS Waiver RenewalWhere Are We GoingSolo and Small Group PracticesMedi-Cal Managed Care: Raising the Bar for Quality & Outcomes

 

Medi-Cal Managed Care Issue Workgroup 

May 7, 2015 from 11:30am – 2:30pm, video conference between Sacramento and Los Angeles

Materials: Medi-Cal Managed Care: Raising the Bar for Quality & Outcomes

 

Sacramento Legislative Briefing

April 10, 2015 at The Capitol in Sacramento

Materials below: Sacramento Briefing AgendaSouthern California Waiver ThoughtsWhere Are We GoingSolo and Small Group PracticesMedi-Cal Managed Care: Raising the Bar for Quality & OutcomesWorkgroup Summaries

North Central Regional Workgroup

April 9, 2015 at Partnership Health Plan of California

Materials: AgendaNorth Central Executive Summary 2014Summary of DHCS Waiver RenewalWhere Are We GoingSolo and Small Group PracticesMedi-Cal Managed Care: Raising the Bar for Quality & Outcomes

 

For the 2015 Executive Summaries, please click here.

For 2014 and 2013 Workgroup information and materials, please click here.