ITUP 22nd Annual Conference

Advancing Health in California. No Matter What.
February 5-6, 2018 | Sacramento Convention Center

Access to Care in California Threatened

The dominance of ACA "repeal and replace" efforts resulted in the expiration of two critical health care programs – the Childrens’ Health Insurance Program (CHIP) and funding for the nation’s community health centers.

Open Enrollment Starts November 1

Shop and compare plans and apply online. Visit Covered California for more information.

ITUP to Provide Opening Testimony

The California State Assembly begins a series of Informational Hearings on health care delivery systems and universal coverage Monday, October 23 and Tuesday, October 24.
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ITUP ACA Watch, Issue 4 — The ACA and Medi-Cal: What’s at Stake?

May 25, 2017

This issue of ACA Watch highlights program and population changes that re-shaped Medi-Cal under ACA. In addition to expanding coverage for some of the state’s most disenfranchised residents, the ACA dramatically altered the demographic profile and scope of the Medi-Cal program.

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ITUP ACA Watch, Issue 3 — The False Equivalency of High-Risk Pools to Replace the ACA

April 25, 2017

This issue of ACA Watch highlights why high-risk pools would also likely not preserve the ACA’s promise to cover everyone regardless of pre-existing conditions. Ultimately, high-risk pools are a false equivalency to the ACA’s comprehensive coverage framework.

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Congressional Failure to Extend Critical Health Programs Threatens Access to Care in California

October 4, 2017

While Congress failed to pass legislation that would “repeal and replace” the Affordable Care Act (ACA) by the September 30 deadline, the dominance of repeal efforts in the preceeding weeks resulted in two critical health care programs expiring September 30, 2017.

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State Medicaid Agency Finds Staggering Losses for California Under U.S. Senate Bill

June 29, 2017

The magnitude of the state funding gap created by the BCRA threatens every part of the Medi-Cal program – provider payments, eligibility and benefits. The bill threatens California’s progress in reducing the uninsured and improving the health of Californians.

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ITUP 22nd Annual Conference
February 2018

SAVE THE DATE! It’s nearly time – mark your calendars for February 5-6, 2018! More details coming soon.

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2017 L.A. Health Collaborative

Thank you for participating! Check out the meeting materials from the October Collaborative.

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2017 Workgroups are here!

There is still time to participate in an ITUP 2017 regional workgroup! Review the workgroup schedule for upcoming dates.

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