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2019 County Medically Indigent Programs

March 21, 2019

This version of ITUP Tracking provides an update to the ITUP 2017 Review of Medically Indigent Adult (MIA) programs administered by counties for low-income uninsured adults. The history of how counties provide health care safety-net services follows a complex winding road…

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Mapping the Future of Medi-Cal

March 12, 2019

Mapping the Future of Medi-Cal and the companion publication, Mapping the Future of Individual Health Insurance, following up on the 2019 ITUP conference, take an in-depth look at the issues for these two coverage options likely to engage policymakers and stakeholders in the…

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Health Bills Introduced: California Legislative Session 2019-20

March 4, 2019

by Sana Baig The deadline to introduce legislation for the 2019-20 legislative session was February 22, 2019. The Legislature introduced nearly 1,000 health-related bills, including approximately 160 bills focused on behavioral health issues. The attached fact sheet provides…

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2019-20 Introduced Legislation

March 4, 2019

The deadline for bill introduction in California's 2019-20 legislative session was February 22, 2019. Before the deadline, the Legislature introduced 2,687 bills and resolutions including almost 1,000 health-related bills. This fact sheet offers a preliminary review of various bills…

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Governor Newsom’s First Budget: Health Care Highlights

January 11, 2019

by Elia Gallardo In his first act as Governor of California, on his first day, Gavin Newsom announced executive actions and budget proposals to expand health coverage and improve affordability, signaling that health care will be one of his top priorities. Governor Newsom stated…

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Governor Newsom’s First Budget: Health Care Highlights

January 11, 2019

In his first act as Governor of California, Gavin Newsom announced executive actions and budget proposals to expand health coverage and improve affordability, signaling health care as one of his top priorities. This blog highlights health care items in the Governor's proposed budget. Governor…

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2018 Year-In-Review

January 10, 2019

The annual ITUP Year-In-Review chronicles month-by-month important state and federal health policy milestones. 2018 Year-In-Review

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ITUP 2018 A Year-In-Review

January 9, 2019

by Elia Gallardo ITUP 2018 A Year-In-Review The past year began and ended with ongoing federal efforts to invalidate or dismantle the Affordable Care Act (ACA) through litigation, federal rulemaking, and the federal budget process contrasted with California’s continuing…

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