Victories and challenges abound across U.S. states in their efforts to overcome the pandemic. We invited two special guests from the National Conference of State Legislators to provide a deep dive into the current and emerging state policy trends around Medicare, Medicaid, and telehealth. Haley Nicholson and Emily Blanford field key questions from Deanne Kasim and Arien Malec on the latest state actions, where legislative friction remains, and what’s next in state policy decision making.
Insights on this episode come from Deanne Kasim, executive director of Health Policy for Change Healthcare; Arien Malec, SVP of Research & Development for Change Healthcare; Haley Nicholson, senior policy director of Health & Human Services for the National Conference of State Legislators; and Emily Blanford, program principal for the National Conference of State Legislators.
Their deep dive covers: