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Thursday, September 21, 2017 from 9:15 AM to 3:15 PM PDT
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California Endowment 
1414 K Street, Suite 100
Sacramento, CA 95814
 

 
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Kathy Brown 
Capitol Weekly 
916-444-7665 
kathy.brown@capitolweekly.net 

 

HEALTH CARE IN CRISIS


Capitol Weekly and USC Price School present:
HEALTH CARE IN CRISIS – September 21, 2017

As Congress and the Trump administration struggle in their attempts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, California's leadership is trying to craft an effective response to the moves in Washington. While moderates seek to plug holes in California's existing health care system, progressives have proposed creating universal health care in California -- a popular solution until you factor in the projected $50 billion price tag. Meanwhile, the opiod crisis nears a boiling point, testing the limits of health care system not designed to handle it. Whatever happens in DC and Sacramento, California's health care system is poised to see major changes in the very near future.

Join Capitol Weekly and USC Sol Price School of Public Policy for HEALTH CARE IN CRISIS, a conference examining the state of Health Care in the Golden State in the age of Trump. This day-long conference will be held on September 21, 2017, and will be filmed for broadcast by the California Channel. 

Four panels of experts will present fast-paced discussions of changes in California’s health care system, Medi-Cal, the opiod crisis and the prospects for Universal Health Care. Our Keynote speaker will be Diana Dooley, Secretary of Health and Human Services and Chair of Covered California.

Register by August 21 to receive the Early Registration rate of $149. Registrations received after August 21 will pay the regular rgistration fee of $199. Registration includes lunch and all conference materials.  

No-cost scholarships are available for students, and for anyone for whom cost is an issue.  Contact Kathy Brown at Capitol Weekly, (916) 444 7665, for information on applying for a scholarship or registration fee-waiver.

Special $99 rate for California state government staff. 

HEALTH CARE IN CRISIS will be held from 9:15AM – 3:15PM, Thursday September 21, 2017 at 1414 K Street, Suite 100, Sacramento, CA 95814.

For Sponsorship information, contact Tim Foster at (916) 444 7665 or tim.foster@capitolweekly.net.

For Registration information contact Kathy Brown at (916) 444 7665 or kathy.brown@capitolweekly.net.

For questions about content, please contact John Howard at (916) 444-7665 or john.howard@capitolweekly.net.

Thanks to our sponsors: 

THE CALIFORNIA ENDOWMENT, THE TRIBAL ALLIANCE OF SOVEREIGN INDIAN NATIONS, CALIFORNIA PROFESSIONAL FIREFIGHTERS, KP PUBLIC AFFAIRS, LUCAS PUBLIC AFFAIRS, PERRY COMMUNICATIONS, WESTERN STATES PETROLEUM ASSOCIATION, PANDORA,THE CALIFORNIA CHANNEL AND THE  CALIFORNIA CENTER FOR CIVIC PARTICIPATION