2018 Legislative Policy Agenda

2018 is shaping up to be a critical year for both health care providers and all Alaskans in terms of state policymaking. In the face of these challenges, ASHNHA’s goal is to have a sustainable health care system in the near term and to support the transformation of the health care system over the long term. Download ASHNHA’s Policy Agenda for 2018.

Policy Priorities for 2018

  • Maintain hospital and nursing home financial stability by safeguarding fair reimbursement
  • Advocate for legislative solutions to address workplace violence
  • Preserve access to healthcare and coverage
  • Support innovative care models that work to transform payment and delivery systems
  • Combat opioid and heroin abuse
  • Support regulatory relief for hospitals and nursing homes

Policy Briefing Papers