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Register Now for Our Upcoming October 31 Affordability Summit


The cost of healthcare is a growing crisis that is harming individuals and families, businesses and the U.S. economy. Join national and local leaders October 31, 2018 at the SeaTac Conference Center for a thought–provoking discussion about the road to affordable health care and what we can do about it here in Washington state. To register, click here.

Featured Speakers

Linda Brady, ACO Portfolio
Manager, The Boeing Company

Niall Brennan, President and Executive Director, Health Care Cost Institute (HCCI)

Dave Chase, Co-founder of the Health Rosetta and author of “The CEO’s Guide to Restoring the
American Dream: How to Deliver World Class Healthcare to Your Employees at Half the Cost”

Michael Cochran, Senior
Manager, Global Benefits, The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Ron Crawford, VP, Benefits,
Starbucks Coffee Company

Eliot Fishman, Ph.D., Senior
Director of Health Policy, Families USA

Sonja Kellen, Director of Global Health & Wellness, Microsoft

Robert Mecklenburg, MD,
Medical Director, Center for Health Care Solutions at Virginia Mason

Senator Patty Murray
(Invited) United States Senate

Mich’l Needham, Chief Policy Officer, WA State Health Care Authority

Drew Oliveira, MD,
Executive Medical Director, Regence WA/Cambia Health Solutions

Peter Rutherford, MD, Chief Executive Officer, Confluence Health

Sara Rutherford,
Quality Program Manager, Eastside Health Network

Mika N. Sinanan, MD, PhD
Medical Director of Contracting and Value-Based Care, UW Medicine

Joe Smith, VP, Marketing Sales
and Business Development, Kaiser Permanente Washington

Staci West, Director of Provider
Network Management and Solutions, Premera Blue Cross.