The Kentucky Hospitals' Circle of Friends Political Action Committee (PAC) is currently distributing checks to Kentucky legislators throughout the state.
The PAC has become a driving force in educating and advising lawmakers about health care legislation that affects Kentucky's hospitals and the communities they serve.
Pictured are Representative Larry Brown (left), who met with Highlands Regional Medical Center Chief Executive Offer Bud Warman (right) at the hospital.
KHA's priority legislation, SB 20, addresses the need for a Medicaid managed care organization (MCO) appeals process. Nina Eisner, CEO of Ridge Behavioral Health System in Lexington, testified before the Senate Health and Welfare Committee on January 13 and gave examples of why this legislation is desperately needed.
On Wednesday, June 18, the Interim Joint Committee on Health and Welfare will meet in Frankfort at 10:00 a.m. (ET). The agenda includes:
KHA staff will be in attendance at the meeting. For further information, contact Sarah S. Nicholson at KHA (502-426-6220 or 800-945-4542 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org).
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