Resources and information published by Community Health Network of Washington
2013 Legislative Agenda
During this legislative session, Community Health Network of Washington will be focusing advocacy efforts on two primary legislative priorities: Securing the Full Medicaid Expansion to 138% FPL and Raising Revenue to Protect Existing Health Care Safety Net Programs. To learn more about these priorities, please read our full Legislative Agenda.
2012 Briefing Papers
- Community Health Centers: Economic Engines in Local Communities
- Community Health Centers: Patient‐Centered Medical Homes
- Community Health Centers: Workforce Innovators
Resources and information published by community partners
Medicaid Expansion Fact Sheet - Created by the Healthy Washington Coalition to demonstrate this significant health and financial benefits of expanding Medicaid to 138% FPL. It is the clear choice for Washington State.
Medicaid Expansion InfoGraphic - Created by the Washington State Budget and Policy Center to illustrate the fiscal and health impacts of expanding Medicaid to 138% FPL.
Cuts on the Rise, Health on the Decline - Policy Brief by the Washington Budget and Policy Center that details the impact of 3 years of cuts on the health care safety net.
Community Health Centers: A Primer for State Legislators - National Council for State Legislatures - Video about the essential services that Community Health Centers provide in communities of need.
Annual reports of the outcomes of the joint legislative priorities of the Community Health Network of Washington and Washington Association of Community and Migrant Health Centers (2012, 2010, 2009, 2008)
Economic Impact of Washington's Community Health Center System (6/09)