In yesterday’s meeting of the California Health Benefit Exchange, Executive Director Peter Lee laid out the Board’s work plan for the next 6 months, which includes several “landscape sessions” where the Board will engage a broad array of stakeholders in in-depth discussions on specific topics. Lee’s complete presentation can be accessed here but in brief, the Board plans to wrestle with a number of topics with a few deadlines in mind:
February Board Meeting: Landscape for Delivery Reform
March Board Meeting: Outreach and Assistance Landscape Discussion (NOTE – this meeting will be held in Fresno)
April Board Meeting: Discussion on Basic Health Plan,
May Board Meeting: Presentations on a number of issues that the Board will make decisions on in June in preparation for Level II Grant submission and other work.
June Board Meeting: Decisions related to Level II Grant.
June 29: Submission of Level II Grant Application
July and August: Polices related to QHP and Assisters/Navigators and preparation for release of solicitations.
Fall 2012: Release solicitation for plans
Yesterday’s meeting was the first of the “landscape discussions”, focused on delivery reform. All of the presentations and handouts are available on the Exchange website.