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Universal Health Care Work Group

In 2019, the Washington State Legislature directed Health Care Authority (HCA) to convene a work group study. The purpose of the study was to provide recommendations to the Legislature on how to create, implement, maintain, and fund a universal health care system.

Universal Health Care Work Group legislative reports

Members

Universal Health Care Work Group members were selected to serve based on their experiences, perspectives, and role in health care. Learn more about the members by viewing the roster.

Charter

Review the charter to learn about the work group, the charge of the work group and their roles and responsibilities, meeting guidelines, and more.

Past meetings and materials

The Universal Health Care Work Group held their last meeting on December 9, 2020. See below to view past meeting materials and videos.

Date

Time

Location

Materials

Additional information
Wednesday, December 9 1-4 p.m. Meeting was held virtually

Public comments:

Thursday, October 29 1-4 p.m. Meeting was held virtually

Resources

Public comments:

Wednesday, October 7 1-4 p.m. Meeting was held virtually
Wednesday, September 16 1-4 p.m. Meeting was held virtually
Tuesday, August 25 1-4 p.m. Meeting was held virtually
Wednesday, June 24 1-4 p.m. Meeting was held virtually
Wednesday, April 22 1-5 p.m. CANCELED This meeting was canceled.  
Friday, February 7 1-5 p.m. Thurston County Fairgrounds
Thurston Expo Center
3054 Carpenter Road SE
Lacey, WA 98503

Date

Time

Location

Materials

Additional information
Monday, December 9 1-5 p.m. Legislative Building, Columbia Room (Room 119)
416 Sid Snyder Avenue SW
Olympia, WA 98501

Friday, September 20

1-5 p.m.

Legislative Building, Columbia Room (Room 119)
416 Sid Snyder Avenue SW
Olympia, WA 98501

Public comment

All Universal Health Care Work Group meetings were public meetings, and members of the public were welcomed and encouraged to share input with the work group. View our public comment summary to view all public comments.

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