Under the direction of the Public Policy Committee, AzHHA staff review and analyze policy proposals that affect healthcare providers and the patients they serve. Issue papers are developed to provide background and explain the association's position on key policy priorities. Below are a number of those issue papers. We will develop additional papers as new policy concerns emerge.
Data Report - ED Behavioral Health Wait Times 2012-2014
Psychiatric Boarding Issue Paper
2015 State Budget Issue Paper
2014 AHCCCS Rate Restoration Issue Paper
Medicare Cuts-Enough is Enough
Medicaid Restoration and Expansion
Provider Assessment Issue Paper