Healthiest Next Generation Initiative

Every child deserves to grow up healthy. Recognizing that Washington's future depends on the health of our children, Governor Jay Inslee launched an initiative to join with families across the state in making our next generation the healthiest ever.

Washington state receives $21.5 million to tackle opioid epidemic

Gov. Jay Inslee announced today that Washington will receive an additional $21.5 million to support state efforts to combat the opioid crisis.  

Washington ranked the best state to work

ACA-based program gives high-risk patients better care, saves money

2017 legislative session produces major achievements for Washington

Wage increase for state nurses vital to addressing hiring challenges

Inslee statement on protecting Washington women from Trump gag rule

At a visit to the new Spokane Planned Parenthood clinic on Monday, Gov. Jay Inslee met with patients and providers to discuss Washington’s participation in the Title X program if the Trump Administration’s gag rule is finalized. Afterward, he released the following statement: 

Washington awarded nearly $5 million in federal funds to help people affected by the opioid crisis find employment

Gov. Jay Inslee today announced nearly $5 million in new federal grant funds to help Washingtonians affected by opioid use disorder find employment.

Washington launches online tool that lets patients compare prices for medical procedures

Inslee and state legislators condemn Trump attacks on women’s health care

“President Trump’s plan to overhaul the Title X program is an outright assault on the health and autonomy of women across our country and goes against the will of the people who overwhelmingly support Title X.

Inslee announces 5-year plan to shift civil mental health out of big state hospitals in favor of smaller, community-based facilities

Inslee opposes federal proposal aimed at blocking benefits for immigrants

What are hubs and spokes and how can they help fight the opioid epidemic?

New law takes major step in transforming behavioral health care

West Coast governments agree to cooperate on climate change, environment, trade and overdose crisis

The Premier of British Columbia, the governors of Oregon and Washington, and the California secretary for environmental protection, on behalf of the governor of California, met today to mark the 10th anniversary of the Pacific Coast Collaborative (PCC), and identify opportunities to further stren

Productive 2018 Legislature passes big wins for Washington

Inslee statement on unanimous passage of opioid use disorder bill

"I am pleased that the House just unanimously passed

Inslee takes next steps to continue work on opioid crisis

Following up on his executive order in 2016 and 

Inslee creates work group on poverty reduction

Inslee forms subcabinet on mental health and substance abuse

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Health Care