CHOICE Updates
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Improving community health in Central Western Washington through the collective planning and action of health care leaders.
CHOICE Navigator Network starts strong for Open Enrollment 4
Beginning on November 1, CHOICE's Navigators across the seven-county Central Western Washington region have been assisting with health insurance enrollments for Qualified Health Plans through the Washington Health Benefit Exchange. New this year are three dental plan options for those enrolling in a Qualified Health Plan, and the addition of Quality Ratings for 2017 health plans

CHOICE's Navigators are especially increasing their outreach and education efforts to help consumers understand their options for financial and physical health. This outreach is generously supported across the region by Molina Healthcare, and in Grays Harbor County by the Grays Harbor Community Foundation 
Youth Marijuana Prevention & Education Program takes action in the community
CHOICE's prevention program partners have been combatting misconceptions about marijuana use and the relevant laws. In addition to distributing educational newspaper inserts, the team has been holding educational sessions and handing out lock boxes to local families. Read more >>>
Cascade Pacific Action Alliance learns from Medicaid reform efforts in other states
At the November 10 Council Meeting, CPAA members heard from Dr. Bruce Goldberg about how Medicaid reform efforts have played out in other states. Together, the group explored how some of the lessons learned can help inform the work of the CPAA as Washington State prepares for its own Medicaid transformationRead more>>>
CHOICE Executive Director receives honorable mention from Thurston Chamber
The Thurston County Chamber of Commerce recently announced its 2016 honorees for Boss of the Year. Over 40 nominations were narrowed down to three honorees and three honorable mentions. Our very own Winfried Danke was one of those three honorable mentions! Congratulations Winfried, and all the other honored bosses! 
Winfried Danke,
Executive Director

Contact Us
Phone: (360) 539-7576
Fax: (360) 943-1164
1217 4th Ave. E, Suite 200
Olympia, WA 98506

Upcoming Events:

CPAA Regional Council Meeting
December 8

Health Insurance Happy Hour at Forrey's Forza
December 16

Baby Day at Thurston Co. Food Bank
December 20

CHOICE Office Closed
Happy Holidays!
December 26

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CHOICE Regional Health Network is a nonprofit collaborative of health care leaders in the five-county region of Grays Harbor, Lewis, Mason, Pacific, and Thurston counties. For 20 years CHOICE has worked towards better health for everyone at less cost.
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