Colorado Health Care Association
Director of Governmental Affairs
August 2012 — Present
Monitor all regulatory meetings that directly affect long term care public policy, skilled nursing facilities and assisted living facilities throughout Colorado. Work directly with the CEO and contract lobbyists to evaluate possible policy implications for Association members. Analyze statutes and regulations regarding state and federal fiscal matters. Communicate CHCA's position on all governmental and legislative matters to policy-makers and community. Research topics relevant to the Association and track current trends and issues in state and federal health care policy. Compose in-depth summaries and analysis on complex issues involving Medicare, Medicaid, Affordable Care Act, and other intricate laws and legislation.