Advisory Committee on Healthcare Innovation and Evaluation (ACHIEV)

Purpose

Advisory Committee on Healthcare Innovation and Evaluation Membership

Industrial Insurance Medical Advisory Committee
Dianna Chamblin, MD. (Chair)
Andrew Friedman, MD.
Stephen Thielke, MD.
Kirk Harmon, MD.
Alternate: TBD
Industrial Insurance Chiropractic Advisory Committee
Clay Bartness, DC.
Ron Wilcox, DC. (Vice-Chair)
Alternate: Malcolm Butler, MD.
Business
John Meier, Employer Resources Northwest
Lisa Vivian, Eberle Vivian, Inc.
Labor
Neil Hartman, WA Building and Trades Council
Lee Thomas, JD, WA State Association for Justice
Alternate: Joe Kendo, WA State Labor Council

The Advisory Committee on Healthcare Innovation and Evaluation (ACHIEV) meets periodically to provide L&I with input and advice related to the provider network and other topics, below. It is a venue for business, labor, and providers to advise on L&I healthcare programs.

The Advisory Committee provides input or advice on:

  • Provide a venue for business, labor, and providers to advise on L&I healthcare programs.
  • Continue monitoring and advise on Provider Network implementation.
  • Finalize rules and policies on Top Tier eligibility and incentives.
  • Review “Risk of Harm” criteria. 
  • Support COHE expansion statewide.
  • Advise on development and piloting of new occupational health best practices.
  • Support self-insured participation in COHEs and/or other healthcare initiatives.
  • Provide updates to the Workers’ Compensation Advisory Committee (WCAC) on reform implementation and other issues.

Meetings scheduled

Oct. 26, 2017, in Beijing Room

Agendas and meeting materials will be posted a week prior to each meeting.

All meetings, unless noted otherwise, are held from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the SeaTac Airport, Port of Seattle - in the Beijing Conference Room, 17801 International Blvd., Seattle, WA 98158.

Get directions to the conference center at SeaTac (www.portseattle.org).

Past ACHIEV (formerly PNAG) Meeting Materials

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  • Expand/collapse July 27, 2017
  • Expand/collapse April 27, 2017
  • Expand/collapse January 26, 2017
  • Expand/collapse October 27, 2016

  • Charter

    Contact

    Cortney Melton
    360-902-5469
    Cortney.Melton@Lni.wa.gov


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