Healthy California for All Commission to hold inaugural meeting Jan. 27

SACRAMENTO – The Healthy California for All Commission will hold its first meeting Jan. 27, beginning its work to develop a plan for advancing progress toward achieving a health care delivery system for California that provides coverage and access through a unified financing system, including, but not limited to a single-payer financing system.

The commission’s 13 voting members include California Health and Human Services Secretary Mark Ghaly, eight gubernatorial appointees and four legislative appointees. There are also five ex-officio, non-voting members.

At the first meeting, commission members will consider the history of health reform in California and take stock of health care in the state today.

The meeting will take place beginning at 10 a.m. in the East End Complex Auditorium, 1500 Capitol Ave., Sacramento.

The commission’s agenda is here.

More information is available on the Healthy California for All website.