Health Policy Committee

Health Policy Committee

The Health Policy Committee develops and supports policies and programs that improve health outcomes and reduce overall healthcare costs for employers and employees. Specifically, our committee seeks to focus strategically on the following areas:

  • Prevention and Wellness: Continue to help employers start or improve wellness programs and offerings as a long term cost containment strategy.
  • Health Care Law Implementation (Covered CA for Small Business): Promote increased access, quality, and cost controls while minimizing burdens on employers in health care reform implementation.
  • Promote innovation in growth areas: Advocate for policies that help healthcare providers, biotech companies, genomics companies and research institutions innovate

 

Co-chairs

Brenda Taussig, El Camino Hospital

Kerstin Aiello, Synopsys

Member Company Participants

  • Amgen
  • Blach Construction
  • Blue Shield California
  • Brocade
  • Cisco
  • City National Bank
  • Deloitte & Touche
  • eHealth, Inc.
  • El Camino Hospital
  • Genentech
  • Gilead Sciences
  • Infinera
  • Intel Corporation
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Lam Research
  • Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
  • Palo Alto Medical Foundation
  • Santa Clara University
  • Sequoia Hospital
  • Stanford Healthcare
  • Stanford University
  • Synopsys, Inc.
  • Synnex Coporation
  • Restore Health
  • The Health Trust
  • Varian Medical Systems
  • Voom Wellness