Health Care Legislation

The Health Care Team (thanks to Annette DeMartine) is tracking this year’s health care legislation – targeting those that LWVCO supports (just to highlight a few): SB 24 allows behavioral health providers to participate in loan repayment programs in exchange for practicing in health professional shortage areas. SB 22 puts parameters around new opioid prescriptions, … More Health Care Legislation

It’s Caucus Season!

ATTEND A CAUCUS! Party Caucuses are an original part of GrassRoots Politics Meet  your neighbors and TALK POLITICS! Express your ideas about issues and candidates! Meet Candidates! Ask Questions! Even if you are not “registered” with a party, you can still attend and observe! How to Participate To Confirm your Party Registration and find your … More It’s Caucus Season!

Voter Education and the Behavioral Health Center

At their January 11 meeting, the LWVLC Health Care Team hosted Laurie Stolen, Larimer County Behavioral Health Project Director, for a discussion concerning behavioral health in Larimer County and on-going efforts to educate voters about the ballot measure planned for November 2018. Following are a few key points from the discussion: Educational focus is “Mental … More Voter Education and the Behavioral Health Center