Join Arizona healthcare professionals at the 2024 Winter State of the State in Scottsdale to learn about the latest news on Arizona managed care from a panel of experts including the Publisher of The Hertel Report Jim Hammond. Enjoy breakfast and networking before a full morning conference featuring the latest news, data and trends relevant to our competitive and evolving healthcare landscape.

The conference includes The Hertel Report’s curated collection of the top healthcare stories, along with data, discussion and policy insight about Arizona’s busiest market segments:

  • Medicare Advantage
  • Marketplace
  • AHCCCS/Medicaid
  • Value-Based Care – ACOs, APMs

The Scottsdale conference includes everything you have come to expect from the State of the State, breakfast, a full conference program, data reference pages and a directory to support post-conference networking.



Moderated by Jim Hammond

Publisher of The Hertel Report

Medicare Enrollment

Paul Rose, Managing Partner
Western Asset Protection

Medicare Trends & Priorities
Dana Marie Kennedy, State Director
AARP – Arizona

Transforming Healthcare in Arizona
Jenn Barrett, VP of Behavioral Health Transformation
Arizona Council of Human Service Providers

Arizona Medicaid – AHCCCS Update
A representative from the Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS) Office of the Director


What: 2024 Winter State of the State

When: Friday, February 16, 2024

  • 7am Networking & Breakfast
  • 8-10:30am Conference Program

Where: Orange Tree Resort, Scottsdale

Cost: $235 for AZPHA Members



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