Health Care Cost Transparency Board to meet this week

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Health Care Cost Transparency Board to meet this week

On Wednesday, June 16, the Health Care Cost Transparency Board (HCCTB) will meet on Zoom. During this meeting, the HCCTB will discuss:

  • Historical health care cost growth in Washington State.
  • Economic indicators and use of historical and forecasted growth to create the benchmark.
  • Adjustments to the cost growth benchmark.
  • Input received from the Advisory Committee of Health Care Providers and Carriers, who met in late May.

The board will also hear public comments and consider appointing an additional member for the Advisory Committee on Data Issues.

Meeting details:

Wednesday, June 16
2-4 p.m.
Meet on Zoom (no registration required)

Can I provide public comment or testimony?

Yes. Your input is a crucial part of the HCCTB’s process. Each board meeting will have a designated time for public comment. If you would like to let us know in advance you’ll be speaking, please contact us at You can also submit comments in writing at any time.

Where can I get more information?

Visit our Health Care Cost Transparency Board pages to view meeting materials and learn more about the board’s responsibilities. Learn more about the board by visiting our Board members page.

Live captioning may be available: Communication Access Real-time Transcription (CART) services, or live closed captioning, may be available for this event, on demand. To request this accommodation, please submit a request to as soon as possible. We will make every effort to accommodate this request but cannot guarantee that a CART writer will be available.