Legislative Day 2020

The 2020 Washington State Legislative Session was the second ever AIHC Tribal and Urban Indian Health Program Legislative Day, held on January 14. Representatives from Tribes, both UIHP and AIHC staff and consultants visited 68 legislators to ask them to support our Legislative Priorities for 2020! 


“Generational clarity is not just understanding
the historical trauma in the lives of
individuals and communities.

It is also understanding the strengths and
values that the communities have..."
Stephen Kutz,
Chair of American Indian Health Commission

The Washington Indian Health
Care Improvement Act (HB 5415)

signed by Governor Inslee on Tuesday May 7th!

The American Indian Health Commission
(AIHC) for Washington State

is a Tribally-driven non-profit organization with a mission of improving health
outcomes for American Indians and Alaska Natives (AI/AN) through a health
policy focus at the Washington State level. AIHC works on behalf of the 29
federally-recognized Indian Tribes and two Urban Indian Health Organizations
(UIHOs) in the state.






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See how our 2019 efforts went and find out what we will be working on for the 2020 session


Learn About Our Upcoming Events


January 22, 2020
  • Roundtable:MCO/ASO contracts | January 22, 2020  9:00 am - 10:30 am
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  • Tribal Centric Behavioral Health Advisory Board | January 22, 2020  10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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    Tribal Evaluation and Treatment Facility

    Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.


    </A>You can also dial in using your phone. United States: +1 (312) 757-3121
    Access Code: 315-124-685

January 27, 2020
  • ATNI Fall Conference | January 27, 2020 - January 30, 2020  
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