Representatives Sirota and Jaquez Lewis,
bill sponsors, presented House Bill 19-1176 to the committee. The
bill creates the Health Care Cost Analysis Task Force in the Department
of Health Care Policy and Financing (HCPF) to analyze and compare methods
of financing health care in Colorado. The task force must select
a contract analyst to provide a detailed analysis of three health care
financing systems and deliver a final report to the General Assembly.
Witness testimony on the bill was heard during the March 20, 2019, Health
and Insurance Committee meeting.