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clientuploads/Council Icons/HC.pngThe Health Care Council advocates for policies that ensure responsible health care reform implementation, strengthen our County’s health care safety net and promote healthier lifestyles.





Meet the New HHS Region 9 Director, Melissa Stafford Jones

Monday, July 20
**Please note special date
10 - 11:30 a.m.


Appointed at the end of 2014, Melissa Stafford Jones now serves as the new Region 9 director for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), covering the west coast, including California, Arizona, Nevada and Hawaii. Join us for an introductory meeting with Stafford Jones in her new role as our key representative on national health and social service issues, including implementation of the Affordable Care Act.

Prior to her appointment as Regional Director, Stafford Jones was president & CEO of the California Association of Public Hospitals and Health Systems and regional vice president of the Hospital Council of Northern and Central California.

L.A. Area Chamber
350 S. Bixel St.
Los Angeles, CA 90017
Click here for directions to the Chamber 

January Agenda, Presentation                             
February Agenda, Presentation
April Agenda
June Agenda

View past meeting information


Watch videos from Covered California on the Affordable Care Act

From the Director of Covered California AB 880 - Health Care Tax that Doesn't Add Up
Questions about Covered California Small Business Health Care Tax Credit


This council meets most first Fridays of the month, 10-11:30 a.m. Meetings will  be at the L.A. Area Chamber.

DATE Jan. 22 Feb. 6 April 3 June 5 July 3 Aug. 7 Sept. 4 Nov. 6
LOCATION Chamber Chamber Chamber Chamber Chamber Chamber Chamber Chamber