Universal Health Care Commission

The universal health care commission is established to create immediate and impactful changes in the health care access and delivery system in Washington and to prepare the state for the creation of a health care system that provides coverage and access for all Washington residents through a unified financing system once the necessary federal authority has become available.
Board Websitehttps://www.hca.wa.gov/about-hca/who-we-are/universal-health-care-commission
Policy AreaHealth
Governor Appointments7
Total Board Positions7
Statutory AuthorityRCW 41.05.840
Public Disclosure Required?No
Senate Confirmation Required?No
Term Length (years)
Statutory Term Limits3
Member Requirements: The commission consists of 14 members, seven of which are appointed by the Governor.