Treasurer Dale Folwell

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    Treasurer Dale Folwell Demands Price Transparency

    On Friday, March 20, 2020, State Treasurer Dale Folwell announced his intention to rescue the State Health Plan with price transparency. Carolina Journal’s Julie Havlak reports: With the State Health Plan, Folwell blames inflated prices and “secret contracts” for its financial woes. But his Clear Pricing Project was blocked last year, when…
    Brenee Goforth, March 23, 2020
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    Treasurer Folwell extends SHP deadline

    The second most contentious health care issue in North Carolina this year behind Medicaid expansion is the proposed changes to the State Health Plan. The State Treasurer Dale Folwell and the Board of Trustees for the Plan set out to change the way that the State Health Plan…
    Jordan Roberts, July 23, 2019
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    Former CMS official calls Treasurer’s plan “responsible, generous”

    Legislation has been filed to stop Treasuer Dale Folwell form instituting his proposed changes to the reimbursement model the State Health Plan uses. The battle over how the state’s largest purchaser of healthcare will pay for claims is now making…
    Jordan Roberts, March 5, 2019
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    JLF’s Mitch Kokai Assesses Impact of Treasurer Dale Folwell

    State Treasurer Dale Folwell is doing things a bit differently from his predecessors. Typically, state treasurers are behind-the-scenes managers, but Folwell is very much a public figure. Writing at salisburypost.com, Elizabeth Cook looks at Dale Folwell’s tenure. Since taking office, Folwell has reduced the $700 million a year…
    Donna Martinez, June 12, 2018