UHCAN – Universal Health Care Action NetworkOver 20 years fighting for health care justice: affordable, comprehensive health care for all!
Metro NY Health Care for All Campaign (2010)
Cleveland, OH medical students (2015)
Moral Mondays/North Carolina NAACP (2014)
National Calls & Alerts
What does 2016 look like for the fight for HEALTH EQUITY and RACIAL JUSTICE? – Sinsi Hernandez, Health Equity Project Director, Families USA
What does 2016 look like for WOMEN’S HEALTH and REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS? – Gretchen Borchelt, Acting Director, Women’s Health and Reproductive Rights at National Women’s Law Center . . .read more
Latest bad news from the health care industrial complex:
Pfizer inversion is a perversion
Frank Clemente, Executive Director, Americans for Tax Fairness
Mark Hannay, Executive Director, Metro NY Health Care for All
Report from Congress
Cathy Hurwit, Office of Rep. Jan Schakowsky
The ‘Casino Effect’ on Your Health Insurance Rates
Wendell Potter, former CIGNA executive turned whistleblower writes about the health care industry and health reform
News and Links
Did you know that prior to 2003 with passage of Part D for Medicare, the federal government saved money by negotiating discounts for prescription drugs for beneficiaries of both Medicaid and Medicare?! Wendell Potter explains all this and more in this post.read more
Who’s Calling the Shots in State Politics?
This article from the Center for Public Integrity lists the top five entities lobbying in each state and many are major health care industry players. Check out who is calling the shots in your state!
[CONNECTICUT] Here’s Why You Should Be Concerned if Anthem and Cigna Merge
[Massachusetts] AG warns maker on hepatitis drug costs
[CALIFORNIA] Centene/Health Net Executives Answer to Regulators, Consumer Advocates and the Publicread more