National Conference Call for State Health Care Justice Leaders
hosted by the
Universal Health Care Action Network (UHCAN)

May 14, 2019

How do other justice movements see Medicare for All?

How do sexual and reproductive rights fit into the future of the U.S. health care system? – Adam Sonfield, Senior Policy Manager, Guttmacher Institute, @Guttmacher

     US Health Care Proposals: How They Address Sexual and Reproductive Health Care (Adam Sonfield & Leah Keller, Guttmacher Institute, 4/12/19)

How is ‘Medicare for All’ playing out inside the labor movement? – Mark Dudzic, National Coordinator, Labor Campaign for Single Payer, @LaborforSPayer

Medicare for All Movement builds local political pressure for national legislation – Melinda St. Louis, Director, Public Citizen’s Medicare-for-All Campaign, @MelindaPubCit

     Medicare for All Resolutions Campaign

DOJ proposes rule related to public charge and deportation – Renato Rocha, Policy Analyst, Center for Law and Social Policy, @RenRRoc

   Public Charge and Deportation FAQ (Protecting Immigrant Families Campaign)

   Sign up for action alerts on Public Charge HERE

Trump Administration’s refusal of care rule authorizes discrimination – Constance Magoulias, MD, family physician in Cleveland, Ohio

Overview of Medicaid buy-in and public option bills in states – Liz Hagan, Senior Policy Manager, United States of Care, @USofCare

   State Action on Medicaid and other State Buy-in Initiatives (United States of Care)

Counterattacks on Medicaid expansion across the country – Jesse Cross-Call, Senior Policy Analysis, Center on Budget and Policy Analysis, @jcrosscall

Prescription drugs: Push for Medicare to negotiate prices gaining momentum – Claire McAndrew, Director of Campaigns and Partnerships, Families USA, @FamiliesUSA

   Reining in High Prescription Drug Prices: What Families Need from Congress (Coalition for Fair Drug Prices)

Voices of Health Care Promotes Advocacy by People with Serious Medical Conditions
Laura Packard, Voices of Healthcare

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