Your partnership will help the fight to expand Medicaid for over 600,000 Tar Heels and protect North Carolinians from legislation which could undermine critical safeguards that ensure all people can access quality care and coverage.
We desperately need people like you to make calls, write postcards, and show up at the NC General Assembly when the time comes. To volunteer as a rapid responder, please sign up here.
This year, the Health Advocacy Project continued its efforts to expand Medicaid in through advocacy efforts and its Close the Gap NC voting campaign, encouraging voters and advocates to engage in the 2018 election with a focus on health care issues.
Our Health Advocacy Project team offered much-needed analysis and expertise on open enrollment and the Trump administration’s harmful “short-term” health benefit plans that aim to increase premiums for North Carolinians in need of real coverage.
The Affordable Care Act may be safe – for now – but the work never stops, and our experts called for our own state lawmakers to take action to limit the damage efforts such as these cause to our insurance market and state