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HOUSE INTERIM COMMITTEE ON HEALTH CARE – Inform. Meeting Weds, December 12, 2018

https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2017I1/Downloads/CommitteeAgenda/HHC/2018-12-12-12-00?guid=7ba9c91d-9fbd-0d00-e054-02082091f14b WEDNESDAY December 12, 2018 12:00 P.M. HR 50 Oregon State Capitol 900 Court Street NE, Salem, Oregon 97301 Committee Members: Rep. Mitch Greenlick, Chair Rep. Cedric Hayden, Vice-Chair Rep. Rob Nosse, Vice-Chair Rep. Teresa Alonso Leon Rep. Denyc...
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Hospital Letter Urging Patient to Start ‘Fundraising Effort’ to Pay for Heart Treatment

https://www.commondreams.org/news/2018/11/24/hospital-letter-urging-patient-start-fundraising-effort-pay-heart-treatment-seen-yet Hospital Letter Urging Patient to Start ‘Fundraising Effort’ to Pay for Heart Treatment Seen as Yet Another Reason America Needs Medicare for All “‘You can’t have a heart unless you do GoFundMe for 10K’ is not a just...
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New PNHP Website Goes Online

  November 5, 2018 Dear single-payer supporter, Over the past 30 years, PNHP has built a reputation as a trusted source for evidence-based health policy, information, and tools for single-payer advocates. Each year, nearly half a million visitors access pnhp.org,...
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Medicare for All University

Health Care for All Oregon and PNHP Oregon Activists, The national business group Richard Master, producer of Fix It: Healthcare at the Tipping Point and Big Pharma: Market Failure, is affiliated with has developed a simple website explaining for...
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Ex-UN Secretary General Ban Kimoon Censures US Healthcare

https://www.presstv.com/Detail/2018/09/25/575201/US-healthcare-Trump-Ban-Kimoon  Former United Nations secretary general Ban Ki-moon has denounced the United States’ healthcare system as being “unethical”, “unfair” and outright “wrong.” The South Korean politician said, “Nobody would imagine that there should be so many people – 30 million...
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OREGON LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY – UNIVERSAL ACCESS TO HEALTH CARE WORK GROUP – MEETING SUMMARY

https://www.oregonlegislature.gov/salinas/HealthCareDocuments/Project%20Access%20NOW%20-%20Infographic%20-%202017%20Premium%20Assistance%20Annual%20Report.pdf August 23, 2018 Meeting Summary Dr. Andrew Bindman Report Discussion The work group members introduced themselves. Dr. Bindman introduced himself and his report, A Path to Universal Coverage and Unified Health Care Financing in California. He explained that...
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California Single Payer Proposal – Final Report

https://www.oregonlegislature.gov/salinas/HealthCareDocuments/2.%20California%20Single%20Payer%20Report%20Final.pdf  A PATH TO UNIVERSAL COVERAGE AND UNIFIED HEALTH CARE FINANCING IN CALIFORNIA Executive Summary In March 2017, California Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon appointed a Select Committee on Health Care Delivery Systems and Universal Coverage to identify the best...
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