Health Reform: What's Happening, What's Next and What it Means to You
Well, it's settled. With President Obama reelected and the Supreme Court upholding the Affordable Care Act, health reform is definitely moving forward. But what's happening in your state? How can you get involved in how health reform is implemented in your state and make sure it addresses the needs of all our kids?
Now there's a great new resource to help you stay in the know. Our partner KidsWell’s newly designed website provides state-by-state summaries on health care implementation and campaigns impacting children’s health. You can start checking out what's happening in your state at kidswellcampaign.org.
You'll find great resources like:
- An interactive map where you can find out the latest implementation process by clicking on the state of your choice http://kidswellcampaign.org/State-By-State-Health-Care-Reform-Profiles
- Access to colorful maps that show national snapshots on health reform activity, which can also be downloaded http://kidswellcampaign.org/National-Health-Care-Reform-Implementation-Snapshots
- Weekly health reform highlights http://kidswellcampaign.org/Weekly-Update-of-Health-Care-Reforms-Impacting-Children
- The “Health Reform Hub”, a new and powerful health care reform search tool http://kidswellcampaign.org/search-health-care-reform-activity
Knowledge is power! Make sure moms and dads aren't left out of the conversation about affordable and secure healthcare in your state. Check out these great resources and get involved!