Maine AllCare News

Updates on LD 590 and other Maine bills

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On May 9, 2023, the Joint Standing Committee for Health Coverage, Insurance and Financial Services of the Maine Legislature held a public hearing on a slate of bills related to health care reform. We have . . . read more »

Report on April 23 statewide meeting

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It was great to see people’s faces, hear their questions and comments, and feel the energy they brought to our first statewide, virtual meeting on April 23. If you weren’t able to attend, below you’ll . . . read more »

March 2023 Newsletter

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Rural health care: Essential and at risk Maine is the most rural state in the nation. Almost two-thirds of Maine residents live in rural areas, and 11 of 16 counties are considered rural, according to . . . read more »

February 2023 Newsletter

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Racial Justice and Universal Health Care “We have a long way to go to eliminate the racial inequities in health care. But a necessary first step is comprehensive coverage for everybody in the U.S., regardless of . . . read more »

Universal health care and racial justice

The history of health care in the United States, and our decades-long quest for universal health care, are intertwined with racial justice. This February we explore where we are, where we’ve been, and how we . . . read more »