2011 Maine AllCare Testimony – Groups support new study about single payer health care

Groups support new study about single payer health care A bill introduced by Rep. Paulette Beaudoin, D-Biddeford received unanimous favorable public comments by numerous organizations including Maine AllCare, AFL-CIO, Maine People’s Alliance and the National Association of Social Workers. Dr. Phil Caper, Vice Chairman of Maine AllCare, an organization formed exclusively to promote universal, high quality and affordable health care for the people of Maine, testified on...

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Testimony by William C. Hsiao, PhD, FSA Harvard School of Public Health

Before the Joint Select Committee on Health Care Reform State House, Augusta, Maine October 19, 2010 10:30 AM In the late 1980’s, Taiwan, with its 20 million people, was faced with a similar set of problems to those that are confronting the USA and Maine today. Many Taiwanese had no health insurance, rapid health cost inflation put the existing health insurance plans and patients under heavy financial...

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2010 Maine AllCare Testimony

Joint Select Committee on Health Reform State House, Augusta, Maine October 19, 2010 11:00 AM Philip CaperI am Dr. Philip Caper. I am accompanied by Alice Knapp. I have spent my career trying to improve the health care system that serves the American people. We are here today representing Maine AllCare. Maine AllCare is dedicated to promoting universal, high quality and affordable health care for the people...

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