The HIV Organ Policy Equity, or HOPE, Act represents a positive step forward for sensible HIV and health policy by removing outdated barriers to common-sense procedures for the donation of life-saving organs.
We must institute policies in America that support and assist new mothers who want to breastfeed their babies but can’t afford to take time off or who need counseling through the process.
Under the sequester, Title X could be cut by $15 million, which would significantly impact critical family-planning and reproductive-health services for women nationwide.
Physicians should more widely use shared decision making, which will benefit physicians and patients alike.
An infographic shows how raising the eligibility age would increase health care costs and cause harm to seniors across the country.
Issue Brief This misguided approach would not only undermine the promise of health care and financial security for millions of low- and middle-income seniors but would also increase systemwide health care spending.
Kellan Baker interviews Dr. Claire Pomeroy and Dr. Edward Callahan about improving the health of gay and transgender Americans.
Report The right approach to reduce federal spending on health care is to reduce overall health care costs and modernize the Medicare and Medicaid programs.
Issue Brief Better data collection will help policymakers and advocates better understand and address health disparities affecting the LGBT community.
Video Dr. Christopher Lillis of Doctors for America debunks three of the biggest myths surrounding the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare.
For many people of faith, the fight for health care reform reflects deeply held values that were tested in the political arena and still remain strong.
Issue Brief Transgender health issues and the obstacles that transgender people face in accessing insurance coverage for even the most basic health care needs are widespread and must be addressed.
The idea of transforming Medicare into a voucher program started out unpopular, and is just becoming less so.
Report The move away from fee-for-service payments is gaining momentum as insurance payers, health care providers, and consumers recognize that the system simply doesn’t work—either from a cost or quality perspective.
The number of uninsured Americans drops for the first time in four years but even greater gains are to come when the health law is fully in place.