Press Release, State Efforts
USofCare applauds passage of Oregon’s HB 4035
United States of Care (USofCare) today applauded the passage of a bill (HB 4035) by the Oregon Legislature which will ensure Oregonians can continue to access affordable health care after the federal Public Health Emergency (PHE) ends. USofCare worked with a diverse coalition of consumers, patients, clinicians, and advocates who supported legislative champions to pass HB 4035.
News & Updates, Virtual Care
United States of Care responds to the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy’s RFI on Strengthening Community Health Through Technology
United States of Care is pleased to submit the following comments in response to the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy’s Request for Information (RFI) on Strengthening Community Health Through Technology. Our comments will focus on areas 2, 6, and 7 of the RFI.
CMMI, Federal Efforts, News & Updates
United States of Care Statement on CMS Innovation Center’s Announcement on Future of Payment Reform Models
Washington, D.C. — Today, United States of Care (USofCare), a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization working to ensure everyone has access to…
United States of Care Announces $8 million gift from MacKenzie Scott
Washington, D.C. — United States of Care (USofCare) today announced author and philanthropist MacKenzie Scott has gifted the nonpartisan nonprofit its largest donation to date. Scott’s $8 million donation affirms USofCare’s position as an organization that will continue to lead in health care by improving equity, access, and centering people in every discussion.
COVID-19, Virtual Care
Virtual Care: From A Pediatric Physical Therapist’s Perspective
In this second installment of our virtual care blog series, Virtual Care: From A People’s Perspective, Voices of Real Life member and pediatric physical therapist Summer Moss, PT DPT shares her virtual care experiences
Public Option, State Efforts
United States of Care submits testimony in support of Oregon’s HB 4035
On February 9, Liz Hagan, Director of Policy Solutions at USofCare, and Caitlin Westerson, State External Affairs and Partnerships Director at USofCare, submitted testimony in support of HB 4035 during an Oregon House Committee on Health Care public hearing.
Press Release, Public Option
United States of Care Supports Colorado’s Section 1332 Waiver Amendment to Support Colorado Option Implementation
United States of Care last week submitted a comment in support of Colorado’s application to amend its existing Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services State Innovation Waiver (often called a ‘1332 waiver’) to further implement the Colorado Option.
Dependable Coverage, Health Care Costs
January 25 Virtual Event: Measuring our progress on enrollment
CMMI, Federal Efforts
January 19 Virtual Event: The Future of the CMS Innovation Center