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Health Care Justice North Carolina supports privately delivered, publicly funded, expanded, and improved Medicare for all.
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HCJ - NC welcomes Dr. Margaret Flowers
Dr. Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese with members of Health Care Justice - NC. For more details on Dr. Flowers' May 22 visit, click here.
HCJ - NC welcomes PNHP president Dr. Carol Paris
Workshop participants discuss how to answer difficult questions about "Medicare for all." For more details on Dr. Paris' April 2 visit, click here.
PNHP past-president Dr. Zarr spoke on single payer
On March 9, 2017, Dr. Robert Zarr, immediate past president of PNHP, gave a resounding presentation in Charlotte titled, "Truth, Clarity, and Demand: A physician's proposal to bring equity and sanity to our healthcare nightmare." Over 150 members and guests enjoyed seeing his convincing slides and participating in a very informative discussion on the benefits of a single-payer system.
Obamacare is flawed, but there is a solution
On May 5, 2016, the Working Group on Single-Payer Program Design published Beyond the Affordable Care Act: A Physicians’ Proposal for Single-Payer Health Care Reform. This document establishes the vision, principles, and general structure of what single payer health care would look like in the U.S. Click here to read a related op-ed from our chair, Dr. Jessica Schorr Saxe, in the Charlotte Observer.