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Sep 16, 2017
Advocates: Transgender patients face barriers to healthcare
Ariel Hart

The report notes that federal rules prohibit discrimination against transgender patients, and it was written as the White House considers changing that rule. The groups that produced the study, Georgians for a Healthy Future,…

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A small group of Senators has derailed recent bipartisan efforts to stabilize the ACA and to continue a critical children’s coverage program (PeachCare for Kids). Instead these senators have been secretly negotiating another way to dismantle Medicaid and the ACA that they now hope to rush it through the Senate and the House by the end of this month before we have a chance to understand its full impacts. We need to take action now! Call Senator Isakson today at 770-661-0999 or 202-224-3643 and ask him to reject the Graham-Cassidy bill and any other bills that cut and cap Medicaid. Don’t know what to say? Here’s some help: ow.ly/KLWO30fgUGS ... See MoreSee Less

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Congress’s attempts to repeal the ACA and dismantle Medicaid are back and we need your help. The newest proposal, called the Graham-Cassidy bill, would gut the Medicaid coverage on which more than 1 million Georgia children rely and would throw Georgians with pre-existing conditions back to a time when they could be charged exorbitant prices for their coverage. Call Sen. Isakson today at 202-224-3643 or 770-661-0999 and tell him to reject this bill and any bill that cuts and caps Medicaid! ... See MoreSee Less

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2017 Policy Priorities

Learn more about Georgians for a Healthy Future’s 2017 Policy Priorities.

How To Get Your Money's Worth From Your Health Insurance 

Once you've signed up for health insurance, it's important you understand how to use it! This video explains how to select a doctor, access preventive services, and budget for future health costs.

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Katherine

Katherine is starting her own photography business while working part-time. She was able to gain affordable coverage with a subsidy through the ACA Marketplace. Under the proposed AHCA Katherine will have to pay more for health insurance and said she will “live in fear of diagnosis.”

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GHF releases new policy brief on barriers to care for transgender Georgians

Nationwide transgender individuals face significant barriers to accessing health care because of their gender identity;…

What to expect in health care as Congress reconvenes

Members of Congress, who have spent much of August in their home districts while on…

GHF welcomes new staff member

GHF is pleased to welcome Jamila Young to our staff. Jamila will serve as GHF’s…