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Improving Health Coverage for Americans with Disabilities

Options for Health Care Reform -Jeff Crowley

Brief prepared by Jeff Crowley, Georgetown University and O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law

pdf File health coverage policy options.pdf [download]


Baucus White Paper on 2009 Health Care Reform

Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus' (D-MT) vision for comprehensive health care reform in 2009

pdf File Baucus whitepaper 11 14 08.pdf [download]


Comparison of 2008 Presidential Candidates Positions on Health Care

pdf File mccain-obama-comparison-report.pdf [download]


CCD Medicare Recommendtaions to Finance Committee

CCD letter to Finance Committee containing Medicare and Medicaid recommendations for inclusion in Medicare bill to address physician payments

DOC File ccd medicare letter 11.29.07.DOC [download]


Disability Provisions in House version of SCHIP bill

Summary of Medicare and Medicaid Disability Provisions in House SCHIP bill (CHAMP Act)

pdf File CHAMP-Act-Disability-Provisions090407.pdf [download]


Medicare 2-year Waiting Period Report

Study by the Medicare Rights Center that followed individuals during 2 year waiting for Medicare.

pdf File medicare waiting period report 05.07.pdf [download]


Harkin Introduces Bill to Improve Medical Access for People with Disabilities

Senator Harkin's press statement upon introducing the Promoting Wellness for Individuals with Disabilities Act.



Senator Harkin Reintroduces Promoting Wellness for Individuals with Disabilities Act

Senator Harkin's floor statement.



Newborn Screening ACTion Sheets



People with Disabilities are Less Healthy than those without Disabilities

New Report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Health of People with Disabilities.

pdf File cdc chartbook press release 092806.pdf [download]


Disability and Health State Chartbook 2006: Profiles of Health for Adults with Disabilities

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has published a report of state-level data on the number of people with disabilities and the wide range of health differences that exist between people with disabilities and those without.



Family Opportunity Act of 2005

Summary of the major provisions of the FOA.

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