Monthly Archives: February 2010

National Health Reform is Good For Massachusetts: Jobs and Economic Growth

Earlier this month, an analysis of two studies (pdf) from Harvard and the University of Southern California projected that national health reform would create between 250,000 and 400,000 jobs per year over the next decade – up to 4 million … Continue reading

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Commonwealth’s Compassionate Health Policies for Haitians

With the Chilean earthquake in the news, we want to take a minute to recognize two sensitive, humane steps taken by Governor Patrick and the Connector this month affecting Haitians in Massachusetts and health care. First, the Connector will consider … Continue reading

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Your Weekend Diversion (OMG: We’re Having A Conversation About Health Care!)

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Mon – Thurs 11p / 10c <td style='padding:2px 1px 0px 5px;' colspan='2'Bipartisan Health Care Reform Summit 2010 http://www.thedailyshow.com Daily Show Political Humor

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“Mr. Holland’s Opus” – Connector Board Meeting Report 2/25/10

Yesterday was Patrick Holland’s (Connector CFO) last Connector Board meeting; today is his last day at the Connector. Jay Gonzalez began yesterday’s meeting by recognizing Patrick’s incredible work: “Patrick Holland is one of the reasons the Connector has been as … Continue reading

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National Health Reform is Good For Massachusetts: The Website

Click on the graphic above to go to http://www.NationalHealthReformIsGoodForMA.org, our website to encourage people to contact Massachusetts members of Congress to support health reform. Following today’s summit, which clarified so starkly the stakes involved in the health reform debate, we … Continue reading

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Legislative and Community Oral Health Heroes Honored at the State House

Today in Nurses Hall, Watch Your Mouth and Health Care For All celebrated the 5th Annual Oral Health Heroes Event. Several individuals in the legislature and our communities who have demonstrate outstanding leadership in oral health advocacy and/or a strong … Continue reading

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National Health Reform is Good for Massachusetts: Meet Melissa and Tom

Health Care for All’s Helpline hears from thousands of callers each year that don’t have health insurance because they can’t afford it. The high cost forces people to make decisions between buying food, housing, and paying their bills or purchasing … Continue reading

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