Category Archives: HCFA

If You’re Seeing This Blog, Change Your Bookmark. Please

We’ve moved a few feet over, and you should follow us there. We’re no longer at blog.hcfama.org. Our shiny new home is at hcfama.org/blog. If you’re seeing this post, you need to update your favorites or bookmarks or what you … Continue reading

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Changes coming to A Healthy Blog and Our Website (hcfama.org)

Friends, changes are coming to this very blog and hcfama.org. We are completely revamping our website. We’ll have a whole new look and feel and we’ll be making it a lot easier to get involved with our community organizing team, … Continue reading

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Give the gift of health this holiday season!

As we approach the last days of 2013, please consider making a donation to Health Care For All. Below are the ways that you can support our efforts to ensure that everybody has high quality, affordable health care. What better … Continue reading

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Out Today: Everything You Always Wanted To Know About ACA Implementation in MA

It’s re-re-reforming reform. A part II sequel, like Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in Paradise. (We’re not going to say Attack of the Clones). What it is an updated, comprehensive, readable, understandable guide to all the changes happening to … Continue reading

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Congratulations to Rebekah Gewirtz, New MPHA Executive Director

HCFA congratulates Rebekah Gewirtz, who was named yesterday as the head of the Mass Public Health Association. Rebekah has been a long-time friend and ally of HCFA through her work with the state Association of Social Workers. She’s been an … Continue reading

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Going Door-To-Door for the Affordable Care Act: Notes from the Field

“I’m from Health Care For All and I’m not selling anything.” We’ve lost count of how many times we’ve used this line to start a conversation about the Affordable Care Act. We often find ourselves exclaiming to people outside of … Continue reading

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A National Day of Giving

Today is Giving Tuesday, an opportunity to step back from the barrage of Black Friday and Cyber Monday and reconsider how we can help those in need. We at HCFA, with the generosity of our supporters, are able to help individuals and … Continue reading

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Enroll America Reports on Massachusetts Health Reform Education Campaign

Enroll America is the national non-profit working to to maximize the number of uninsured Americans who enroll in health coverage made available by the Affordable Care Act. They are focusing on states with the highest numbers of uninsured, as you … Continue reading

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Cost Trends Hearing 2013 Looks At State’s Health Ecosystem

Last week the Health Policy Commission (HPC) held the annual health care cost trends hearing. Chapter 224 transferred the responsibility to conduct the hearing to the HPC, in coordination with the Office of the Attorney General and Center for Health … Continue reading

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Supporting our Heroes

As our news is filled with more details about the Navy Yard shooter, Health Care For All is convening the first coalition conversations with our newest policy effort.  We are calling our new coalition MASH (Massachusetts Alliance to Support Heroes), … Continue reading

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