Congress has passed health reform legislation to provide insurance coverage to the uninsured and reform the health care delivery system. To learn more and monitor the national health reform efforts, check out this national advocacy site with the bill, summaries, talking points and other information.
Check out this useful information on the impact of national health care reform on MCH programs.
Check out this site that shows when different aspects of health care reform will occur.
The Public Health Act of 2008, signed into law by Governor Ritter in June, 2008, is still big news in Colorado Public Health as local public health agencies and the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment are still focused on implementation of all of the provisions outlined in the Act. Please visit our Public Health Act Toolkit for resources!