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Katie Martin, Vice President

From the desk of ... Katie Martin

Healing with HEAA

May 23, 2018 | Health Care

Supporting the Health Equity and Accountability Act (HEAA) should be a no-brainer. This bill would help eliminate racial and ethnic health and health care disparities. 

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From the desk of ... Stephanie Glover

Taking Stock of the ACA’s Preventive Services Coverage During National Women’s Health Week

Co-author(s): Jessi Leigh Swenson
May 17, 2018 | Health Care

For National Women’s Health Week this year, we’re reminding women of some of the preventive services they can access – without cost sharing – thanks to the ACA. 

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From the desk of ... Alex Baptiste, National Partnership

Paid Sick Days Promote Women’s Health

May 16, 2018

As we mark National Women’s Health Week, it’s important to remember that millions of women cannot earn paid sick days, which would help them care for themselves and their families.

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Sarah Fleisch Fink, General Counsel

From the desk of ... Sarah Fleisch Fink

And Then There Were 10: New Jersey’s New Governor Signs Paid Sick Days Bill Into Law

May 2, 2018

Today, Gov. Phil Murphy signed the Earned Sick and Safe Days Act, making New Jersey the 10th state to enact a paid sick days law and extending the right to earn paid sick days to an additional 1.2 million workers.

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