National Partnership for Women & Families

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National Partnership Comments on Federal Contractor Pay Secrecy Policies

A letter to the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs from the National Partnership supporting a proposed rule prohibiting federal contractors from retaliating against employees or applicants who discuss compensation.


King v. Burwell: Affordable Coverage for Women at Stake

ISSUE BRIEF | The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear the case King v. Burwell, which will determine whether premium tax credits, as defined by Section 36B of the Internal Revenue Code, may be issued to consumers who purchase health coverage in the federally facilitated marketplace (FFM)


Engaging Patients and Families: How Consumers Value and Use Health IT

Nearly every stakeholder recognizes that greater patient centeredness and patient engagement are essential to the “Triple Aim” of federal health reform: improving care, improving health and reducing cost.


Engaging Patients and Families: How Consumers Value and Use Health IT Audio Press Briefing

Presentation: Mark Savage, Director of Health IT Policy and Programs, National Partnership, Audio Press Briefing, December 10, 2014


Presentation: Engaging Patients and Families: How Consumers Value and Use Health IT

A growing number of consumers are embracing electronic health records (EHRs), and the significant boost in online access to health information is increasing patient engagement in their care. In the last year, more than four in five patients with online access to their health records (86 percent) used their online records at least once – and more than half (55 percent) used them three or more times a year. Those are among the findings from a study released by the National Partnership for Women & Families.


Key Features of a Paid Family and Medical Leave Program that Meets the Needs of Working Families

By the National Partnership and the Center for American Progress | The United States should adopt a paid leave policy that covers all workers and is accessible, comprehensive, affordable and inclusive.


Partnering with Patients and Families: A Guide to Getting Started for Hospitals

Partnering with patients and families is a key strategy for achieving your hospital’s goals, including improving patient experience of care and reducing avoidable hospital readmissions and hospital-acquired infections.


Economic Security Issues for Women and Families on 2014 Midterm Election Campaign Websites

A memo summarizing the results of the National Partnership’s analysis of the campaign websites of all 2014 general election candidates for governor, U.S. Senate and U.S. House of Representatives.


Why the Affordable Care Act Matters For Women: Maintaining Your Health Coverage

Thanks to the Affordable Care Act (ACA), quality health insurance is now more accessible to women and families. More than eight million Americans have signed up for health coverage through health insurance marketplaces since October 2013.


Increasing Access to Health Care for Women and Families: Medicaid Expansion

Prior to the Affordable Care Act (ACA), the cost of health insurance placed a particular burden on lower-income women who needed health care services but often struggled to pay insurance premiums and the out-of-pocket costs of care.


Arkansas Women and the Wage Gap

OCTOBER 2014 | An analysis of what the gender-based wage gap costs Arkansas women and their families.


Texas Women and the Wage Gap

OCTOBER 2014 | An analysis of what the gender-based wage gap costs Texas women and their families.


West Virginia Women and the Wage Gap

OCTOBER 2014 | An analysis of what the gender-based wage gap costs West Virginia women and their families.


Florida Women and the Wage Gap

OCTOBER 2014 | An analysis of what the gender-based wage gap costs Florida women and their families.


Alabama Women and the Wage Gap

OCTOBER 2014 | An analysis of what the gender-based wage gap costs Alabama women and their families.


Virginia Women and the Wage Gap

OCTOBER 2014 | An analysis of what the gender-based wage gap costs Virginia women and their families.


Missouri Women and the Wage Gap

OCTOBER 2014 | An analysis of what the gender-based wage gap costs Missouri women and their families.


New Mexico Women and the Wage Gap

OCTOBER 2014 | An analysis of what the gender-based wage gap costs New Mexico women and their families.


Pennsylvania Women and the Wage Gap

OCTOBER 2014 | An analysis of what the gender-based wage gap costs Pennsylvania women and their families.


Michigan Women and the Wage Gap

OCTOBER 2014 | An analysis of what the gender-based wage gap costs Michigan women and their families.


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