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Nurses, Doctors, Patients to Protest Health Insurers on National Day of Action - June 19th
Date:6/19/2008

begin airing Thursday in Los Angeles and San Francisco. It can also be viewed on the CNA/NNOC website, http://www.calnurses.org.

The protests, the largest related to healthcare in many years, will be extensively covered at the new Guaranteed Healthcare Blog, http://www.GuaranteedHealthcare.org/blog, a project of the Leadership Conference on Guaranteed Healthcare. The Leadership Conference on Guaranteed Healthcare is dedicated to bringing America the benefits of a "Medicare for all," or single-payer healthcare system. These systems, common to most industrialized democracies, replace private insurance corporations, with universal, nonprofit health coverage that allows patients to choose from competing doctors and hospitals.

In addition to the major protest with more than 2,000 participants outside the AHIP conference in San Francisco, additional actions occurred today outside of the offices of health insurance companies, including United Healthcare, CIGNA, Blue Cross Blue Shield, and Humana, in San Antonio, Louisville, Philadelphia, New York, Chicago, Boston, Baltimore, Pittsburgh, Atlanta, St. Louis, and elsewhere. (Click here to see a more detailed list.)

http://www.calnurses.org/assets/pdf/healthcare/june_19_flyer.pdf

The Leadership Conference on Guaranteed Healthcare is composed of California Nurses Association/National Nurses Organizing Committee (CNA/NNOC), Physicians for a National Health Program, Healthcare Now!, and Progressive Democrats of America, working in coalition with the California School Employees Association, the American Medical Students Association, the California Universal Healthcare Organizing Project, the Courage Campaign, United Educators San Francisco, California Alliance of Retired Americans, American
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