Health Insurance Whistleblower Urges Obama Health Chiefs to Join Him at Free Urban Health Care 'Expedition' in L.A. Stadium
...d Consumer Watchdog.
"We increasingly hear from newly jobless people desperate because they can't afford to buy commercial health care, and not destitute
enough to qualify for public aid," said Dugan. "Many must choose between health care and their mortgage, and may lose both. It's a disgrace that volun...
Bentley University Presents Fifth Annual Bentley Leadership Forum, in Cooperation With TIME
...an. Dedicated to addressing health inequities and social injustice, Dahl and
her colleagues at PIH have worked together to bring health care to the destitute
sick, beginning with a few small villages in Haiti's Central Plateau and expanding to Peru, Mexico, Guatemala, Russia, the urban United States, Rwanda...
Obama Health Plan Not Likely to Embrace Long Term Care, Industry Leader Says
...r when the total costs became clear."
Help with long term care expenses isn't likely to expand beyond the limited amount currently offered to destitute
individuals through Medicaid, administered by the states. Medicare does not cover long term care expenses, though many Americans mistakenly assume it ...
Community Unites for Physicians for Human Rights Town Meeting on Global AIDS and Human Rights on December 8
...e goal of these partnerships is neither charity nor development, but rather "pragmatic solidarity" -- a commitment to struggle alongside the destitute
sick against the economic and political structures that cause and perpetuate poverty and illness. See our website, www.pih.org , for more information...
HOE Ministries Gives New Hope to Orphans in Ethiopia : Hope For Orphans of Ethiopia Organization to Build Greater Awareness and Solutions to the Soaring Poverty Catastrophe Afflicting Orphaned and Innocent Children in Prison
...HOE Ministries commitments are to Hanna Orphans Home, a legally established non-profit organization focused solely on helping the poor, parentless and destitute
children in Ethiopia. It is supported solely by individuals and organizations from Ethiopia and overseas. Since being founded in 1992 under supervisio...
Home Helpers and Veterans Express Helping Spread the Word About Little-Known Veteran's Aid and Attendance Benefit
...the Aid and Attendance Benefit. However, veterans who receive monthly service pensions are eligible for Aid and Attendance. Also, you don't need to be destitute
to qualify for this assistance, eligibility is determined as follows - income + medical expenses + net worth (this doesn't include house and car). For...
Don't Wait for the Election to Plan Your Long-Term Healthcare, Insurance Leader Advises
...program afford the enormous, open-ended costs
of long term care," says Truesdell. "Medicare doesn't cover it now. Neither
does Medicaid except for the destitute
or those who have exhausted their
own resources." In fact, as Truesdell points out, recent legislation has
cracked down on Medicaid abuse, making it h...
When 'prevalence' Makes for Disparity in AIDS Care
...d of July," she added.
Matters of concern for HIV positive widows and destitute
women like "denial of property and other legal rights" would be addressed o...
TANSACS has joined hands with the Legal Services Authority to reach out to destitute
HIV positive women for free legal aid.
"We plan to involve the priva...
Nearly 2,500 Mentally Ill Women in Delhi are Destitute: Abdul Kalam
... the country will have nearly 150,000 mentally ill destitute
women who would need good hearts to take care of t...ebsite where societal members can report about the destitute
whom they have come across on a day-to-day basis. The reporting of destitute
will enable the treatment and rehabilitation centr...
Tamil Nadu Checks AIDS Spread
...I lead a life of grace and confidence."
TAI also offers two path-breaking initiatives, "Akshay Patram' and "Vastra Dhanam", food and clothing to destitute
women so that they can be prevented from entering sex work
"When I first came to the 'natpukuddam' (TAI-NGO contact centre), I was dirty and in...