Category Archives: Health care reform

Ask Congress to Oppose the American Health Care Act

Call Today! Ask Congress to Oppose the American Health Care Act On Thursday, Congress will vote on a Republican health care proposal, called the“American Health Care Act” (AHCA), that would gut lifesaving provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and Medicaid.  While the ACA and Medicaid expansion have been responsible for significant gains against the HIV and hepatitis C…Read More

Proposals to replace the Affordable Care Act will harm with people with HIV and HCV

Republicans in Congress and the administration are proceeding with legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act, which has led to significant gains against HIV and hepatitis C. Their proposals will end health care coverage for millions of people, among them people you care about. We wanted…Read More

LGBT and PLWH have disproportionately benefitted from the ACA

LGBT people and people living with HIV have disproportionately benefitted from the expansion of health insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act. This is also true of Black and Latino Americans. LGBT people and PLWH have much at stake in the debate currently taking place in…Read More

Join the fight to save health care for people living with HIV and viral hepatitis!

Congress is rushing to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) as soon as President-Elect Donald Trump takes office. Congress does not have a replacement health care plan and there is no guarantee that millions of Americans will continue to have access to quality, affordable health care….Read More

Project Inform staff Emalie Huriaux’s whirlwind of advocacy

In FY 15-16 CalHEP and Project Inform successfully advocated for state funding for the California Department of Public Health to establish a syringe supply clearinghouse to support HIV and viral hepatitis prevention services around the state. Here is CalHEP Chair, Emalie Huriaux, with some of the supplies from…Read More

Ensuring Access to Medi-Cal Services for Transgender Beneficiaries

On October 6, 2016, California’s Department of Health Care Services issued the following letter and resources regarding transgender health care coverage under Medi-Cal plans. The APL (All Plan Letter) is available by clicking this link. The website link for all letters is available by clicking this…Read More

Project Inform Applauds California Lawmakers for Supporting HIV and Viral Hepatitis Services

Project Inform, a founding member of the California HIV Alliance and the managing member of the California Hepatitis Alliance, applauds the California Legislature and Governor Brown’s support for HIV and viral hepatitis services in the Fiscal Year 2016-2017 budget. The new state budget, signed into law…Read More