Profits Not Care: A Study of Staffing and Profits in Washington’s For-Profit Nursing Homes

For-profit nursing homes are making a profit by spending less than their allotted funds on elder care. Nursing homes should be accountable to providing quality care instead of profiting from public funds. Download the report.

Drug Buying Pools: The Prescription for What’s Ailing Washington’s Health Care Budget

Washington’s state budget is increasingly burdened by rising prescription drug costs. The creation of a regional state buying pool can help alleviate the current strain. Download the report.

Don’t Waiver on Health Care: Secretary Braddock’s Plan for Medicaid Puts Low-Income Families, People With Disabilities, and The Elderly At Risk

Washington’s plan to apply for a federal waiver for the state’s Medicaid program threatens to cut services and enrollment. This report explains why a Medicaid waiver is harmful to those receiving public health care. Download the report.

Washington Health Care Programs Make a Difference: Why the Legislature Needs to Ensure Access to Basic Health, Medicaid and CHIP

Public health care programs provide vital, affordable health care to low-income residents. The Washington legislature needs to ensure continued and expanded access to Basic Health, Medicaid and CHIP. Download the report.

Investing in Montana’s Families, Montana’s Future: A New Federal Opportunity Allows Montana to Create an Affordable Health Insurance Program for Working Families at a Minimal Cost

Working families in Montana cannot afford health insurance, but a new federal opportunity allows Montana to create an affordable insurance program at minimal cost. Download the report.

Shortchanging Our Children: How the Arkansas Enrollment Process Prevents Children from Accessing ARKids Health Insurance Coverage

The Arkansas enrollment process for the ARKids health insurance program prevents children from accessing the health care they need. New policies can improve eligibility. Download the report.