Video Webisodes: Neil’s Healthcare Community Forums
Video of panelists and other speakers who participated in Neil’s two Healthcare Community Forums on May 28th and July 1st are available for viewing on Neil’s YouTube site. Go to the site and click on the "Healthcare Forums" playlist.
Top panel says healthcare proposals good for small business
The White House has released a report by the Council of Economic Advisers that says draft healthcare legislation will provide tax credits and financial incentives to help ease the heavy burden small businesses are bearing to provide health insurance to its workers.
House and Senate proposals for healthcare reform
The House and Senate have been working on their respective healthcare reform proposals. A draft discussion on the House proposal is available. A Senate bill has been approved.
More Hawaii people would get health coverage under House bill
A report from the nonprofit Families USA provides national and state-by-state projections of increases in the number of people able to obtain health coverage, under a reform bill proposed by the U.S. House.
Health insurance premiums for many in Hawaii nearly $11,000
DHHS News Release: Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius has released a series of new reports on the health care status quo that highlight the urgent need for health reform across the nation.
Neil’s letter to the White House on Health Reform
Neil has written the White House Office for Health Reform, stating that legislative changes must "protect Hawaii’s unique health care environment."
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