Health

Thanks to the leadership of President Biden, Democrats are going to pass the most significant expansion to health care since the Affordable Care Act. The framework announced today will increase coverage and lower costs for millions of Americans, and working families will now have the health care they need. Today’s announcement shows President Biden and Democrats in Congress are working to deliver on a future where health care is a right, not a privilege.  Read more →


September is National Suicide Prevention Month and a new website created by The NH Coalition for Suicide Prevention gives parents, medical professionals, and others easy access to resources for preventing suicide.  New Hampshire has the second-highest suicide rate in New England and the 19th-highest suicide rate in the U.S.  https://www.zerosuicidesnh.org/ Read more →


Concord, NH— Today, a group of New Hampshire residents joined Protect Our Care NH for an online forum to highlight how the efforts of the New Hampshire Delegation in Congress could lower costs and expand access to health care in New Hampshire if the Reconciliation  Read more →


Rep. Peter Welch, Lieutenant Governor Gray, Health Care Advocates Join Protect Our Care on the Nationwide “Lower Costs, Better Care” Bus Tour to Demonstrate the Urgent Need to Make Prescription Drugs Affordable to All Read more →


Today, a group of New Hampshire citizens joined Senator Tom Sherman and Protect Our Care NH for a virtual forum to call on Concord and Congress to take action to lower the high cost of prescription drugs in the Granite State, where women have been disproportionately impacted by high prescription drug costs.  Read more →


The New Hampshire Public Health Association (NHPHA) is pleased to announce that it has welcomed Tamera Carmichael, Executive Director for the Partnership for Public Health, to its Board of Directors for a three year term.  Read more →