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Annotated Resource Pages

Continuum of Action

Parish Best Practices
A beginning list of social justice programs and actions

Health Care

IPJC's Justice Journal Issue on Health Care pdf

Northwest Coalition for Responsible Investment

Health Care Reform Resources

Take Action
Visit the IPJC Legislative Action Center. Ask your members of Congress to support health care reform that will guarantee affordable quality health care for all.

Side By Side Comparison
Kaiser Family Foundation's interactive chart comparing the different reform proposals.

US Catholic Bishops
Interactive web site with videos, facts, statistics and frequently asked questions detailing the Catholic Church's position on health care reform.

CHA on Health Care Reform
Learn about the health care reform positions and activities of Catholic Hospitals.


Americans for Insurance Reform
A national coalition of public interest organizations that support effective insurance industry reforms to control skyrocketing insurance rates, reduced insurance coverage, arbitrary policy cancellations, mismanagement and other insurance industry abuses.

Campaign for Children's Health Care
A diverse group of organizations who represent health care providers, educators, parents, advocates, and others, all of whom share a commitment to our nation's children.

Catholic Health Association
The nation's largest group of not-for-profit health care sponsors, systems, and facilities. Catholic health care welcomes and respects people of all beliefs and traditions — attending to their body, mind, and spirit.

Coalition to Advance Health Care Reform
Active working coalition of business leaders and employers dedicated to engaging in one of the health care policy debate.

Code Blue Now!
National, nonpartisan grassroots, 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to giving the public a voice in shaping a new health care system.

Cover the Uninsured Week
A national effort to highlight the fact that too many Americans are living without health insurance and demand solutions from our nation's leaders.

Faithful Reform in Health Care
Web site contains a variety of materials to help faith-based advocates focus on the issues related to making health care reform happen in the U.S.

Families USA
A national nonprofit, non-partisan organization dedicated to the achievement of high-quality, affordable health care for all Americans.

Global Health Council
Diverse membership is comprised of health-care professionals and organizations that include NGOs, foundations, corporations, government agencies and academic institutions that work to ensure global health for all.

Health Global Access Project
U.S.-based AIDS and human rights activists, people living with HIV/AIDS, public health experts, fair trade advocates and concerned individuals who campaign against policies of neglect and avarice that deny treatment to millions and fuel the spread of HIV.

Herndon Alliance
A nationwide non-partisan coalition of more than 200 minority, faith, labor, advocacy, business, and healthcare provider organizations.

Kaiser Family Foundation
A non-profit, private operating foundation focusing on the major health care issues facing the U.S., as well as the U.S. role in global health policy.

National Health Law Program
A national public interest law firm that seeks to improve health care for America's working and unemployed poor, minorities, the elderly and people with disabilities.

Physicians for a National Health Program
A non-profit research and education organization of 17,000 physicians, medical students and health professionals who support single-payer national health insurance.

Universal Health Care Action Network
Helps build, strengthen and connect organizations and coalitions in states and nationally to effectively engage the public, policymakers and key constituencies to achieve affordable, quality health care for all.

Volunteers in Medicine
Promotes and guides the development of a national network of free clinics emphasizing the use of retired medical and lay volunteers to care for the uninsured within a culture of caring so that everyone in a community has access to health care.