What We're Reading at REACH

March 23, 2015  |  Foundation News, What We're Reading

Feature:  What We’re Reading at REACH

In our work, we come across a number of news items and reports related to the REACH Foundation’s funding priorities and strategic goals. “What we’re reading at REACH” is a collection of links to noteworthy articles that have caught our attention.

“Fixing the Health Care Coverage Gap for Kansas Families,” testimony, REACH President and CEO Brenda Sharpe

Read written testimony submitted to the Kansas House Health and Human Services Committee, March 18, 2015.

Former Brownback Cabinet Secretary Testifies for Medicaid Expansion, March 18, 2015, KHI News

Former Secretary of the Kansas Department of Health and Environment Robert Moser testified in support of KanCare expansion before the House Health and Human Services Committee. More than 150 health providers, advocates, consumers, hospital executives submitted testimony for a hearing on House Bill 2319. Read the KHI News article.

Throngs of People Seeking Medicaid Expansion Delay Missouri Senate Debate, March 19, 2015, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Hundreds of people calling for Medicaid expansion encircled the Senate Chamber in the Capitol on Thursday, March 19. Read the St. Louis Post-Dispatch article.