NAMI and Federal Health Care Reform
June 11, 2009
President Obama and leaders in Congress are moving forward to draft legislation to reform our nation’s health care system and move toward universal coverage. This critical national debate involves drafting complex legislation that is expected to move through Congress this summer and possibly to the White House this coming fall.
To keep you informed about NAMI’s positions on various health care reform proposals, as well as our efforts to protect and improve coverage for people with mental illnesses in this process, we have created a new website with information about our goals and the proposals we
As a national organization representing consumers and families, NAMI
- universal coverage,
- cost containment,
- quality improvement, and
- protecting existing coverage for those who have it.
Beyond these principles, NAMI is also
To learn more, visit www.nami.org/policy/healthreform.