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Jul 03, 2014, 09:53 ET

Catholic Health Association Welcomes Report on Medicaid Expansion, Encourages States to Increase Coverage and Boost Economies

The Council of Economic Advisers (CEA) yesterday offered an important reminder of the need to expand Medicaid in all 50 states. In quantifying...

Apr 02, 2014, 14:11 ET

Ryan Budget Proposal Would Devastate Health Security For The American People

The following statement is being released by Sr. Carol Keehan, DC, president and chief executive officer of the Catholic Health Association of the...

Jan 15, 2013, 11:30 ET

Catholic Health Association & Interfaith Coalition To Lawmakers: Address Gun Violence Now

The Catholic Health Association of the United States (CHA) has joined an interfaith coalition urging lawmakers to craft a meaningful, national...

Jun 28, 2012, 12:00 ET

Catholic Health Association Pleased With Supreme Court Ruling On Affordable Care Act

Association Still Studying Opinion And Implications  The following statement is being released by Sr. Carol Keehan, DC, president and...

Dec 09, 2011, 12:38 ET

Catholic Health Association Applauds HHS Decision on Plan B

 Sister Carol Keehan, DC, president and chief executive officer of the Catholic Health Association of the United States (CHA), issued the...

Oct 07, 2011, 15:53 ET

Supercommittee Must Keep Nation's Health and Common Good in Mind

Medicaid is a Vital Safety Net that Protects Human Dignity and Saves Money Sister Carol Keehan, DC, president and chief executive officer of the...

Sep 13, 2011, 15:06 ET

Catholic Health Association: 50 Million Uninsured Shows Importance of Safety Net

Affordable Care Act Helps Mitigate Effects of Difficult Economy Sister Carol Keehan, DC, president and chief executive officer of the Catholic...

Apr 05, 2011, 17:00 ET

House Budget Proposal is Serious Threat to Our Nation's Health Care System

Vulnerable Persons, Health Care Providers, Seniors, Others Would Suffer The following statement is being released by Sr. Carol Keehan, DC,...

Sep 23, 2010, 10:55 ET

Catholic Health Association Applauds Health Reform Benefits That Become Effective Today

Millions of people in the U.S. will see their health security improve when several provisions of the Affordable Care Act become effective today....

Sep 16, 2010, 15:45 ET

Catholic Health Association: New Census Numbers Highlight Importance of Health Reform

Sister Carol Keehan, DC, president and chief executive officer of the Catholic Health Association of the United States (CHA), issued the following...

Jul 07, 2010, 13:46 ET

Catholic Health Association Welcomes Dr. Donald Berwick as Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

The Catholic Health Association of the United States (CHA) applauds President Obama for appointing Dr. Donald Berwick as administrator of the...

Mar 22, 2010, 00:31 ET

Catholic Health Association Congratulates Nation's Leaders For Enacting Historic Health Reform

The following statement is being released by Sr. Carol Keehan, DC, president and chief executive office of the Catholic Health Association of the...

Feb 23, 2010, 10:26 ET

Catholic Health Association Statement on February 25 Health Reform Summit

The following statement is being released by Sr. Carol Keehan, DC, president and chief executive office of the Catholic Health Association of the...

Jan 28, 2010, 14:03 ET

Catholic Health Association Comments on State of the Union and Need for Health Care Reform

"Put the Needs of Our Nation's People Above Political Interests and Partisan Concerns" The following statement is being released by Sr. Carol...

Sep 10, 2009, 13:28 ET

Catholic Health Association: Census Bureau Report and President Obama Make Strong Case for Bold, Immediate Action on Health Reform

Sister Carol Keehan, DC, president and chief executive officer of the Catholic Health Association of the United States (CHA), issued the...

Aug 28, 2009, 12:44 ET

Catholic Health Association Reaffirms Long-Standing Commitment to Reform Health Care But Waits to Endorse Any Specific Bill

The Catholic Health Association of the United States (CHA) has long been committed to a goal of health coverage for all people in the United...

Jun 06, 2009, 12:03 ET

2009 Catholic Health Assembly to Focus on Hope in a Time of Hardship and Adapting for the Future in a Time of Health Reform

News Media Invited to Attend Catholic health ministry leaders will gather June 7-9 in New Orleans for the 2009 Catholic Health Assembly, "In Our...

Dec 11, 2008, 14:39 ET

Catholic Health Association Statement on the Naming of Tom Daschle and Jeanne Lambrew to Health Leadership Positions in President-Elect Obama's Administration

Sister Carol Keehan, DC, president and chief executive officer of the Catholic Health Association of the United States (CHA), issued the following...

Aug 26, 2008, 01:00 ET

Catholic Health Association Responds to Census Figures on the Uninsured: Important Not to Be Misled By Declining Uninsured - These Are Not Today's Numbers

WASHINGTON, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While the number of uninsured people in the U.S. reportedly decreased in 2007, the estimates...

Jul 21, 2008, 01:00 ET

Health Care Leaders Report Fewer Barriers to Development of Hospital Community Benefit Programs

WASHINGTON, July 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Not-for-profit hospitals are continuing to expand and strengthen their support of community...