Hearing in Buffalo on the NY Health Act a Success!

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Local Community Health Workers, nurses, patients, and advocates for universal, single payer healthcare gathered on December 10th at Roswell Cancer Institute to share testimonies at a hearing for the NY Health Act held by Assemblyman Gottfried. Powerful personal stories and compelling data on how single payer health insurance promotes better health outcomes were added to the hearing ledger that will be presented to the Assembly to push for the NY Health Act to become a reality.

Tasha Moore (CHW at Matt Urban Hope Center) speaks about her challenges with health insurance, backed by Jessica Bauer Walker (executive director of the CHW Network of Buffalo), Assemblyman Gottfried, and local advocates

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