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Complete the 2020 Census!

Census 2020

It’s time for the 2020 Census! There’s a lot of questions about what the Census is for and what it does. We have some answers! Why answer it? Because it

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How to talk with your legislator

Assembly Member Gottfried talks about the power of advocacy

Creating political change is hard, and it’s difficult to know where to start. 2020 has been an unprecedented and challenging year. From emailing your local representative to voting this November

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The percentage of positive antibody tests by NYC neighborhood tells an important story

Covid antibody tests show pandemic hits communities of color harder.

The COVID-19 pandemic has been disproportionately detrimental for communities of color, and the percentage of positive antibody tests by NYC neighborhood reflects this problematic trend. The lesson to be learned?

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The Kaiser Family Foundation: Consumer Assistance Works!

KFF logo

The Kaiser Family Foundation came out with a major study today. The Foundation studied programs that help consumers sign up for health insurance — a major part of the Affordable

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Formulary Changes: #Insulin4All’s Melissa Passarelli

What is a formulary graphic

As you may have read in part 1, I spent over $8,000 last year with insurance to pay for the diabetes supplies I need to keep me alive. But that

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Happy Birthday, Medicaid!

Rhea and Nick talk about Medicaid Cuts

Medicaid turned 50 this last week! Medicaid is a health insurance program that states and the federal government run together. It helps people who aren’t old enough for Medicare coverage,

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Join our #EpicenterExperience Panel Series!

Panel series talking about COVID-19 in NYS

We’re launching a new video series! The series, Epicenter Experience, will focus on YOUR experiences with COVID-19 in New York. How has COVID-19 affected you emotionally, physically, and financially? What

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Mapping How New York’s Hospitals Sue Vulnerable Patients

Blog post with Map that shows which hospitals sue their patients in NY

The Community Service Society of New York, with help from BetaNYC, released a map highlighting the medical debt crisis in New York. The results are shocking. What’s the problem? According

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Join us on Slack and TikTok!

Follow us on Tik Tok and Slack

Do you use Slack or Tiktok? Then We The Patients has two new channels for you to join us on! We’ve started a Slack channel and a TikTok account, and