ARxC News

Stop the Epidemic of Gun Violence

 

 

 

 

Stop the Epidemic of Gun Violence

August 6, 2019

 

Outrage over the epidemic of gun violence sweeping the USA flared to a fever pitch in El Paso, TX, and Dayton, OH, this past weekend with 31 people killed and as many as 50 ...
Happening Now: Changes in Health Care for Georgians

The Cover Georgia Coalition have come out with a fabulous new factsheet that articulates what is happening in Georgia with the recent signing of the Patients First Act. 

Check out this document to learn how the Patients First Act impacts Georgians' access to healthcare, the timeline for its implementation, and the opportunity at hand for Governor Kemp to extend eligiblity to more Georgians in need of health insurance.

Download the document at ...

2019 Georgia Health Report Summary

2019 Georgia Health Report Summary

The Advocates for Responsible Care (ARxC) supports waivers to expand Medicaid in Georgia under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). As a member of Cover GA, we are inspired to see legislators can no longer ignore the need of our citizens to have affordable medical coverage. The Georgia Department of Community Health (DCH) recently released a...

Opposition to Proposed Senate Finance Committee Changes to Part D

At the Advocates for Responsible Care (ARxC) and its health access project, Rx in Reach GA Coalition (Rx in Reach), we are committed to finding ways to reduce drug prices to help improve access and affordability to prescription drugs in Medicare Part D and commercial drug plans. With an increasing Medicare population and more adults and children needing vital medications to manage their serious chronic illnesses, the need to collaborate with industry, patient...

Rx in Reach GA Celebrates Step Therapy Reform in Georgia!

The Rx In Reach Georgia Coalition acknowledged their hard work in passing HB 63 this past legislative session and celebrated the fact that step therapy reform will be going into effect in Georgia July 1, 2019!

This has been 3 years in the making for the Rx In Reach Georgia Coalition.

We thank the Coalition members and the vital patient stories that made...