NAFC Blog

March 16, 2017

Last night NAFC Board Member and Executive Director of the Americares Free Clinics in Connecticut Karen Gottlieb attended the CNN Town Hall with HHS Secretary Dr. Tom Price.  There Karen was able to speak about her work with the uninsured for over 20 years and asked the Secretary how he plans to help our patients who often go on and off insurance due to unsteady employment and who, according to the plan, would face being charged 30% more due to a lapse in health insurance coverage.  She mentioned how many of our patients can’t afford premiums due to circumstances beyond their control and often have to make tough choices.

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March 09, 2017

The National Association of Free and Charitable Clinics (NAFC) and our members continue to place people over politics

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February 06, 2017

As Congress and the Administration develop plans for the future of health care in this country, it is imperative that

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December 29, 2016

It has been a busy year for the NAFC’s 3-person staff!

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November 28, 2016

This year, on Tuesday, November 29, 2016, the NAFC is participating in #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to givi

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November 17, 2016

On November 8, 2016, citizens across the country had the opportunity to cast their ballot for candidates for Presiden

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November 10, 2016

Change was the theme of the 2016 Presidential election.

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November 01, 2016

The fourth annual open enrollment period for health insurance starts on November 1, 2016 and runs through January 31,

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October 03, 2016

At the 2016 NAFC Symposium, our attendees were able to experience Dear World - a renowned, interactive storytelling experience that unites people through pictures in its distinct message-on-skin style.

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September 30, 2016

Earlier this year, the NAFC launched Impact15 - a national health pledge program all about how small changes can have big impacts on our health. While we are celebrating the NAFC’s 15th Anniversary, we wanted to do something that would encourage each of us to take care of ourselves and our health, and to create small obtainable goals that will have a big impact on having healthier lives.

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