Fighting for Health Rights for All
Attorneys litigating in state and federal courts and policy advocates fighting to advance access to quality health care for low-income and underserved individuals.
Medicaid Continuous Coverage Unwinding
The federal COVID-19 Public Health Emergency (PHE) helped people enroll in and stay on Medicaid during the pandemic. But what happens when the PHE ends? Learn more about ways to ensure a smooth PHE unwinding process that preserves Medicaid coverage for all who remain eligible.
Health Law Partnerships
Together, the National Health Law Program and our partners create and execute strategies to address existing and emerging obstacles to health care access.
Resources for California Youth
Current and former foster youth in the Medi-Cal program have access to a broad array of reproductive, sexual, and mental health services. Check out resources to help foster youth better understand the services available to them through California’s robust Medicaid program.
Abortion is Health Care
Abortion is health care. Period. The National Health Law Program works at every level to protect access to the full range of essential reproductive health services, including abortion, in Medicaid, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) Marketplaces, and private insurance.
Benefits Tech Advocacy Hub
Technology is causing real harm to people in the form of public benefits cuts, denials, and terminations. That is why we have launched the Benefits Tech Advocacy Hub at www.btah.org.
Litigating Aggressively for Low-Income People
Our litigation team protects progressive health care policies through litigation in state and federal courts. We defend the nation’s health care safety net for those most in need and those with the fewest resources.
- Featured Resource July 16, 2021
Issue Brief: Private Enforcement of the Medicaid Act Under 42 U.S.C. § 1983Download publication
Federal law allows Medicaid beneficiaries and applicants to enforce their health care rights in court when states do not comply with the Medicaid Act.…
Coronavirus Related Blogs
- August 23, 2022
Little noticed provision of Inflation Reduction Act will have a big impact on Medicaid, improving health outcomes for enrollees
The Inflation Reduction Act (IRA), signed into law by President Biden in August, provides landmark changes in health care.…
- September 19, 2021
NHeLP Celebrates Telehealth Awareness Week, September 19- 25, 2021
September 19-25, 2021 is Telehealth Awareness Week. NHeLP joins many stakeholders, health care providers, and advocates to acknowledge this…