Take Action: Letters of Support Needed by September 20 for Sponsored Bills

Last week, members submitted letters of support for CaliforniaHealth+ Advocates 2018 sponsored bills, which are now awaiting Governor Brown's signature or veto. Thanks to you, we have collected 38 letters of support for AB 2428 (Gonzalez Fletcher), AB 2576 (Aguiar-Curry), and SB 1125 (Atkins)…but we can do better!

Fill out the template letters below on behalf of your community health center and send to advocacy@healthplusadvocates.org  no later than 5 p.m. on Thursday, September 20,  2018. 

Assembly Bill 2428 (Gonzalez Fletcher) Consolidated Licensing
This bill would build upon the prior legislation from 2016 (AB 2053, Gonzalez Fletcher) to ensure that the consolidated license process is being utilized by health centers in the most effective way.

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Assembly Bill 2576 (Aguiar-Curry) Declared Emergencies
In partnership with Redwood Community Health Coalition (RCHC), this legislation builds on the lessons learned from the 2017 fire season.

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Senate Bill 1125 (Atkins) Same Day Billing
In partnership with Steinberg Institute, SB 1125 will allow community health centers to bill Medi-Cal for two visits if a patient is provided mental health services on the same day they receive other medical services.


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