Mid-Valley Health Care Advocates works to establish a publicly funded, equitable, comprehensive, affordable health care system for all people in Oregon (and eventually all across the U.S.).  An affiliate member of Health Care for All - Oregon, MVHCA is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Based in Corvallis, MVHCA currently
includes more than 2000 advocates in the mid-valley. 

Save the date--Wednesday, October 3, 7 - 9 p.m. State Legislative Candidates Forum, Corvallis-Benton County Public Library, 645 NW Monroe Ave, Corvallis, OR 97330, USA. Find out what your local candidates have to say about needed and planned health care legislation. click here for details.


Every fight over the Affordable Care Act is a reminder of the bigger truth about the U.S. health care system: It's really a patchwork, not a system, because we never decided what our priorities were. Here's a look at how it developed and why it's not the kind of health care safety net other countries have.