Our universal single-payer health-care plan for older Americans, Medicare, has lower costs and lower overhead than the system serving those under age 65. If everyone in the U.S. was on Medicare, the savings would move the federal budget from deficit to surplus.
Mid-Valley Health Care Advocates works to establish a publicly funded, equitable, 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.