This is a running list of resources for our WFNHP members and all healthcare workers to help get through these trying times.
We have requested a list of information and offered recommended actions for each employer to take to protect WFNHP members. We have received some responses to those requests and have compiled the answers and policiies from your employers.
Web site where anyone can go to find insurance options in their state. It's a very handy resource for information that used to be hard to find. It's available to help millions who need insurance find it, and as a resource for those who want to shop around for new options or find out their benefits under the new law. Healthcare.gov is the best web site for in-depth information on Health Reform.
We Are Milwaukee is an alliance of community-based organizations, labor unions, faith communities and local activists & leaders. We Are Milwaukee works through issues, elections, organizing and direct action to build a movement for social & economic justice.
Jobs with Justice is a national network of local coalitions that bring together labor unions, faith groups, community organizations, and student activists to fight for working people. At Jobs with Justice, we believe that work should be valued. Good jobs are the cornerstone of strong, happy, healthy communities. Our mission is building a strong, progressive labor movement that works in coalition with community, faith, and student organizations to build a broader global movement for economic and social justice.
A project of ABC for Health, Inc. HealthWatch Wisconsin is a statewide coalition of health care advocates, providers, social workers, educators, students and consumers dedicated to the communication among the health care, social service, and legal industries and and the sharing of information across communities and professions. Their mission is to focus and amplify the voices of heath care advocates across the state.
The Center on Wisconsin Strategy (COWS) is a nonprofit, nonpartisan "think-and-do tank" dedicated to improving economic performance and living standards in the state of Wisconsin and nationally. Based at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, COWS works to promote “high road” strategies that support living wages, environmental sustainability, strong communities, and public accountability.
Families USA, a leading national voice for health care consumers, is dedicated to the achievement of high-quality, affordable health care and improved health for all. We advance our mission through public policy analysis, advocacy, and collaboration with partners to promote a patient-and community-centered health system.