Who is PNHP

Physicians for a National Health Program is a non-profit research and education organization of 19,000 physicians, medical students and health professionals who support single-payer national health insurance.

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What Happened in Vermont: Implications of the Pullback from Single Payer

Read the reaction of Drs. Steffie Woolhandler and David Himmelstein, PNHP's founders, to the announcement that Vermont would not be moving forward with its Green Mountain Care reform here.

$375 billion wasted on wealth insurance-related paperwork annually

A new study found that medical billing paperwork and insurance-related red tape cost the U.S. economy approximately $471 billion in 2012, 80 percent of which is waste due to the inefficiency of the nation's complex, multi-payer health care system. Click here to read the study and our release.

Ebola crisis requires action

Health professionals call on President Obama to implement emergency measures to address the Ebola crisis, including a commitment to support health needs in Africa and eliminate barriers to care in the United States.

You can view and sign the full petition here.

PNHP Members in the News

Registration for the SNaHP Student Summit is now open!

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Latest PNHP News

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