Who is PNHP

Physicians for a National Health Program is a non-profit research and education organization of 20,000 physicians, medical students and health professionals who support single-payer national health insurance.

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This November, PNHP members will gather in Atlanta for our Annual Meeting & Leadership Training. To learn more about these events, which will focus on single payer as a means to advance health equity, visit pnhp.org/meeting. To register for the Annual Meeting & Leadership Training, click here.


On May 5, 2016, an esteemed group of physicians unveiled a detailed plan for single-payer health care in the U.S. To read the proposal, please visit pnhp.org/nhi. To read and view media coverage of the proposal, click here. To browse supplemental materials related to the proposal, click here.


Help build momentum for H.R. 676

Now that Congress has rejected the GOP's health care proposals, Americans are standing up to demand a real solution. The Expanded & Improved Medicare for All Act, H.R. 676, was introduced by Rep. John Conyers in January and currently has 120 co-sponsors - an all-time record. Please call the U.S. Capitol switchboard at (202) 224-3121 and ask your rep. to co-sponsor H.R. 676 today! Or view this frequently updated guide to current and likely co-sponsors to inform your activism.

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Sanders Bill

PNHP welcomes the introduction of Sen. Sanders' single-payer legislation as a landmark moment in the fight for single payer. To learn more about the Medicare For All Act of 2017, including PNHP's analysis of how the bill could be strengthened, visit pnhp.org/MedicareForAll.

Latest PNHP News

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