This coming will be a National Day of Action for Medicaid’s 53rd Birthday! Many groups are focusing activities around the time frame .
No matter our differences, most of us want to live healthy lives. Medicaid allows seniors, parents, children and working people to visit doctors when they are sick.
If you are active on social media, here are a couple of ideas:
Hashtags and Posts
- Everyone wants treatments that are proven to help them to live healthy lives. The Affordable Care Act provided 12 million more people with Medicaid coverage, including families and children so they can access those treatments. #HappyBirthdayMedicaid #Medicaid53 #HandsOffMedicaid
In North Dakota, Medicaid Expansion through the Affordable Care Act provides 21,400 people with Medicaid coverage, including families and children. #
And links to additional ideas and information:
- Americans for Tax Fairness’ Medicare/Medicaid Resource Page<https://
americansfortaxfairness.org/ medicare-medicaid-anniversary- action-page/ that provides materials for events and digital actions, such as talking points, release templates, graphics for dial media etc.
- Medicare/Medicaid Anniversary State Reports<https://
americansfortaxfairness.org/ medicare-medicare-53rd- anniversary-state-state- reports/
- North Dakota specific report: https://
americansfortaxfairness.org/ wp-content/uploads/ND- Medicare-Medicaid-Anniversary- Report.pdf
Let’s all celebrate on Monday!