Did you know that over 4 million people in this country were born with a right to health care? Through treaties, American Indians and Alaska Natives were guaranteed the right to health care and protection from the United States government in exchange for land.
Brian Smedley from the Health Policy Institute and Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies moderated the discussion and Chinwe Onyekere from Project HEALTH and Carol Bryant Payne from the Department of Housing and Urban Development shared how they approached this issue and some of the success they've had.
Find out how the 2009 reauthorization of CHIP will help children across the country and strengthen the country's health care system.
Explores the many ways the Affordable Care Act helps eliminate health disparities by improving access to health care for communities of color.