http://www.healthaffairs.org - Excellent articles by some of the nation's leading experts on health care and cost. Particularly relevant:
- Covering the Uninsured: How Much Would It Cost?
- Why Is U.S. Spending So Much Higher?
- Tracking Health Care Costs: Trends Stabilize, but Remain High
- Canada's Pharmacare for Seniors
http://www.coveringtheuninsured.org - A multi-organization effort dedicated to achieving universal health insurance. You can sign up for a weekly roundup of news related to the subject.
http://kff.org/health-costs/ - The Kaiser Family Foundation has produced several informative reports about health care and insurance costs. Several reports focus on minorities, Medicaid, CHIP, and employer-sponsored insurance.
http://www.familiesusa.org - Several extensive reports on Medicaid, Medicare, people without insurance
http://www.acponline.org/advocacy/where_we_stand/affordable_care_act/ - From the American College of Physicials / American Society of Internal Medicine. A web site by doctors that begins with the motto, "Universal, affordable and accessible healthcare is the cure for America's epidemic."
http://www.rwjf.org/en/about-rwjf.html - For more than 40 years, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation has worked to improve the health and health care of all Americans. As the nation's largest philanthropy devoted solely to the public's health, we have a unique capacity and responsibility to address the most pressing health and health issues facing our society.
http://www.lung.org/ - The American Lung Association
http://quitsmokingcommunity.org/ - The Quit Smoking Community