Health Care

Health Care

Event Date: 
Nov 18 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Event location: 

Lang House

Join us on Monday, November 18th for our monthly Dinner and Democracy community forum.  November's topic will be Healthcare:  Who and What Determines the Cost of Medical Care?

Event Date: 
Feb 9 2019 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
Event location: 

Peace Lutheran Church

Nevada County has a thriving and valuable presence statewide in providing medical cannabis to patients.  Regulatory and economic developments in recent years have brought the future viability of the medical cannabis model into question

generic city council chamber

This is the compilation of the reports from members observing the Board of Supervisors, in reverse chronological order.

Position

Gather and disseminate information, as needed, about the structure, functions and initiatives at the county, state and national levels of our health care system. Track the progress of key legislative bills, with action alerts in accordance with League positions. Maintain contact with the groups working to improve health care and make recommendations in regard to cooperating with such groups to co-sponsor their events.
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This month the League supported a 
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News

When it once again becomes possible to gather for discussion of policy issues, we would like to organize a discussion for LWVDV members who are interested in exploring health care policy.

News

The New Normal

Presented by Dr. MZ, this column, which will appear weekly, is intended to help all of us do our part in combating this virus and saving lives.

 

Public Health Word Cloud

Public Health Department Study in Delaware County

The Leagues of Delaware County PA are advocating for the establishment of a health department for our county. This current study is an update to a past study from 2010 where the League stressed the importance of establishing a health department that would be on the front line of public health for the benefit of Delaware County communities.

Lunch with League
Event Date: 
Feb 20 2020 - 11:30am
Event location: 

Belacan Grill

Enjoy lunch with League while learning about Planned Parenthood's involvement with the California Healthy Youth Act and legislation.

Position

The League of Women Voters of the Copper Country supports the fluoridation of community water supplies in Houghton County at levels based upon the latest public health recommendations.

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