Affordable Care Act

This October, Oregonians will begin to enrolling in the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The ACA is the largest expansion of health care for Americans in the last 50 years. As a union, we have been fighting for decades to expand health care for all. The implementation of the ACA is a huge step in making that happen. In Oregon, over 600,000 additional people will become eligible for health care and most people will receive assistance to make it affordable.

Realizing the Promise of the Affordable Care Act

As a sister to a man with terminal cancer, Sharon* knows the importance of early detection. So when she began to notice some early warning signs of the disease herself—including a hard lump in her stomach— she knew it was …

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SEIU Health Care Community Workshops

Please join us for a Health Care Community Workshop where you can learn about the Affordable Care Act and how it affects you and your family. The enrollment process can be complicated, so SEIU is organizing community workshops throughout the …

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Quality, affordable health insurance for every Oregonian: We did it!

Starting in October 2013, families can sign up for quality, affordable health insurance. But even before October, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has already started to impact Oregonians by: Giving health coverage to millions of young adults by allowing children to stay on …

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Fast track enrollment in the Oregon Health Plan: send your form back today!

The State of Oregon is trying to make signing up for health care through the Affordable Care Act (ACA) as easy as possible. Recently the Department of Human Services (DHS) sent out a “fast-track” health care enrollment letter to over …

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