CALL in on Graham-Cassidy Bill Today

Join people with disabilities, families, and advocates around the country as we make sure our senators phones are ringing off the hook with opposition to the Graham-Cassidy bill.

Call the Senate switchboard at: 202-224-3121

Use this sample script and talking points:
http://bit.ly/2u1GKJz

Let them know that people with disabilities rely on Medicaid for the services that enable them to live and participate in the community. You oppose the Graham-Cassidy bill or any other bill that cuts, caps, or block grants Medicaid.

We’ll continue to add resources over the next few days.

How to Call Your Elected Officials
https://autisticadvocacy.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/fact-sheet-how-to-call-your-elected-officials.pdf (plain language)
https://autisticadvocacy.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Easy-Read-They-Work-For-Us-4-Making-a-Phone-Call.pdf (Easy Read)

Nevada Medicaid Issues

We are working on stories from Service Providers and Patients who are having problems with Nevada Medicaid on these topics.

 

  1. Children with Special Needs in Rural Areas with Medicaid
    1. No medical physicians to take Pediatrics kids with disabilities in Northern Nevada due to Medicaid Coverage.
  2. Obtaining CRT or DME (Wheelchairs or power wheelchairs)
    1. Denials
    2. Documentation

please send your comments to NVDisabiity@gmail.com.

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