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April 12, 2019

Amida Care Condemns Ban on Transgender Americans Serving in the Military As Policy Goes Into Effect

Today, the Trump Administration’s ban on transgender Americans serving in the military will take effect. Amida Care, a New York State Medicaid Special Needs Health Plan (SNP) and advocate for transgender health, supports efforts to defeat the ban.

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April 1, 2019

Amida Care Releases Report on Transgender Health

Amida Care’s new report, “Breaking Barriers to Transgender Health Care,” addresses challenges facing the transgender community and offers recommendations to improve health outcomes. 

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March 28, 2019

Amida Care Statement Condemning DOJ Filing in Support of Decision to Strike Down ACA

The DOJ is seeking the affirmation of a lower court ruling in the Texas v. United States health care lawsuit, which would result in the end of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) that provides health coverage to 21 million Americans:

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February 7, 2019

Amida Care Responds to President Trump’s Pledge to End HIV Transmissions by 2030

President Trump’s home state of New York can provide a national model to End the HIV/AIDS Epidemic.

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January 22, 2019

Amida Care Condemns Supreme Court Decision Allowing Ban on Transgender Americans Serving in the Military

Today’s ruling from the highest court in our land allows the Trump administration to discriminate against brave Americans who are willing to put their lives on the line in service to our country.

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