Foundation Names 2011 Advocacy Fellowship Class

Executive Director Anna Lambertson has been selected as a 2011 Sunflower Foundation Advocacy Fellow (December 2010).

Press Release: Few Tax-exempt Hospitals Adequately Informing Needy Patients Of Charity Care

Many non-profit hospitals are not doing enough to let needy patients know about whether they qualify for hospital charity care programs and how to apply for assistance, according to a report released today by The Access Project and Community Catalyst in collaboration with the Kansas Health Consumer Coalition.

Advocates to Support Fair Hospital Charges Act Before Senate Health Committee

Consumers and advocates will join staff of the Kansas Health Consumer Coalition to support SB 525. This bill is significant because it addresses one of the primary factors resulting in medical debt: the cost of care.