Nurse Voices for KanCare Expansion

Health in the 34th by Alliance for a Healthy Kansas

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"...hardworking Kansans and families are going without the care they need. Some are getting very ill, and some are even dying because of this. They don't have access to care." -- Carol Bush, Kansas nurseNurses, more than many others, see the effects of a lack of health insurance has on people who live in the coverage gap. They work everyday for their communities and the people who live in them, and often go above and beyond to provide whatever health care help they can.We talk to four Kansas nurses about their experiences with patients in the coverage gap and why they advocate for KanCare expansion.