Care4Carolina

Seeking to strengthen the wellbeing of our state by increasing access to affordable, quality healthcare for North Carolinians.

Seeking to strengthen the wellbeing of our state by increasing access to affordable, quality healthcare for North Carolinians.

Closing the coverage gap is a human and economic imperative. It's time we worked together - across party lines, and as rural and urban communities - to close the gap. The health of our rural people and our rural economy depend on it.
Patrick Woodie
President / NC Rural Center
Many women lack critical health insurance prior to getting pregnant, and at least six months following the birth of their child. Closing the coverage gap will ensure all moms and all babies have continuous access to healthcare.
Michaela Penix
Director of Maternal Child Health & Government Affairs / March of Dimes
Closing the health coverage gap is so important both for our economy and for the working citizens of our state.
Don Flow
CEO / Flow Automotive Companies

Recent Updates

Bad Paper Shouldn’t be a Life Sentence

By Mehul Mankad, MD I was 17 years old when Coalition Forces crossed from Saudi Arabia into Kuwait to liberate the country from an occupying Iraqi force in 1991. I was a senior in high school who had applied to some fancy colleges and was anxiously awaiting responses. Although I felt a pull to serve, […]

Close the Gap—Lower Private Insurance Costs. Just Do It!

By Peg O’Connell Why should we close the coverage gap, let me count the ways? [Apologies to Elizabeth Barrett Browning]. If you are a regular reader of this blog, you know that I, and other contributors, have put forth a variety of well supported reasons that the North Carolina General Assembly needs to get on […]

Care4Carolina’s Business Advisory Council – Closing the Gap Means Business

Care4Carolina launched its’ Business Advisory Council on September 23, 2020 with business leaders from across the state sharing the message that closing NC’s health insurance gap is the top policy priority for NC’s economic recovery and for a strong business climate.  “There is no other single policy solution that the legislature can enact that will bring this […]