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

Childcare workers are essential, but many still lack health coverage

By Cassandra Brooks Childcare has been the backbone of our state during the pandemic, providing care and supervision for many parents who serve in frontlines positions. My staff have also stepped up to help children with remote learning, assuming greater responsibility at a time when children cannot join their normal classrooms. Childcare workers have been […]

New Year’s Resolution: Close the Coverage Gap

By Peg O’Connell Wednesday, January 13, 2021 began the new legislative year for the North Carolina General Assembly.  It was mostly a ceremonial day when members are sworn in and try to find their offices.  The real legislative year will begin in earnest on January 27th.  That is the day that bills will start being introduced and committee […]

So, who exactly is in the coverage gap?

By Hailey Gutzmer, Communications Coordinator, Care4Carolina It’s a new year with new opportunities ahead to improve the lives of thousands of North Carolinians. As we enter into 2021, North Carolina remains one of ONLY 12 remaining states that has not yet closed the health insurance coverage gap through Medicaid expansion or other means. This leaves up to […]