Healthcare-NOW! has collected the following resources to clarify the difference between single-payer healthcare, which we support, and the healthcare reform options, including President Obama’s “public option,” being introduced by Congress:

Report Card for Single-Payer and the Public Option

More of the Same Is Not Health Care Reform, It’s a Placebo by Leonard Rodberg, PhD

Hold Out For Single-Payer by Nick Scala

Bait and Switch: How the “Public Option” Was Sold by Kip Sullivan

The “Public Plan Option”: Myths and Facts

Health Policy Q & A with PNHP Co-founders Drs. David Himmelstein and Steffie Woolhandler

Tell them why they’re wrong when they say single-payer is not politically viable!

Single-Payer Teach-In
Dr. Len Rodberg, of Physicians for a National Health Program, made a great presentation on single-payer and the “public option” at a teach-in in New York City.  Download Len Rodberg’s slide show.