Welcome to Health Care Justice
We are the Charlotte, NC chapter of Physicians for a National Health Program. PNHP is a non-profit research and education organization of over 21,000 medical professionals and members of the general public who support single-payer national health insurance.

Who We Are

We are community members pursuing a single payer universal health care system. Read more.

Mission Statement

Health Care Justice North Carolina supports privately delivered, publicly funded, expanded, and improved Medicare for all.

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Chapter Resolution

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News & Events

Video: "Make American Healthcare for All"

Thanks to HCJ-NC member Zach Thomas for writing this song and to Brian Kasher for producing it. Please view, enjoy, and share!

HCJ - NC welcomes Dr. Margaret Flowers

Dr. Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese with members of Health Care Justice - NC. For more details on Dr. Flowers' May 22 visit, click here.

Celebrating Medicare's 52nd birthday in Charlotte

On July 30, 2017, HCJ-NC joined forces with Action NC to celebrate Medicare's 52nd "birthday." To view WCCB news coverage of the event, click here. To read member John Clark's op-ed in the Charlotte Observer, "The best health care solution? Medicare for all," click here.

HCJ - NC welcomes PNHP president Dr. Carol Paris

Workshop participants discuss how to answer difficult questions about "Medicare for all." For more details on Dr. Paris' April 2 visit, click here.

PNHP past-president Dr. Zarr spoke on single payer

On March 9, 2017, Dr. Robert Zarr, immediate past president of PNHP, gave a resounding presentation in Charlotte titled, "Truth, Clarity, and Demand: A physician's proposal to bring equity and sanity to our healthcare nightmare" before a crowd of over 150 HCJ-NC members and guests.

Obamacare is flawed, but there is a solution

On May 5, 2016, the Working Group on Single-Payer Program Design published Beyond the Affordable Care Act: A Physicians’ Proposal for Single-Payer Health Care Reform. To read a related op-ed from our chair, Dr. Jessica Schorr Saxe, in the Charlotte Observer, click here.