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An Affiliate of the American Public Health Association

Our goal is to help strengthen the state's public health system to improve health, prevent disease and reduce costs for all. We provide a forum for the exchange of public health information.

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2015 NHPHA Annual Report

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NHPHA Advocacy

Our organization is active in state legislation. We track bills and attend hearings on all matters concerning public health. Our site offers our priorities and our legislative positions.

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We offer both individual and organizational memberships.   

Our benefits include reduced rates at NHPHA sponsored events, our mailings, access to our email list and much more. We increase opportunities to network with others in New Hampshire who are interested in public health.

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Governor Sununu, Help Defeat AHCA Changes!

Dear Governor Sununu:  

We are writing on behalf of the board and membership of the New Hampshire Public Health Association, a trusted voice that has worked to promote and protect the health of the people of New Hampshire for the last 25 years. 

We are asking that you join with your fellow governors, both Democratic and Republican, who are calling for a bipartisan Senate approach on healthcare reform to preserve critical health benefits for millions of Americans. All of the governors who have signed a letter urging this collaboration are from states like, New Hampshire, that have expanded Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act. The Republican bill in both chambers will phase out federal funding for that expansion.
 
As you well know, nearly 190,000 individuals have enrolled in Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program as of March 2107 and thus have had access to essential preventive and acute care health services. Continue reading here.