Poor people and the health care system

Today on the show: How do people with limited means navigate Utah’s health care system? Stacy Stanford, health policy analyst at Utah Health Policy Project, explains the status of Medicaid in Utah and what it would mean for voters to expand the program through a ballot initiative this year. Connect2Health is an organization that brings together patients and service providers. Connect2Health Director Alexis Lee and volunteer Jessica Garcia talk about the role it plays in its clients’ access to resources that contribute to their overall wellness. And Grace and Kyli share their experiences with the health care system as a mother of two and someone with mental illness, respectively.

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