Urban Indian Health News

Clearing Up a Few Myths on Health Insurance Reform and the Indian Health Service

A message from Senior Policy Advisor for Native American Affairs at the White House, Kimberly Teehee

Myths and Reality – The Affect on Urban Indian Health Care Funding

  WASHINGTON – “Most Indians live on reservations and don’t pay taxes.” “Indians don’t have to work because the government provides all their needs.” “Native Americans are all wealthy from gaming casino revenues.” These are a few of the myths and misconceptions that can affect funding for urban Indian health care, according to the National […]