To Their Health


| May/June 2000


Fed up with government-controlled tribal health programs, California Indian tribes are organizing the nation's first Native American-operated HMO. The plan, conceived by the California Rural Indian Health Board, would cover more than 85,000 California Indians and employees of tribal-owned businesses, according to Pacific News Service (Jan. 20, 2000), and its coverage would be tailored to address diseases, like hypertension and diabetes, that affect Native Americans disproportionately.













Pay Now Save $5!

Utne Summer 2016Want to gain a fresh perspective? Read stories that matter? Feel optimistic about the future? It's all here! Utne Reader offers provocative writing from diverse perspectives, insightful analysis of art and media, down-to-earth news and in-depth coverage of eye-opening issues that affect your life.

Save Even More Money By Paying NOW!

Pay now with a credit card and take advantage of our earth-friendly automatic renewal savings plan. You save an additional $5 and get 4 issues of Utne Reader for only $40.00 (USA only).

Or Bill Me Later and pay just $45 for 4 issues of Utne Reader!




Facebook Instagram Twitter flipboard


Copyright 2018, All Rights Reserved
Ogden Publications, Inc., 1503 SW 42nd St., Topeka, Kansas 66609-1265