The New Hampshire Hospital Association (NHHA) released a report today showing the positive impact that the New Hampshire Health Protection Plan (NHHPP), the bipartisan approach to extending private health insurance coverage to more low-income, uninsured residents in New Hampshire that was adopted last year, is already having by reducing the number of people seeking care in hospital emergency rooms. From data reported to the NHHA by its member hospitals, hospitals saw a reduction of those seeking care in the emergency room without insurance of 17% statewide. For full press release click HERE.