|Health Care Commission Continues Work; Gathers Input From Iowans|
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Rep. Tyler Olson, (319) 365-1840
HEALTH CARE COMMISSION CONTINUES WORK; GATHERS INPUT FROM IOWANS
“High health care costs are a burden on
Iowans can participate by filling out an on-line healthcare survey or attending a public hearing in
Olson also said citizens can contact him with their ideas and suggestions, which will be forwarded on to the commission. Olson can be reached by phone at (319) 365-1840 and email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Last June, a private foundation that studies health care issues gave
In August, the Health Care Commission met and adopted eight guiding principles:
§ Coverage & Care should be universal or near universal.
§ Coverage should be affordable & take into account all health care costs.
§ Everyone should have a medical home.
§ Health care should be accessible.
§ Financing should be a shared responsibility.
§ Reforms should drive quality improvements and contain costs.
§ Reforms should do no harm.
§ Reforms must be sustainable and doable.
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