Improve Coordination of Care for Seniors by Cosponsoring the Furthering Access to Coordinated Treatment for Seniors (FACTS) Act of 2017

We ask that you join us in cosponsoring bipartisan legislation to improve coordination of care for our nation’s Medicare beneficiaries. H.R. 3447, The Furthering Access to Coordinated Treatment for Seniors (FACTS) Act of 2017 takes serious strides to address
the crisis of medication nonadherence, estimated to be responsible for $300 billion in annual health care costs and 125,000 annual preventable deaths.

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Cosponsor the Resolution Recognizing the Value and Impact of Frontline Health Workers (H. Res. 342) (v. 2)

Well-trained health workers are the first link to lifesaving treatment in conflict-affected and impoverished areas around the world and are essential partners in the fight against infectious disease. Despite serving a critical role in delivering vaccines,
providing treatment, and ultimately saving lives, local workers are too often overlooked and underserved. This imbalance was on full display during the 2014-2016 Ebola outbreak in West Africa and explains the June 2015 finding from the World Health Organization
and the World Bank that approximately 400 million people lack access to one or more essential health services. 

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Cosponsor the Bipartisan Preventing Maternal Deaths Act (v. 2)

  Sending Office: Honorable Jaime Herrera Beutler Sent By: Jessica.Wixson@mail.house.gov Supported by: American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Preeclampsia Foundation, Association of Maternal & Child Health Programs, Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine and the March of Dimes Dear Colleague: In September 2016, a Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology study highlighted an alarming trend –unlike in any […]

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