HELP Committee Executive Session: S. 1199, S. 1173, and S.1895
Congressional hearing of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, Pensions (HELP) Committee focused on: the Poison Center Network Enhancement Act of 2019, Emergency Medical Services for Children Reauthorization Act of 2019, and Lower Health Care Costs Act of 2019. Focuses on ending surprise medical billing, creating price transparency, increasing prescription drug competition, improving public health, and improving health information exchange. Legislation would extend funding for community health centers, the National Health Service Corps, and the Teaching Health Center Graduate Medical Education (THCGME) Program. Addresses rural throughout.
Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor & Pensions
Emergency medical services · Federally Qualified Health Centers · Funding · Health information technology · Healthcare business and finance · Legislation and regulations · Loans, loan repayment, and loan forgiveness for health careers · Pharmacy and prescription drugs · Public health