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Tipton was also recognized, today, for his work to support patient-centered healthcare solutions.
"I'm honored that the
Tipton supports a patient-centered healthcare approach that allows for portability and pooling of insurance coverage, ensures coverage of pre-existing conditions, and encourages innovation in the healthcare delivery system. He believes this can be achieved through a market-driven solution that incentivizes enrollment with affordable access to quality care without forcing people to buy insurance they may not want through a mandate. He also supports comprehensive tort reform to protect patients while preventing frivolous lawsuits. Among the alternatives Tipton supports is the Empowering Patients First Act (H.R. 2300), which was introduced by Dr.
Background on the
Members of HLC - hospitals, health plans, pharmaceutical companies, medical device manufacturers, biotech firms, health product distributors, pharmacies and academic health centers - envision a quality-driven system that fosters innovation. HLC members advocate measures to increase the cost-effectiveness of American healthcare by emphasizing wellness and prevention, care coordination, and the use of evidence-based medicine, while utilizing consumer choice and competition to elevate value.
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