States move ahead: Tired of waiting for national health care reforms

November 2007
State Health Watch;Nov2007, Vol. 14 Issue 11, p1
The article reports that U.S. states are moving ahead with several reform initiatives in order to address local needs. Molly Voris, senior policy analyst with the National Governors Association's Center for Best Practices, said that governors cannot wait for federal solutions to the increasing health care cost and number of uninsured citizens. For this reason, they are prioritizing reform efforts at the state level.


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