2017 Summit – 4 priority legislative areas
- Support the Reducing Disparities Using Care Models and Education Act of 2015.
- Legislation authorizing the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) to test a payment and service delivery model including health education.
- $50 million in funding in FY 2017 to strengthen and expand the CDC Racial and Ethnic Approaches to Community Health (REACH) program.
- $23 million in funding in FY 2017 for the CDC National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion’s School Health Branch to expand health education in schools
Contact your member of Congress on these important health education issues.