Gingrich Urges Health Care Overhaul

1 decade 4 years 4 months ago Wednesday, January 18 2006 Jan 18, 2006 Wednesday, January 18, 2006 6:23:31 PM CST January 18, 2006 in News
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Gingrich told the Missouri Senate on Wednesday it must take a long-term approach that focuses on healthy habits and preventative care instead of crisis treatment. Gingrich founded the Center for Health Transformation, a group supporting individual responsibility, technology and availability of health coverage. Republican lawmakers and Gov. Blunt are exploring similar changes for Missouri's Medicaid program for the poor and the state's general health care system. President Pro Tem Michael Gibbons invited Gingrich to speak to the state Senate.

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