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TFAH Applauds 'Affordable Health Choices Act' for Making Prevention a Cornerstone of Health Reform
Date:6/10/2009

a Right Choices program to provide access to proven clinical preventive services, like immunizations and screenings, for the uninsured. In addition, the coverage section of the bill mandates no copayments for evidence-based preventive services endorsed by independent authorities;
  • Establishment of a Healthy Aging, Living Well pilot project to provide public health community interventions, screenings, and necessary clinical referrals for individuals 55 and 64 years of age;
  • Coordination of a workplace wellness marketing campaign to make employers aware of the benefits of employer-based wellness programs; and
  • Establishment of an oral healthcare prevention and education campaign.

  • Trust for America's Health is a non-profit, non-partisan organization dedicated to saving lives by protecting the health of every community and working to make disease prevention a national priority. www.healthyamericans.org.


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