State Rep. Hank Vaupel, of Fowlerville, today announced House Republicans have created a data-driven COVID-19 response plan which will give the people of Michigan more certainty on COVID-19 precautions that reflect conditions in local communities. The plan relies on established safety measures and more specific health data to guide decisions.
“We must work together if we want our people to stay healthy and safe and our state to return to normalcy and overcome this health crisis,” Vaupel said. “People’s lives and livelihoods are on the line and we must all work in tandem toward a common goal to prevail.”
“The plot being made by this dangerous and hateful group was despicable. Violence and acts of hate are unacceptable in our society. No matter how much anyone disagrees with a government official, this response is unwarranted and those responsible should be persecuted to the highest extent of the law.
The House Health Policy Committee heard testimony Tuesday from health professionals and industry experts in support of state Rep. Hank Vaupel’s plan to improve prescription drug price transparency in Michigan.
State Rep. Hank Vaupel, of Fowlerville, today said the recommendations outlined in the state’s nursing home task force report illustrate the need for big changes to COVID-19 nursing home policies.
State Rep. Hank Vaupel, chair of the House Health Policy Committee, today supported a plan to protect nursing home residents from avoidable coronavirus exposure. Earlier this year, the governor implemented a plan to put COVID-19 patients into long-term care facilities alongside uninfected residents. That plan was made without any legislative input. Soon after, the number […]
State Rep. Hank Vaupel, chair of the House Health Policy Committee, today introduced a plan to improve prescription drug price transparency in Michigan. The bipartisan plan requires drug manufacturers to submit information about how their products are priced to the Michigan Department of Insurance and Financial Services. Vaupel said this will provide a necessary level […]
State Rep. Hank Vaupel, chair of the House Health Policy Committee, has been appointed by Gov. Whitmer to serve on the state’s Michigan Nursing Homes COVID-19 Preparedness Task Force. The nursing home task force has until Aug. 31 to provide the governor with recommendations for how COVID-19 patients should be cared for at nursing home […]
Bipartisan plan makes health care more accessible for Michigan Medicaid patients A plan spearheaded by state Rep. Hank Vaupel, of Fowlerville, to improve access to health care for Michigan Medicaid patients via telehealth has been signed into law. Currently, Michigan Medicaid doesn’t cover telemedicine visits, and state law requires telemedicine visits between patients and health […]
State Reps. Hank Vaupel, of Fowlerville, and Ann Bollin, of Brighton Township, have received a response from Gov. Whitmer denying their May 18 request to make commonsense adjustments to the MI Safe Start regions by removing Livingston County from the nine-county Detroit region. The plan aims to safely reopen Michigan by region, but Vaupel and […]
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