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House Proceeding on Oct 23rd, 2009 :: 0:02:35 to 0:03:30
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Michael H. Michaud

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Michael H. Michaud: house for one minute. the speaker: without objection. mr. michaud: i rise today to talk about the concerns i have in the home health care agency and reform package. i applaud the hard work that's gone into this package. i want to make sure that seniors are not interrupted in our efforts to target waste, fraud and abuse in the medicare system.

Michael H. Michaud

0:02:35 to 0:03:30( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Michael H. Michaud

Michael H. Michaud

0:02:55 to 0:03:18( Edit History Discussion )

Michael H. Michaud: home health care agencies, for example, are one of the most cost-effective ways to provide health care, especially in rural areas. in maine, 86% of the home health care agencies will be operating in the red if we pass the cuts in the bill. it's crucial we address these cuts in the way that promote efficiency, high-quality care

Michael H. Michaud

0:03:19 to 0:03:31( Edit History Discussion )

Michael H. Michaud: but does not put the access in rural areas at risk. i'm hopeful we will make this legislation better, that will provide quality and affordable health care to all americans so

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