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AzHHA: Governor’s Budget Will Improve Health for Children and Mothers Across Arizona

Statement from AzHHA President/CEO Greg Vigdor

NEWS RELEASE

For Immediate Release │ January 18, 2019
Media Contact: Shayna Diamond │602-694-5510 │sdiamond@azhha.org

PHOENIX — “AzHHA applauds Governor Doug Ducey for including key health-related items in his budget proposal,” said Arizona Hospital and Healthcare Association CEO Greg Vigdor. “Eliminating the KidsCare enrollment freeze as well as providing additional funding for rural prenatal care and innovative grants for prenatal telemedicine equipment clearly demonstrate this governor’s commitment to building better health for the patients, people and communities of Arizona. We look forward to working with Governor Ducey and the state legislature in the coming weeks and months.”

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About the Arizona Hospital and Healthcare Association
AzHHA is the association giving Arizona hospitals a voice to collectively build better healthcare and health for Arizonans. As the champion for healthcare leadership in Arizona, AzHHA and its member hospitals explore ideas and take collaborative action at the state capitol, in hospitals and at home to attain the best healthcare outcomes for Arizonans. Through Better Care, Better Health, and Lower Costs, we will make Arizona the Healthiest State in the Nation. Visit https://www.azhha.org for more information.