Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan has long advocated for comprehensive reform and applauds efforts to refocus attention on this critical issue.
A lot has happened in the months since the U.S. House and Senate passed differing versions of reform legislation, and the focus in
“What I will not do, what I don't think makes sense and I don't think the American people want to see, would be another year of partisan wrangling around these issues; another six months or eight months or nine months worth of hearings in every single committee in the House and the Senate in which there's a lot of posturing,” Obama told reporters recently. “Let's get the relevant parties together; let's put the best ideas on the table.”
The Blues continue to support reform that expands coverage to everyone, reins in costs, and improves the quality and safety of medical care for all Americans.
We believe we’re leading the way here in
Check out the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association’s five-point reform plan Pathway to Covering America.
You can also view the White House’s reform plan here.