Healthcare

"A healthy person is a wealthy person." The future of healthcare lies in working hand-in-hand with technology and healthcare workers. Investing in a county healthcare system will allow us embrace emerging healthcare technologies and prepare the future generation of North Texan trained health professionals Healthcare is a priority because our very existence relies upon our ability to stay alive. 

How do we accomplish this? 

  • Invest in community health centers that provide primary, prenatal, and other important care

  • Expand the access to mental health services and make them available at all publicly funded educational institutions 

  • Invest in the diverse talent at Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs) to increase the amount of minority healthcare providers 

  • Increase the Affordable Care Act subsidies and federal investment in Medicare

  • Redirect our focus on preventative care and increase salaries for Primary Care Physicians 

  • Reduce the cost of prescription drugs and medical procedures 

  • Invest in clinical research the curing birth defects, heart disease, airborne pathogenic infections, and cancer 

What else do you think we should do to improve healthcare in America?

I'm always looking for innovative ideas. Let's connect.