Rep. Wozniak introduces bipartisan plan to help reduce prescription costs in Michigan

State Rep. Doug Wozniak, of Shelby Township, has introduced a bipartisan plan to improve prescription drug price transparency in Michigan. The plan requires drug manufacturers to submit information about how their products are priced to the Michigan Department of Insurance and Financial Services. Wozniak said this will provide a necessary level of consumer protection and…

Rep. Wozniak supports “Return to Learn” plan for Michigan students

Legislation allows for flexibility and informed decisions as school year approaches State Rep. Douglas Wozniak, of Shelby Township, today helped advance a proposal ensuring the safety of Michigan students as learning resumes in the fall. The House-Senate plan empowers local school districts and health departments to work together to develop health and safety standards that…

Senate committee approves Wozniak plan ensuring families have necessary legal support in adoption hearings

The Senate Committee on Families, Seniors and Veterans has approved a bipartisan plan introduced by state Rep. Doug Wozniak to correct an unintentional result of 2016 legislation that prevents attorneys from legally serving people in adoption court hearings. In 2016, legislation to prevent underground adoptions without court supervision was signed into law. Wozniak said the…

Rep. Wozniak’s plan ensures access to care for car accident victims

Measure addresses unintended fee schedule consequences for post-acute care rehab clinics State Rep. Doug Wozniak, of Shelby Township, today introduced a plan that would ensure car accident victims have expanded access to care under Michigan’s new no-fault law that takes effect July 1. Under the plan, a separate fee schedule for post-acute care rehabilitation clinics…

Rep. Wozniak applauds court for ruling in favor of Line 5 tunnel law

State Rep. Doug Wozniak, of Shelby Township, today commended the Michigan Court of Appeals for unanimously upholding the constitutionality of the law to allow a tunnel to be built for the Line 5 pipeline under the Straits of Mackinac. “This is a big win for Michigan’s local economies and the best option for protecting our…

Rep. Wozniak: Seniors should not be made more vulnerable than they already are

Legislator: Governor must put an end to reckless nursing home practice State Rep. Douglas Wozniak, of Shelby Township, today put his full support behind a newly introduced House Resolution opposing policies which have put the lives of Michigan seniors in danger. Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has continued on with a COVID-19 response plan that places COVID-19…

Rep. Wozniak spearheads plan to protect vulnerable people, families from fraud

Bills improve procedures for powers of attorney, help ensure they’re accepted State Rep. Doug Wozniak today announced a plan to better protect seniors, vulnerable residents and their families by minimizing the potential to use powers of attorney as a tool for exploitation in Michigan. Wozniak, an elder law attorney, said the measures also would improve…

Wozniak plan improving access to telehealth advances to House floor

Bipartisan plan makes preventative and routine health care more accessible for Michigan patients in COVID-19 era A plan introduced by state Rep. Doug Wozniak to improve access to health care for Michigan patients via telehealth was approved today by the House Ways & Means Committee. Under current law, telemedicine visits between patients and health care…