Rep. Dr. John Bizon, M.D., R-Battle Creek; audio on future of ACA in Michigan

Rep. Dr. John Bizon, M.D., who chairs the House budget panel on Medicaid, says reforms to the Affordable Care Act at the federal level might not have an impact on Medicaid in Michigan for several years, but adds that individuals with coverage through non-government entities could see changes sooner and that both health care and health…

Rep. Dr. John Bizon, M.D.; audio on start of 2016-2017 school year

Rep. Bizon talks about the start of the 2016-2017 school year and says Michigan public schools will benefit from funding increases and a continued focus on early childhood and career technical education.  Rep. Bizon adds he’s also working with the Michigan Department of Treasury to find solutions for Calhoun County schools.  

Rep. Dr. John Bizon, M.D., R-Battle Creek; audio on biosimilars legislation

Rep. Bizon, talks about his HB 4812, now pending in the full Michigan Senate,  which allows pharmacists in Michigan to dispense biosimilar medications in lieu of biologic agents, something Rep. Bizon says will reduce costs while fostering better communication between pharmacists, physicians and patients.