Rep. Ned Canfield, D.O.; audio on new Caro hospital

Dr. Canfield talks about final passage of the state’s 2018 Fiscal Year budget by the state House on Tuesday, which includes $115 million for the construction of a new state psychiatric hospital in Caro, news that Rep. Canfield says is a positive development for his district at a number of levels.      

Rep. Dr. Ned Canfield, D.O., R-Sebewaing; audio on role of state in health care reform

Rep. Dr. Ned Canfield, D.O., the chair of the budget committee shaping the spending plan for the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, says a federal health care reform plan will need to give the states more authority and flexibility.  A primary care physician in Michigan’s Thumb, Dr. Canfield believes improved state and local flexibility…

Rep. Ned Canfield, D.O., R-Sebewaing; audio on House passage of 2018 state budget

Rep. Canfield, a member of the House Appropriations Committee who oversees the budget for the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, speaks on the House floor Tuesday night prior to House passage of the state’s 2018 Fiscal Year budget.  Rep. Canfield says the spending plan is measured and protects Michigan’s most vulnerable citizens.  

Rep. Ned Canfield, D.O., R-Sebewaing; audio on presentation of 2018 state budget

Rep. Canfield, the Chair of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services, talks about the introduction of the state’s 2018 budget Wednesday.  Rep. Canfield says changes in the Affordable Care Act at the federal level will have a significant impact on his subcommittee in the next two years, and says while he applauds…