Expand Medicare coverage for those who retire early and others who want access to a public option.
Encourage responsible decision making by those who choose to participate in the public option by covering preventative, emergency, and catastrophic conditions but scaling people’s costs for other services based on their income and choices, all while giving them tools to reduce their and the public’s costs of care.
Eliminate surprise billing through mandatory transparent pricing.
Ensure no American faces bankruptcy over medical bills.
Protect Americans’ right to keep their doctor and their current insurance coverage, but work with insurers and providers to lower their premiums, deductibles, and other out-of-pocket costs.
Recognize healthcare companies as the for-profit entities they are, so that they contribute their fair share to covering the costs of care and are incentivized to truly compete to provide better services at a lower cost.
Protect a woman’s right to make private medical decisions in consultation with her healthcare provider, because Roe v. Wade is the law of the land.