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National Health Leaders Recognize Valadao For Leadership in Healthcare Innovation

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Washington, November 4, 2015 | Anna R. Vetter ((202) 815-1685) | comments
This week, the Healthcare Leadership Council (HLC) honored U.S. Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) as a “Champion of Healthcare Innovation” at an award ceremony in Washington, DC.
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WASHINGTON – This week, the Healthcare Leadership Council (HLC) honored U.S. Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) as a “Champion of Healthcare Innovation” at an award ceremony in Washington, DC.

Congressman Valadao stated, “It is an honor to receive this award from the Healthcare Leadership Council for my work to advance innovative healthcare reforms that improve access to and quality of care.” He continued, “America is the greatest medical innovator in the world and we must continue improving patient care while finding cures to fatal and debilitating diseases. Ensuring that my constituents have access to high quality, affordable care is one of my top priorities.”

The Healthcare Leadership Council (HLC), a coalition of leaders of the nation’s premier healthcare companies and organizations, presented the award at the Council’s annual Healthcare Innovations Expo on Capitol Hill.

“As we strive to conquer illness, elevate population health and make our healthcare system more affordable and sustainable, the answer lies in dynamic and continual innovation,” said Healthcare Leadership Council President Mary R. Grealy. “For this to happen, we need federal policies that encourage progress and new breakthroughs in care. We applaud Representative David Valadao for his leadership, vision, and commitment that patients and healthcare consumers need.”

Congressman David G. Valadao represents the 21st Congressional District, which includes Kings County and Portions of Fresno, Tulare, and Kern Counties.
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