HEALTH

  • Took unprecedented action to secure the health and safety of Granite Staters in the wake of COVID-19
  • Eliminated the Emergency Department Wait List
  • Secured funding to eliminate the Vocational Rehabilitation Wait List
  • Reduced the average assessment caseload for child protection social workers from a peak of 93 in January of 2016, down to 17 today
  • Implemented suicide prevention training in schools across New Hampshire
  • Integrated the Choose Love social and emotional learning curriculum in schools across New Hampshire
  • Signed Medicaid Expansion into law, providing coverage for 50,000 low-income Granite Staters
  • Greater health care choices for veterans
  • Fully funded the Alcohol Fund to fight substance use disorder
  • Created the only youth drug treatment center in New Hampshire
  • Launched the Recovery Friendly Workplaces program