Florida TaxWatch has released an op-ed calling on Florida to expand access to affordable, quality health care options for Floridians. Doing so would save millions of dollars and countless lives.Lawmakers are considering two TaxWatch recommendations to eliminate barriers to 21st century solutions to help Floridians enjoy longer, healthier lives: reducing the limits on telehealth and expanding the scope of practice for the state’s 15,000 advanced registered nurse practitioners (ARNPs). These recommendations would significantly improve the state’s healthcare system and ensure that crucial public investments in healthcare are well-spent.Florida TaxWatch will continue to identify and research issues that will positively impact the state’s healthcare system, save tax dollars and improve the lives of Floridians.
Read the full op-ed here.