Tom Corbett, Governor (2013)
Governor Corbett is committed to ensuring Pennsylvanians having increased access to quality, affordable health care. Through improving access to care, the goals are to get all kids insured, increase access to primary health care with expansion of community-based, primary care health clinics, recruit and retain healthcare professionals by increasing the amount of provider’s in under-served areas, and harnessing health information technology with greater use of health IT services. Through ensuring quality, the goals are to combat prescription drug abuse, support older and disabled Pennsylvanians and promote good public health. Through providing affordability, the goals are to rebuild and reform Pennsylvania’s Medicaid Program and continue to reform Pennsylvania’s medical liability system.