Healthcare

Telehealth Funding for Chronically Ill

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Telehealth Funding for Chronically Ill

Elise secured over $50,000 in telehealth funding for the Northern NY Rural Behavioral Health Institute in Saranac Lake. This funding will go to help at-risk North Country patients with […]

Virtual Solutions for Seniors

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Virtual Solutions for Seniors

Elise worked across the aisle to address the challenge of isolation facing older Americans living in nursing facilities during COVID-19. This legislation would help provide telehealth capabilities & virtual […]

Telehealth Access

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Telehealth Access

I successfully fought to extend Medicare and Medicaid’s emergency telehealth waiver program for at least 22 months. During COVID-19, many patients have used telehealth services to treat their non-COVID-19 […]

Biodefense Response and Prevention

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Biodefense Response and Prevention

I was proud to lead the effort to clarify our national biodefense strategy and implementation plan. The COVID-19 crisis has illuminated the need for a more comprehensive biodefense strategy […]

Curbing Opioid Abuse

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Curbing Opioid Abuse

I helped pass important legislation that will provide resources to treat opioid addiction and curb abuse in our communities, including limiting opioid supply for temporary-use patients and boosting controlled […]

Protecting Veterans Health

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Protecting Veterans Health

I helped pass legislation to protect the health of our veterans, including expanding mental health services, analyzing and boosting our current suicide prevention resources, increasing compensation for disabled veterans […]

COVID-19 Telehealth Funding

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COVID-19 Telehealth Funding

I was proud to secure over $25,000 in telehealth funding for Families First in Elizabethtown. This funding will ensure that North Country families can remotely receive the behavioral health […]

Holding China Accountable

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Holding China Accountable

I was proudly appointed to the House China Task Force. China needs to be held accountable for their cover-up of the initial spread of COVID-19, and I’m focused on […]

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