Congresswoman Joyce Beatty

Representing the 3rd District of Ohio

Health Care

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More on Health Care

Feb 6, 2014
Press Release

Representatives Beatty and Wagner Introduce Concussion Awareness and Education Act

Legislation to Support the Research, Prevention, and Treatment of Concussions

(Washington, D.C.) – Congresswoman Joyce Beatty (OH-03) and Congresswoman Ann Wagner (MO-02) introduced bipartisan legislation, The Concussion Awareness and Education Act, H.R. 3954, supporting concussion awareness, education, and research. 

Jan 15, 2014
Press Release

Beatty works to secure funding for key programs in 2014 Omnibus Appropriations Bill

(Washington, DC) – Congresswoman Joyce Beatty (OH-03) released the following statement regarding the inclusion of two federal programs in the 2014 Omnibus Appropriations Bill.

Dec 2, 2013
Press Release

Beatty Introduces Pair of Mental Health Measures

Legislation to Support Suicide Prevention Awareness and Mental Health Awareness in Schools

(Washington, D.C.) – Congresswoman Joyce Beatty (OH-03) released the following statement detailing a pair of mental health measures she sponsored, Support Our Student Act (S.O.S. Act), H.R. 3536, supporting mental health training for school professionals and H.Con.Res. 64, supporting the goals and ideals of suicide prevention.

Jul 18, 2013
Press Release

Beatty Opposes Republican Attempts to Delay Implementation of the Affordable Care Act

(Washington, D.C.) – Congresswoman Beatty (OH-03) released the following statement regarding her opposition of the latest Republican attempts to delay implementation of the Affordable Care Act.

Jun 19, 2013
News Articles

By  Jessica Wehrman

The Columbus Dispatch Wednesday June 19, 2013 6:18 AM

WASHINGTON — Two-year-old Patrick Bibbee of Columbus doesn’t say much, but he delivered a powerful message yesterday to members of Ohio’s congressional delegation: Children’s hospitals deserve support.

May 16, 2013
Press Release

Beatty Opposes Attempt to Repeal the Affordable Care Act

(Washington, D.C.) – Congresswoman Beatty (OH-03) released the following statement regarding her opposition to the Patients’ Rights Repeal Act, H.R. 45

Today, Congresswoman Joyce Beatty (OH-3) voted against the Patients’ Rights Repeal Act, H.R. 45, in the U.S. House of Representative, which represents the 37th attempt by House Republicans to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) enacted in 2010.

May 7, 2013
Speeches

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First, let me join my other colleagues in thanking my freshman class members, Mr. Horsford and Mr. Jeffries, for leading the Congressional Black Caucus' important discussion tonight on eliminating health disparities in America.

May 1, 2013
News Articles

MAY STROKE AWARENESS & PREVENTION TIPS

#1) I was a healthy, active woman who suffered a stroke at 50 proving it can happen to anyone (Joyce Beatty).

Read more about Congresswoman Beatty’s stroke survivor story.

#2) There are approximately 7 million stroke survivors in the U.S. (National Stroke Association).

#3) Each year, 795,000 people in the U.S. experience a stroke (National Stroke Association).

May 1, 2013
Press Release

Beatty Kicks Off Month Long Advocacy

on Stroke Awareness and Prevention

Beatty to highlight stroke awareness and prevention in May to promote HR 123