State attorneys general have a track record of health advocacy. Whether representing state health agencies, implementing the Affordable Care Act, or reviewing health care provider mergers, attorneys general role in the area of public health is broad and often not understood. In addition to agency representation, attorneys general are also active in Medicaid Fraud prosecutions, hospital mergers and regulation, anti smoking initiatives, and food policy. State attorneys general are extraordinary voices in advocating on behalf of our nation’s health.
From the Tierney Blog
For additional resources on health care, see the Health Care section of the National State Attorneys General Program (AGP) archive: