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Sec. Bruce Greenstein, Health and Hospitals (2010)

The Press Club



Genre: News, Public Affairs, Speech

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2010-10-25

Duration: 00:25:30

Subjects: BATON ROUGE PRESS CLUB | Greenstein, Bruce | Louisiana. Department of Health and Hospitals | Health Care | Diabetes | MEDICAID


  • Greenstein, Bruce Speaker


A speech by Bruce Greenstein before the Baton Rouge Press Club on October 25, 2010. Greenstein is the Secretary of the Department of Health and Hospitals. He talks about the establishment of the department’s business plan. He also discusses strategies for improving the health of Louisiana residents, including addressing low birth rankings and the rise of diabetes, taking advantage of technology, overhauling the Medicaid Management Information System, transforming the health system though coordinated care, modernizing the Department of Vital Records, and addressing fraud and abuse within the system.