Tuesday, August 17, 2010
(CNSNews.com) – The Obama administration is focused not just on health-care reform in the United States – but also on improving health care systems around the world, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton announced on Monday.
The new plan has a “woman- and girl-centered approach,” according to an administration fact sheet.
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Speaking at Johns Hopkins University, Clinton outlined the six-year, $63-billion Obama administration initiative to bring global health care services “to more people in more places.” The administration’s Global Health Initiative has “everything” to do with foreign policy, she said.
“This is a signature of American leadership in the world today, Clinton said. “ It’s also an issue very close to my own heart.”
This article was posted: Tuesday, August 17, 2010 at 8:00 am