Authorize the Food and Drug Administration to approve generic versions of biologic drugs and grant biologics manufacturers 12 years of exclusive use before generics can be developed.
Support comparative effectiveness research by establishing a non-profit Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute.
Establish a commissioned Regular Corps and a Ready Reserve Corps for service in time of a national emergency.
Reauthorize and amend the Indian Health Care Improvement Act.
Establish the Workforce Advisory Committee to develop a national workforce strategy.
Increase workforce supply and support training of health professionals through scholarships and loans.