June 14,2001

Baucus Releases Witness List for HCFA Hearing

Hearing: Medicare Governance: Perspectives on the Health Care Financing Administration
Date/Time: June 19, 2001, at 10 a.m.
Location: 215 Dirksen Senate Office Building
Description: The Finance Committee will hear testimony from the administration, a
provider and a representative of beneficiaries regarding the issues and challenges facing the governance of the Health Care Financing Administration.

Witness List

A Panel Consisting of:

The Honorable Tommy Thompson, Secretary, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, D.C.

A Panel Consisting of:

William J. Scanlon, Director of Health Care Issues, U.S. General Accounting Office, Washington, D.C.

Michael Gluck, Ph.D., Research Associate Professor, Institute for Health Care Research and Policy, Georgetown University, Washington, DC

Dr. Nick Wolter, President/CEO, Deaconess Billings Clinic, Billings, MT

Dr. Judith Hibbard, Professor of Health Policy, Department of Planning, Public Policy, and Management, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR