Full Committee Hearing

Examining Bipartisan Medicare Policies that Improve Care for Patients with Chronic Conditions

Date: Tuesday, May 16, 2017 Time: 10:00 AM Location: 215 Dirksen Senate Office Building

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Member Statements

  1.  Orrin G. Hatch (R - UT)
  2.  Ron Wyden (D - OR)


Panel One

  1. The Honorable Brian Schatz
    United States Senator, Hawaii
  2. The Honorable Roger F. Wicker
    United States Senator, Mississippi

Panel Two

  1. Katherine Hayes, J.D.
    Director of Health Policy
    Bipartisan Policy Center
    Washington , DC
  2. Lee H. Schwamm, M.D.
    Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School and Director of Acute Stroke Services, and Director of Partners TeleStroke Center at Massachusetts General Hospital
    on behalf of the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association
    Dallas , TX
  3. John G. Lovelace
    President of Government Programs and Individual Advantage, President
    UPMC Insurance Services Division, UPMC for You
    Pittsburgh , PA
  4. Stephen Rosenthal
    Senior Vice President, Population Health Management
    Montefiore Health System
    Yonkers , NY

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