Full Committee Hearing

Implementation of the New Medicare Drug Benefit

Date: Wednesday, February 8, 2006 Time: 10:00 AM Location: 215 Dirksen Senate Office Building

Member Statements

  1.  Chuck Grassley (R - IA)
  2. Senator Max Baucus (D - MT)


Panel I

  1. The Honorable Mark McClellan, M.D., Ph.D.
    Administrator, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid
    United States Department of Health and Human Services
    Washington , DC

Panel II

  1. David Bernauer
    Chairman and CEO
    Walgreen Company
    Deerfield , IL
  2. William Fleming, PharmD
    Vice President, Pharmacy Management
    Humana Inc.
    Louisville , KY
  3. Susan E. Rawlings
    President, Senior Services
    Newbury Park , CA
  4. Tobey Schule, R.Ph.
    Sykes Pharmacy
    Kalispell , MT
  5. Joy Paeth
    Chief Executive Officer
    Atea Agency on Aging of Southwestern Illinois
    Belleville , IL
  6. Pamela, RN Willoughby, R.N.
    Faith Community Nurse
    St. John's Episcopal Church and Bedford Presbyterian Church
    Bedford , VA

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