Subcommittee Hearing

Improving Health Care Access in Rural Communities: Obstacles and Opportunities

Subcommittee on Health Care Date: Wednesday, May 17, 2023 Time: 02:30 PM Location: 215 Dirksen Senate Office Building

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Member Statements

  1.  Benjamin L. Cardin (D - MD)
  2.  Steve Daines (R - MT)


  1. Erin Aune, MBA, CRHCP
    Vice President of Strategic Programs
    Frances Mahon Deaconess Hospital
    Glasgow , MT
  2. Sara Rich
    President and CEO
    Choptank Community Health System
    Denton , MD
  3. David Herman, MD
    Essentia Health
    Duluth , MN
  4. Mark Holmes
    Director, Cecil G. Sheps Center for Health Services Research
    The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    Chapel Hill , NC

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