Full Committee Hearing

Improving Health Care Quality: An Integral Step Toward Health Reform

Senate Committee on Finance Date: Tuesday, September 9, 2008 Time: 10:00 AM Location: 215 Dirksen Senate Office Building

Member Statements

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


  1. Peter Lee, J.D
    Executive Director, National Health Policy
    Pacific Business Group on Health
    San Francisco , CA
  2. Samuel Nussbaum, MD
    Executive Vice President For Clinical Health Policy and Chief Medical Officer
    WellPoint, Inc.
    Indianapolis , IN
  3. Gregory Schoen MD
    Regional Medical Director
    Fairview Northland Health Services
    Princeton , MN
  4. Kevin Weiss, MD
    President and CEO
    American Board of Medical Specialties
    Evanston , IL
  5. William Roper, MD, M.P.H.
    CEO, Dean and Vice Chancellor for Medical Affairs
    UNC Health Care System, University of North Carolina
    Chapel Hill , NC

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