Full Committee Hearing

Medicare Drug Card: Delivering Savings for Participating Beneficiaries

Date: Tuesday, June 8, 2004 Time: 10:00 AM Location: 215 Dirksen Senate Office Building

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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. Kris Gross
    Iowa Senior Health Insurance Program
    Des Moines , IA
  2. Mark Merritt
    President & CEO
    Pharmaceutical Care Management Association
    Washington , DC
  3. James Firman
    Chair, President and CEO
    Access to Benefits Coalition, National Council on the Aging
    Washington , DC
  4. Robert Hayes
    President and General Counsel
    Medicare Rights Center
    New York , NY
  5. Tom Snedden
    Pennsylvania's Pharmaceutical Assistance Contract for the Elderly
    Harrisburg , PA

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