Full Committee Hearing

Physician-Owned Specialty Hospitals: Profits before Patients?

Senate Committee on Finance Date: Wednesday, May 17, 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. Rev. Mike Wilson
    Sellwood Baptist Church
    Portland , OR

Panel II

  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 III

  1. Cindy Morrison
    Vice President
    Sioux Valley Hospital
    Sioux Falls , SD
  2. Dan Mulholland
    Attorney at Law
    Horty, Springer & Mattern, P.C.
    Pittsburg , PA
  3. John M. House, MD
    Managing Partner, Urology Associates of North Texas, Chairman of the Board, USMD Hospital
    American Surgical Hospital Association
    Sioux Falls , SD
  4. James Cobey, MD
    Orthopedic Surgeon
    Private Hospital
    Washington , DC

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