Full Committee Hearing

Strategies to Improve Access to Medicaid Home and Community Based Services

Date: Wednesday, April 7, 2004 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 Tom Harkin
    United States Senator
    State of Iowa

Panel II

  1. Dennis Smith
    Acting Administrator, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
    United States Department of Health and Human Services
    Washington , DC
  2. The Honorable Carol Novak
    National Council on Disability
    Washington , DC

Panel III

  1. Bruce Darling
    Executive Director
    Center for Disability Rights
    Rochester , NY
  2. Jan Moss
    Mother of two adult children with developmental disabilities
    Oklahoma City , OK
  3. Ray Gerke
    Iowa Olmstead Real Choices Consumer Task Force
    Woodward , IA
  4. Di Findley
    Executive Director
    Iowa Caregivers Association
    Des Moines , IA

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