Full Committee Hearing

Taking the Pulse of Charitable Care and Community Benefits at Nonprofit Hospitals

Date: Wednesday, September 13, 2006 Time: 10:00 AM Location: 215 Dirksen Senate Office Building

Member Statements

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


  1. The Honorable Phill Kline
    Attorney General
    State of Kansas
    Topeka , KS
  2. Sister Carol Keehan
    President and CEO
    The Catholic Health Association of the United States
    Washington , DC
  3. Kevin E. Lofton
    American Hospital Association
    Washington , DC
  4. Scott A. Duke
    Glendive Medical Center
    Glendive , MT
  5. Nancy Kane
    Professor of Health Management
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health
    Boston , MA
  6. Ray Hartz
    Executive Director
    Legal Aid Society of Eastern Virginia Inc.
    Norfolk , VA

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