Full Committee Hearing

The Right Care at the Right Time: Leveraging Innovation to Improve Health Care Quality for All Americans

Senate Committee on Finance Date: Thursday, July 17, 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. Dr. Peter Orszag, Ph.D.
    Congressional Budget Office
    Washington , DC
  2. Richard Hillestad, Ph.D.
    Principal Researcher, Professor
    RAND Graduate School
    Santa Monica , CA
  3. George Halvorson
    Chairman and CEO
    Kaiser Foundation Health Plan Inc.
    Oakland , CA
  4. Gail Wilensky
    John M. Olin Senior Fellow and Co-Chair of the President's Task Force to Improve Health Care Delivery for Our Nation's Veterans
    Project Hope
    Bethesda , MD

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