September 18, 2018
On September 18, 2018 at 10 am Eastern, the Senate Health Education Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee will hold a hearing on “Reducing Health Care Costs: Examining How Transparency Can Lower Spending and Empower Patients.” Witnesses include Leah Binder, President & CEO of the Leapfrog Group; Bill Kampine, Senior VP, Client Analytics, Healthcare Bluebook; Nancy Giunto, Executive Director, Washington Health Alliance, and Ty Tippets, Administrator, St. George Surgical Center. Watch the hearing and access materials here.
The HELP Committee also announced a hearing on “Reducing Health Care Costs: Improving Affordability through Innovation” set to occur on September 27, 2018 at 10 am. Witnesses include Lee S. Gross, MD, President, Docs 4 Patient Care Foundation and Founder Epiphany Health Direct Primary Care; Cheryl DeMars, President Chief Executive Officer, The Alliance; Dow Constantine, Executive of King County; and Jonathan Perlin, MD, Ph.D., M.S.H.A., M.A.C.P., President, Clinical Services and Chief Medical Officer, HCA Healthcare. Watch the hearing and access materials here.