160Feb 14, 2011
Health and Human Services 2012 Budget
Health and Human Service Secretary Kathleen Sebelius and other officials spoke to reporters about her department’s fiscal year 2012 budget.
137Mar 18, 2008
National Health Care
Panelists talked about medical and health research. Topics included the national agenda issues; strategies for winning influence for science; and the complicated issues that influence public ...
119Jun 21, 2006
Health Information Technology
Witnesses testified about accelerating the adoption of health information technology. The hearing provided an update and progress on the development technology use in the nation’s ...
45Mar 21, 2006
Science and Health in the 21st Century
Federal research agency directors and private sector leaders discussed science and health issues of the 21st century. Topics included current medical research, the role of the federal ...
21Feb 6, 2006
Fiscal Year 2007 Health and Human Services Budget
Secretary Leavitt and other health officials spoke to reporters about the proposed fiscal year 2007 budget for the Department of Health and Human Services. Medicare and the U.S. Centers for ...
19Oct 28, 2004
International Health Policy Survey
Panelists discussed health policies in a number of different countries. The panelists participated in an international survey sponsored by the Commonwealth Fund. They discussed the ways ...
53Dec 23, 2003
National Healthcare Quality
Dr. Clancy talked about healthcare in America. She said that, while healthcare in the U.S. was some of the best in the world, improvements were still needed to increase the quality of care ...
17Aug 12, 2003
Mr. Gingrich moderated a panel discussion on transforming Medicare. Among the topics they addressed were simplifying the Medicare system, proposed reforms being considered in Congress, and ...
27Jul 1, 2003
National Health Information Infrastructure
Secretary Thompson and other health officials talked about steps being taken to implement a national health care information system. The system would allow better communication within the ...
9Feb 3, 2003
Fiscal Year 2004 Budget Proposal
The officials talked about President Bush’s proposed budget for the Department of Health and Human Services, including efforts to strengthen Medicare and improve public health. They also ...