253Mar 15, 2013
Glenn Hackbarth testified on the recommendations of the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission’s (MedPAC) annual report on Medicare payment policies. Mr. Hackbarth told committee ...
108Jun 19, 2012
Medicare Payment Advisory Commission
Glenn Hackbarth spoke about a Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC) report on the operation of Medicare programs. The report had several recommendations, including caps on out-of-pocket ...
221Mar 15, 2011
Medicare Payment Policies
Glenn Hackbarth talked about efforts by the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission to craft a new formula for Medicare payments to doctors. Since 1998 Congress has passed legislation every year ...
378Dec 20, 2010
Heath Care Law Implementation
Health care analysts and Medicare representatives talked about implementation of the new health care law. Following opening remarks, Judy Fader outlined the recommendation from her report on ...
295Jun 23, 2010
Medicare Payment Advisory Commission Report
Glenn Hackbarth testified on the findings of a report submitted by the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC) to Congress on June 15, 2010. Testimony focused on the impact of new health care ...
266Oct 15, 2009
Health Care Services and Payment Systems
Forum participants spoke about the state of health care in America and efforts to reform health care. They focused on ways to move from a fee-for-service system that concentrates on the amount ...
615Apr 21, 2009
Health Care Roundtable
The Senate Finance Committee held a hearing on reforming the health care system. The hearing was conducted as a roundtable discussion with participants addressing several areas including ...
29May 6, 2005
Quality of Medicare Services
The Alliance for Health Reform held a news conference on the quality of Medicare services. Participants talked about the release the report by Sheila Leatherman and Douglas McCarthy, Quality ...