88Aug 10, 2009
Expanding Access to Health Care
The Alliance for Health Reform held a panel discussion on the contents of health care legislation currently on Capitol Hill, as well as how state-level health care reform has fared in ...
29Aug 13, 2002
Health Care Security
In one of eight break-out (concurrent) sessions at an economic forum sponsored by the White House, President Bush, Health care professionals, and others talked about health care policy and its ...
8Jan 13, 2000
Organizational Health Coverage Proposals
Participants talked about a variety of plans to reform the health care system to drastically reduce the number of uninsured. The various plans included measures which would provide tax ...
73Dec 13, 1999
Medical Errors and Patient Safety
The subcommittee examined a report by the Institute of Medicine that cites a large number cases of preventable medical errors. Executives of several health organizations testified and patients ...
30May 10, 1999
Children, Violence and Responsibility
Following a White House conference on youth violence, conferees talked with reporters on the results of the meeting and the recent shootings in Littleton, Colorado.
4Dec 16, 1998
Ms. Dickey talked about health care reform arguing that a patients protection act should be the first priority of the next Congress. She then laid out several types of reform which would ...
51Jan 8, 1997
Assisted Suicide Arguments Reactions
After the Court heard oral arguments in cases concerning the legality of doctor-assisted suicide, attorneys and representatives of other interested parties commented on the proceedings. The ...
3Dec 4, 1996
American Medical Association officials announced a new Medicare reform proposal. It is designed to provide seniors with a wide variety of options and ensure the program’s solvency for the ...
2Oct 6, 1995
Mr. Scully and Dr. Dickey debated Medicare reform and answered questions from the audience of senior citizens.
1Apr 24, 1995
Medical Liability Reform
The participants talked about revisions in health care liability insurance premiums and rules governing lawsuits. They also answered questions from the audience.
3Sep 23, 1993
Presidential Health Care Proposal
Dr. Bristow and Dr. Dickey called a news conference to discuss how the American Medical Association views the president’s plan. They outlined the AMA’s view of proposed ...