394Jul 25, 2013
Health Insurance Exchanges
Panelists talked about the impact of Affordable Care Act’s state health insurance exchanges and requirement that all individuals either have health coverage or pay a tax penalty. Topics ...
179Feb 1, 2013
Health Care Reform Implications
Panelists talked about what needs to be done by states and the federal government to implement the Affordable Care Act. They also talk about the impact of future budget negotiations on the ...
459Aug 24, 2011
Medicare Prescription Drug Plans
Dr. Mark McClellan talked about Medicare Part D, the prescription drug aspect of the program, and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Dr. McClellan ...
1,960Apr 22, 2011
Health Care Costs and Biomedical Innovation
Newt Gingrich and Peter Orszag spoke at a forum on the costs of the health care, the federal health care law enacted the previous year, and its impact on biomedical innovation. The event also ...
389Oct 22, 2010
Medicare Cost Reductions
Former Medicare administrators and other health care scholars talked about Medicare costs and various proposals to reduce the high cost of health care. The new health care reform law required ...
294Mar 10, 2010
Future of Medicare
Panelists talked about the future of Medicare. Topics included private-public partnerships and changes to health care delivery. They responded to audience members' questions.
244Jun 26, 2009
Future of Health Care in America
The panels of health care policy experts and insurance company executives talked about the financing of the health care system. Topics included the Massachusetts health care system, financing ...
116Jun 9, 2009
Health Care and Comparative Effectiveness Research
Participants talked about health care reform and the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, which invested $1.1 billion for federal initiatives to begin work of comparative effectiveness ...
158May 18, 2009
Improving Health Care
Former Medicare Administrator and FDA Commissioner Mike McClellan talked about health care legislation with the House Republicans Health Care Caucus. Topics included health care quality and ...
88Apr 14, 2009
6th Annual World Health Care Congress, Panel 2
Panelists talked about the impact of the economic recession on the health care industry. Among the topics they addressed were government proposals for health care reform, rising costs of ...
66Jun 5, 2008
Chronic Disease Prevention and Management
CNBC Chief Washington Correspondent John Harwood moderated this panel discussion entitled: “Health Care Debate in the 2008 Presidential Election: Are We Hearing Enough About Chronic ...
46Jul 23, 2007
Campaign 2008 and Healthcare
Mark McClellan and Ken Thorpe talked about healthcare issues in the 2008 presidential campagins. Professor Thorpe and Dr. McClellan are lobbying presidential campaigns in an attempt to ...
93Sep 25, 2006
Q&A with Mark McClellan
Dr. Mark McClellan talked about his career and about Medicare and Medicaid. Topics included his reasons for resigning, and his previous experiences in the FDA and as a member of the White ...
63Sep 21, 2006
Increasing Generic Drug Use
Administrator McClellan testified about promoting the use of generic drugs in the new Medicare drug benefit and about the savings incurred. He said that generics are as safe and effective as ...
31Apr 12, 2006
Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit
President Bush talks to students and members of the public about the Medicare prescription drug benefit at a town hall meeting at Northern Virginia Community College. He was joined by Secretary ...
29Feb 27, 2006
The States and Medicaid Reforms
Governor Barbour, chairman of the Health and Human Services Committee of NGA, opened the session, followed by remarks by Governor Corzine, vice chair of the committee. Administrator McClellan ...
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 ...
115Feb 2, 2006
Implementation of the Medicare Drug Benefit
Administration officials and health care providers testified about Medicare drug benefit programs and the recent implementation of new rules to provide a wider range of coverage to ...
21Jan 12, 2006
Medicare Drug Plan
Mark McClellan was interviewed about the Medicare drug benefits plan. Among the topics he addressed were savings from the plan, perceived problems by the public, and a surge in ...
53Dec 8, 2005
Improving the Community
During the National Black Caucus of State Legislators held its 29th Annual Legislative Conference, titled “Seeing Beyond: Investing in State Leadership, Improving Communities.” ...
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