367Mar 26, 2013
Health Care Payment Reform
The employer coalition Catalyst for Payment Reform released their “National Scorecard on Payment Reform” which offers a method to measure the nation’s progress toward reform of the ...
748Feb 4, 2013
National Health Policy Conference
Secretary Sebelius talked about Obama administration efforts to implement the health care law, the Affordable Care Act. Following her remarks, panelists talked about electronic health care ...
917Jan 28, 2013
Health Care Costs
Panelists talked about health spending and the potential for costs to increase as the population ages. Panelists argued that stabilizing health spending and targeting it in ways that ensure ...
232Dec 8, 2010
President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology Report
Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, White House Economic Adviser Lawrence Summers, and others talked about information technology in the new health care law and future uses of new ...
31Jun 8, 2005
Safety of FDA Approved Drugs
The National Academies Institute of Medicine holds a meeting on the safety of FDA approved drugs. The Food and Drug Administration had asked the Institute of Medicine to assess the current ...
53May 26, 2004
Rising Health Care Costs
The fifth of the Harvard Forums on Health focused on how to deal with the rising cost of health care. Mr. Thorpe gave the keynote address. Among the questions addressed was whether ...
30Aug 10, 1998
Three Medicare Task Forces' Hearing
The commission heard testimony from its Remodeling Task Force, Reform Task Force, and Restructuring Task Force on a variety of issues. The first panel discussed Graduate Medical Education, ...
13Jun 13, 1989
University Research & Private Funds
Subcommittee held a hearing on Is Science for Sale? Conflicts of Interest vs. The Public Interest.
3Oct 2, 1988
Dukakis Health Care Policy