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    Online Medical Care

    Health care analysts talked about the emerging industry of online medical care, or “telemedicine.” The panelists focused on the regulatory barriers affecting interstate and…

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    Improving Health and Health Care

    Members of the Bipartisan Policy Center’s Prevention Task Force released their report A Prevention Prescription for Improving Health and Health Care in America They talked about the…

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    Veterans' Health Care and Benefits

    Witnesses, including Deputy Veterans Affairs Secretary Sloan Gibson, testified at a hearing on the implementation and future of the Veterans Choice program, which allows veterans on…

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    Technology and Caring for Aging Seniors

    Academics and experts on aging testified on the ways technology is helping seniors maintain independent living longer. Some of the advancements they discussed included tele-health,…

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    Rural Health Obstacles

    Witnesses testified at a hearing on challenges faced by health care patients and providers in rural communities. Officials from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and the…

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    Health Care Implementation, Panel 1

    Former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA) and former Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius outlined the current health care landscape in the U.S. They talked about the…

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    Health Care Implementation, Panel 2

    Supporters and opponents of the Affordable Care Act took part in a panel discussion on the U.S. health care landscape. Both sides agreed that if the Supreme Court rules against the…

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    Republican Health Care Alternatives

    Tevi Troy talked about the need for Republican alternatives to the health care law in the event that the Supreme Court rules against the Affordable Care Act in the King v. Burwell case.…

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    Book Discussion on Pain

    Professor Keith Wailoo talked about his book, Pain: A Political History, about the politicization of treating pain in the U.S. since the 1950s. This interview is part of Book TV’s…

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    Book Discussion on Doctored

    Sandeep Jauhar, director of the Heart Failure Program at Long Island Jewish Medical Center, talked about his book, Doctored: The Disillusionment of an American Physician. He spoke in…

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    Health Care Coverage Expansion

    Panelists discussed efforts to expand Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), as well as efforts to improve health care access for legal immigrants. “The…

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    Health Care Policy

    Secretary Sylvia Burwell talked about health care policy priorities and interests. She urged members of Congress who continue to push to repeal the Affordable Care Act to find common…

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    Doctors and Drug Companies

    Panelists talked about the challenges and benefits of the Physician Payment Sunshine Act (PPSA). PPSA is a section of the Affordable Care Act that requires drug and medical device companies…

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    Military Health Care System

    Dr. Jonathan Woodson spoke about the complexities of and efforts to reform the U.S. military health care system. Following his remarks, panelists discussed the same issue.

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    Health Care Data Releases

    The Brookings Institution’s' Engelberg Center for Health Care Reform hosted a forum on transparency within medical data. Three panels of health care policy and data experts…

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    Health Insurance Marketplaces

    Panelists talked about the opening of the second annual open enrollment period for health care plans at the Affordable Care Act’s healthcare.gov website. They focused on…

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    Role of Physician Assistants

    John McGinnity talked about the role physician assistants play in the U.S. health care system and how that would change as the nation faces a doctor shortage in the coming years. He…

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    Health Care and the 2014 Midterm Elections

    Robert Graboyes and Ron Pollack talked about the impact of health care and the Affordable Care Act might have on voters during the 2014 midterm elections. C-SPAN Radio’s Bobbi Jackson…

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    African Health Leadership and Ebola

    Public health experts talk about their experiences treating and containing Ebola in Western Africa and in Uganda. They provided recommendations for fighting the virus, including having…

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    Accountable Care Organizations' Health Care Policy Issues and Solutions

    The Brookings Institution hosted a four-panel forum on health care policy and accountable care organizations (ACOs). These groups of doctors and health workers aim to provide quality care…

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