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    Congressional Debate on Health Care Legislation

    Panelists talked about where the health care reform debate is headed as Congress returns from August break. Among they topics they addressed were ways to control and the causes of…

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    Clinical Laboratory Improvement Act of 1988

    The committee heard testimony on the need for stricter guidelines and accountability for medical laboratories.

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    Medicare Regulations on Physician Payment

    The subcommittee heard testimony on new Medicare regulations being proposed by the Health Care Financing Administration. In 1989, Congress passed a law changing the method of physician…

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    Child Health Care Issues

    The committee discusses biomedical research and development for maternal and child health welfare.

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    Making Healthcare More Affordable

    Moderated by Secretary Thompson, the panelists discussed how health care costs affect our economic growth and how to move toward a more consumer-centered, technology-driven health care…

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    Administration Health Care Proposals

    The committee examined health care reform proposals offered by the Bush administration.

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    Health Care

    Ms. Wilensky, the administrator of Medicare and Medicaid, discussed the cost and affordability of health care, and a change in the way the agency reimburses doctors.

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    Briefing for Georgia Business Leaders

    Rep. Richard Ray of Georgia invited 100 community leaders from his state to Washington, DC to learn about a range of issues including the Persian Gulf situation and the status of…

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    Closing the Gaps in Health Care

    The panelists talked about the accessibility and affordability of health care for all Americans. The public’s values and perceptions about the state of health care were…

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    Health and Human Services Budget

    Dr. Sullivan spoke to reporters on the recently submitted Bush administration fiscal year 1992 budget proposals. He said the submitted proposals would allow the Department of…

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    Federal Health Care Insurance

    The guests discussed the role of the U.S. government in paying for health care.

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