Filter by

Michael J. O'Grady

Sorted by Most Recent Airing

Showing 1 - 11 of 11
  • [alt text]

    U.S. Mortality Statistics

    Edward Sondik and Michael O’Grady talked about U.S. rends in and demographics of mortality rates. Topics included life expectancy rates, the leading causes of death, motor…

    835 views
  • [alt text]

    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…

    426 views
  • [alt text]

    Future of Medicaid

    A day-long meeting of the Advisory Commission on Medicaid examined the future of the program. Mr. Smith and Mr. Holtz-Eakin discussed with the Commission potential fiscal and…

    130 views
  • [alt text]

    Future of Medicaid

    As part of a day-long meeting of the Health and Human Services Department’s Medicaid Advisory Commission, the session was opened for comments from members of the public, followed by…

    122 views
  • [alt text]

    Future of Medicaid

    A day-long meeting of the Advisory Commission on Medicaid examined the future of the program. Mr. Smith and Mr. Holtz-Eakin discussed with the Commission potential fiscal and…

    57 views
  • [alt text]

    Government Responses to Childhood Obesity

    As part of a day-long forum on childhood obesity, panelists examined various perspectives on marketing, self-regulation, and childhood obesity. They focused on government responses to…

    152 views
  • [alt text]

    Americans Without Health Insurance

    Panleists discussed the health care crisis in the U.S. They spoke about rising health care and prescription drug costs, the high number of uninsured, and strategies for addressing health…

    121 views
  • [alt text]

    Prescription Drug Importation, Part 2

    The Department of Health and Human Services' Task Force on Drug Importation hosted a public meeting focusing on drug importation issues. Interested parties made presentations, some…

    80 views
  • [alt text]

    Prescription Drug Importation, Part 3

    The Department of Health and Human Services' Task Force on Drug Importation hosted a public meeting focusing on drug importation issues. Interested parties made…

    53 views
  • [alt text]

    Family Caregivers

    In a town hall meeting officials and family members who provide care for chronically ill relatives spoke about care giving and various programs to provide support to caregivers. They…

    42 views
  • [alt text]

    Medical Savings Accounts and Health Insurance

    Participants discussed possible solutions to the health care financing issue, including medical savings accounts and high-deductible health insurance. They focused on how such programs…

    23 views