<p>Among his professional achievements, he served 12 years as Chairman of the congressionally legislated Prospective Payment Assessment Commission formed to advise Congress and the Administration on the functioning of the Medicare Diagnostic Related Group Hospital Payment System and other system reforms. He is also Chair of The Health Industry Forum which brings together diverse group leaders from across the health care field to develop solutions for critical problems facing the healthcare system. Wikipedia*
On the C-SPAN Networks:
Stuart Altman has 26 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1990 Meeting as a President and CEO for the Prospective Payment Assessment Cmsn.. The year with the most videos was 1998 with seven videos as a Member for the National Bipartisan Cmsn. on Medicare. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2009 with an average of 576 views per program. Most appearances with Jay Rockefeller IV (9), John Breaux (9), Bill Thomas (9). Most common tags: Health Care, Health Care Financing.