Health Care Reform Issues
Nancy-Ann DeParle, The Director of the White House Health Reform Office, held a meeting with health care stakeholders about what they want to see as part of the reform process. Some of the individuals have a vested interest in the current system.
Health care should be centered on the needs of the patients.
Use a SemanticFeatureAnalysis to sort out their opinions are yours.
Make a table
1. Down column A starting with row 2 Enter the names of 10 of stakeholders and their agency/constituency/job.
2. Across the first row beginning in Column B Enter "Patient focused". Col C "Other focus",
3. Place a + or - in each cell as appropriate.
4. What trends or conclusions can you make from the data?
People at the table in order of introduction:
Nancy-Ann DeParle - White House Health Reform Director.
Carlo Demarco - President of American Osteopathic Association (physicians lobby)
Glen Tullman - CEO AllScripts company makes systems for electronic records
Ken Thorpe - Partnership to fight Chronic Disease, Emeroy University professor.
Paul Diaz - Kindred Health care - Operates long term health care and nursing home facilities.
Paul Marcian - ARC of US & United Cerebral Palsy
Amy Garcia - School Nurses Association
Jennifer Kovich Boardnik CFO ehealth electronic health records iniative
Dr. Susan Kelly - President of Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science
Jane Horbath - Merke - drug company
Steve Hightop - attorney with health program that focuses on health access needs of low income community.
Steve Uball - President Avamed - Advanced Medical Technology Association
Jane Naylor - President of medium size family business in Maryland
Ebony Morris - National Urban League policy institute
Tom Epstein - Large not for profit covered health care company 3.5 million clients
Paul Posaro - CEO Generic medication company
Adolph Falcon - Hispanic Health organization community health to 15 million Hispancis
Jeff Levy - Trust for America's Health advocates for public health system
Trevor Fetter - CEO Tennet Health Care hospital
Richard Bracken - President HCA operates 166 hospitals
Tony Welters - Vice President United Health Group serves 70 million Chairman of Medical School.
Dave Snow - Medco Health Solutions mail order drug company
Anne Stausboll - CEO CalPERS retirement system. Manages health care benefits for CAl.state employees.
Cathy Butto - Health policy at Johnson & Johnson - medical company
Paul Vandorter - fellow at Buget & Policy Priorities advocates for low and moderate income
Dr. John Mayer - heart surgeon
Randy Ruta - Easter Seals rep. provides disability services
Pat Ford Roegnor - CEO American Nursing Association Policy hink tank for nursing
DeAnn Friedholm - Consumer Union - consumer advocate Best Buy drugs
Mike Bray - President Bray corp. Hobby store small business owner
Brooke Lehmann - Family Voices children with special health care needs - centered care advocacy
Scott Armstrong - Company provides health care in state of Washington
Al Nixon - IndiCare Corporation - Manufactures home care products home health care orgaization
Don Schumaker - Hospice care and palliative care orgaization
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developed by Cynthia J. O'Hora Released to public domain and Posted 4/2009
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