Single Payer Health Care: Aspirations and Realities
Monday, October 28, 2019
doors open, 3:30 p.m.
72 East Concord Street
Services for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing People Provided
As we head into a federal electoral season, there are few issues that have more engaged our national conversation around health than the potential of single-payer approaches to solve the perennial challenge of optimizing health system function in the country. And yet, the national conversation is often unclear about the political, economic, and practical opportunities and challenges that a single-payer approach entails.
4:00 p.m. – 4:05 p.m.
4:05 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.
Claudia Fegan, Medical Director of Cook County Health System, National Coordinator of PNHP
Robert Moffit, Senior Fellow, Health Policy Studies, The Heritage Foundation
Maryanne Bombaugh, President, Massachusetts Medical Society
Jodi Liu, Associate Policy Researcher, RAND
Steffie Woolhandler, Distinguished Professor, The City University of New York’s Hunter College
Liz Hamel, Vice President, Director, Public Opinion and Survey Research, Kaiser Family Foundation
5:15 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Jonathan Woodson, Director, Boston University Institute for Health System Innovation & Policy
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