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HEALTH CARE REFORM

HEARINGS

BEFORE THE

SUBCOMMITTEE ON HEALTH

OF THE

COMMITTEE ON WAYS AND MEANS

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

ONE HUNDRED THIRD CONGRESS

VOLUME XII

President's Health Care Reform Proposals:

Impact on Providers and Consumers
OCTOBER 7, 21, 22, 26; NOVEMBER 15, 1993; FEBRUARY 1 AND 4, 1994

PART 3 OF 3

FEBRUARY 1 AND 4, 1993

Serial 103-91

Printed for the use of the Committee on Ways and Means

U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE

89-037 CC

WASHINGTON : 1994

For sale by the U.S. Government Printing Office
Superintendent of Documents, Congressional Sales Office, Washington, DC 20402

ISBN 0-16-046334-3

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COMMITTEE ON WAYS AND MEANS

DAN ROSTENKOWSKI, Ilinois, Chairman SAM M. GIBBONS, Florida

BILL ARCHER, Texas J.J. PICKLE, Texas

PHILIP M. CRANE, Illinois CHARLES B. RANGEL, New York

BILL THOMAS, California FORTNEY PETE STARK, California

E. CLAY SHAW, JR., Florida ANDY JACOBS, JR., Indiana

DON SUNDQUIST, Tennessee HAROLD E. FORD, Tennessee

NANCY L. JOHNSON, Connecticut ROBERT T. MATSUI, California

JIM BUNNING, Kentucky BARBARA B. KENNELLY, Connecticut FRED GRANDY, Iowa WILLIAM J. COYNE, Pennsylvania

AMO HOUGHTON, New York MICHAEL A. ANDREWS, Texas

WALLY HERGER, California SANDER M. LEVIN, Michigan

JIM MOCRERY, Louisiana BENJAMIN L. CARDIN, Maryland

MEL HANCOCK, Missouri JIM MCDERMOTT, Washington

RICK SANTORUM, Pennsylvania GERALD D. KLECZKA, Wisconsin

DAVE CAMP, Michigan
JOHN LEWIS, Georgia
L.F. PAYNE, Virginia
RICHARD E. NEAL, Massachusetts
PETER HOAGLAND, Nebraska
MICHAEL R. MCNULTY, New York
MIKE KOPETSKI, Oregon
WILLIAM J. JEFFERSON, Louisiana
BILL K. BREWSTER, Oklahoma
MEL REYNOLDS, Illinois

JANICE MAYS, Chief Counsel and Staff Director

CHARLES M. BRAIN, Assistant Staff Director
PHILLIP D. MOSELEY, Minority Chief of Staff

SUBCOMMITTEE ON HEALTH

FORTNEY PETE STARK, California, Chairman SANDER M. LEVIN, Michigan

BILL THOMAS, California BENJAMIN L. CARDIN, Maryland

NANCY L. JOHNSON, Connecticut MICHAEL A. ANDREWS, Texas

FRED GRANDY, Iowa
JIM MCDERMOTT, Washington

JIM MCCRERY, Louisiana
GERALD D. KLECZKA, Wisconsin
JOHN LEWIS, Georgia

CONTENTS

PRESIDENT'S HEALTH CARE REFORM PROPOSALS: IMPACT ON

PROVIDERS AND CONSUMERS

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American Association of Colleges of Nursing, Geraldine Bednash
American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine, Olen E. Jones,

Jr
American Medical Peer Review Association, David B. Nash, M.D
American Medical Student Association, Suzanne M. El-Attar, M.D
American Society of Association Executives, David B. Kreidler
Association for Electronic Health Care Transactions, Jim H. Houtz
Association of Academic Health Sciences Library Directors, Linda A. Watson
Association of American Medical Colleges, Spencer Foreman, M.D
Bednash, Geraldine, American Association of Colleges of Nursing
CASI, Inc., Robert Peterson

Coalition for Consumer Protection and Quality in Health Care Reform, Paul

Kerschner

CyData Systems, Inc., Jim H. Houtz

DeLauro, Hon. Rosa L., a Representative in Congress from the State of

Connecticut

Duke University Medical Center, Ralph Snyderman, M.D

Eastern Building Material Dealers Association, David B. Kreidler

El-Attar, Suzanne M., M.D., American Medical Student Association

Federation of State Medical Boards of the United States, Inc., James R.

Winn, M.D

Foreman, Spencer, M.D., Association of American Medical Colleges and

Montefiore Medical Center

Healthcare Financial Management Association, Wendy W. Herr

Houtz, Jim H., Association for Electronic Health Care Transactions and

CyData Systems, Inc

Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, Dennis S.

O'Leary, M.D

Jones, Olen E., Jr., American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine,

and West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine

Kerschner, Paul, Coalition for Consumer Protection and Quality in Health

Care Reform

Kreidler, David B., American Society of Association Executives and Eastern

Building Material Dealers Association

LaRocco, Hon. Larry, a Representative in Congress from the State of Idaho

Medical Library Association, Linda A. Watson

Montefiore Medical Center, Spencer Foreman, M.D

Nash, David B., M.D., American Medical Peer Review Association

National Committee for Quality Assurance, Margaret O'Kane

O'Leary, Dennis S., M.D., Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare

Organizations

Peterson, Robert, CASI, Inc

Pomeroy, Hon. Earl, á Representative in Congress from the State of North

Dakota

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