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Experts Gather to Consider Strategies for Medicare Reform

Some of the nation’s top health care policy experts and practitioners convened at Dartmouth on Monday, September 22, to discuss ways to reform Medicare, the federal insurance program for Americans age 65 and over and for younger Americans with disabilities.

Participants in The Dartmouth Summit: Medicare Reform Strategies to Create a Sustainable Health System heard from former U.S. Sen. Judd Gregg (R-NH), the former chairman of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions and the Senate Committee on the Budget; Peter Orszag, former director of the Office of Management and Budget and the Congressional Budget Office; and former Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Deputy Director Jon Blum. The conference was a joint effort by Dartmouth, the Dartmouth-Hitchcock health care system, and the Campaign to Fix the Debt.

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Date: 24 Sep 2014