Tele-Town Halls

Tele-Town Halls

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January 18, 2017 : National Tele-Town Hall

National Tele-Town Hall on the congressional and regulatory Medicare agenda in 2017 and the implications for beneficiaries. Guest Speakers included: Debbie Witchey, Healthcare Leadership Council The Honorable Jon Kyl Tracy Spicer, Avenue Solutions

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February 16, 2016 : Tele-Town Hall on Key Issues Facing Medicare

Mary Grealy, President of the Healthcare Leadership Council, speaks with Bob Blancato, Executive Director of the National Association of Nutrition and Aging Services Program, and Nona Bear, Seniors Advocate, about key issues facing Medicare, with particular focus on Part D prescription drug coverage.

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June 17, 2015 : Tele-Town Hall on IPAB and Medicare Part D

Mary Grealy, President of the Healthcare Leadership Council, speaks with Representative Todd Young (R-IN), Bennet Dunlap, Diabetes Advocate for Diabetes Hands Foundation, Stephanie Mohl, Senior Government Relations Advisor for the American Heart Association, and Andrew Sperling, Director of Federal Legislative Advocacy for the National Alliance on Mental Illness, about the need for IPAB repeal and the benefits of the Part D program.

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March 23, 2015 : Tele-Town Hall on Congressional Budget Deliberations

Mary Grealy, President of the Healthcare Leadership Council, speaks with Sean Coughlin, Chief Operating Officer of Capital Health Group, Katie Mahoney, Executive Director of Health Policy for the US Chamber of Commerce, and Andrew Sperling, Director of Federal Legislative Advocacy for the National Alliance on Mental Illness, about opportunities and challenges that may arise during the Congressional Budgeting process.

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March 21, 2013 : Tele-Town Hall on Medicare’s Budget Challenges

Debbie Witchey, Executive Vice President of the Healthcare Leadership Council, speaks with Representative Joe Heck (R-NV), Jim Capretta, Senior Fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center, and Doug Schoen, political consultant and polling expert, about their perspectives on the long term budget challenges and how it might affect Medicare programs.

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December 11, 2012 : Tele-Town Hall on the Impact of Medicare Part D

Mary Grealy, President of the Healthcare Leadership Council, speaks with Representative Jason Altmire (D-PA), Representative Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), Roseanne Wolfe, President of Wolfe Insurance, and Joel White, Executive Director for the Council of Affordable Health Coverage, about the impact of Medicare Part D, the open enrollment period and the future of the Medicare Part D program.