EVENT: Health Affairs holds the release of a package of "
Web First" papers examining how "large provider organizations may use market power to obtain relatively high prices from payers without necessarily delivering superior quality."
Martin Gaynor, director of the Bureau of Economics at the Federal Trade Commission;
Paul Ginsburg, chair in medicine and public policy in the School of Public Policy at the University of Southern California;
Stuart Guterman, vice president of Medicare and cost control at The Commonwealth Fund;
Kavita Patel, managing director for clinical transformation and delivery in the Center for Health Care Reform at The Brookings Institution;
Greg Pawlson, senior medical analyst at Stevens & Lee;
William M. Sage, chair for faculty excellence at the University of Texas Austin School of Law;
David Vandewater, president and CEO of Ardent Health Services; and
Bruce Vladeck, senior adviser at Nexera Inc
DATE: May 19, 2014
LOCATION: National Press Club, 14th and F Streets NW, Washington, D.C.