Emory Healthcare chief quality officer testifies before Senate Finance Committee

Woodruff Health Sciences Center | July 15, 2014

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Dr. Bornstein's complete testimony is available on the Senate Finance Committee website.

William A. Bornstein, MD, PhD, chief quality and medical officer for Emory Healthcare, was invited to testify before the United States Senate Committee on Finance on Tuesday, July 15, at a hearing titled “Chronic Illness: Addressing Patients’ Unmet Needs.”

Senator Ron Wyden (D-OH) chairs the Finance Committee, and Senator Orrin Hatch (R-UT) is co-chair.

Also presenting testimony at the hearing were Stephanie Dempsey, a patient from Blairsville, Georgia; Mary Margaret Lehmann, a caregiver from Minneapolis, Minnesota; Cheryl DeMars, president and CEO, The Alliance, Fitchburg, Wisconsin; and Chet Burrell, president and CEO, CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield, Baltimore, Maryland.