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Meeting the Benchmark: Achieving Sustainable Health Care Cost Growth In Massachusetts

Organization Witness Witness Panel Audio/Video
Berkshire Health Systems Ms. Darlene Rodowicz, CFO and Treasurer  
Lawrence General Hospital Ms. Dianne Anderson, President & CEO  
New England Quality Care Alliance Dr. Jeffrey Lasker, President & CEO  
Partners HealthCare Systems, Inc Dr. Gary Gottlieb, President & CEO  
Tufts Health Plan/Network Health Mr. James Roosevelt, Jr, President & CEO  
UMass Memorial Health Care Dr. Eric Dickson, President & CEO  

Transforming the Delivery System: Promoting Accountable, High Quality Care

Organization Witness Witness Panel Audio/Video
Atrius Health Dr. Richard Lopez, Chief Medical Officer  
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Ms. Deborah Devaux, Senior Vice President  
Boston Medical Center Ms. Kate Walsh, President & CEO  
Edward M. Kennedy Community Health Center Ms. Antonia McGuire, President & CEO  
Mercy Medical Center/Sisters of Providence Health System Mr. Daniel Moen, President & CEO  

Evaluating Market Structure: Measuring Impact on Cost, Quality, and Access

Organization Witness Witness Panel Audio/Video
Acton Medical Associates Dr. Deborah Kovacs, Medical Director  
Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan Mr. Eric Schultz, President & CEO  
Lahey Health Dr. Howard Grant, President & CEO  
Signature Healthcare Brockton Mr. Kim Hollon, President & CEO  
Steward Healthcare Dr. Ralph de la Torre, Chairman & CEO  

Empowering Purchasers: Advancing Transparency, Information, and Incentives

Organization Witness Witness Panel Audio/Video
Fallon Community Health Plan Mr. Janis Liepins, VP of Marketing  
Group Insurance Commission Ms. Dolores Mitchell, Executive Director  
Health Care for All Ms. Amy Whitcomb Slemmer, Executive Director  
Massachusetts Association of Health Underwriters Mr. David Shore, President  
Cummings Properties Mr. William Grant, CFO