Hospital Group Purchasing: Has the Market Become More Open to Competition?
Full Committee Hearing

Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights
Date: Wednesday, July 16, 2003
Time: 11:00 AM

Agenda


NOTICE OF SUBCOMMITTEE HEARING TIME CHANGE

The hearing on "Hospital Group Purchasing: Has the Market Become More Open to Competition?" scheduled by the Senate Committee on the Judiciary Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights for Wednesday, July 16, 2003, will begin at 11:00 a.m. in Room 226 of the Senate Dirksen Office Building, rather than the previously scheduled time of 2:30 p.m.

Member Statements


  1. Senator Orrin G. Hatch (R - UT)
  2. Senator Patrick Leahy (D - VT)

Witnesses


Panel I

  1. Mr Mark Mckenna
    President
    Novation
    Irving , TX
  2. Mr. Lynn James Everard
    Hospital Purchasing Consultant
    Coconut Creek , FL
  3. Mr. Gary Heiman
    President and CEO
    Standard Textile
    Cincinnati , OH
  4. Ms. Elizabeth Weatherman
    Managing Director
    Warburg Pincus, LLC
    New York , NY
  5. Mr. Said Hilal
    Chairman and CEO
    Applied Medical Resources Corporation
    Rancho Santa Margarita , CA
  6. Mr. Richard Norling
    Chairman and CEO
    Premier
    San Diego , CA
  7. Mr. Thomas Brown
    Executive Vice President
    BIOTRONIK, Inc.
    Lake Oswego , OR