Oversight Hearing on “Reexamining the Substandard Quality of Indian Health Care in the Great Plains.”

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Date: 
02/03/2016 02:15 PM
Location: 
Hart
216
Type: 
Oversight Hearing
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Senate Committee on Indian Affairs

attn:  Amanda Kelly, Clerk

838 Hart Senate Office Building

Washington, DC 20510

**The record will remain open for two weeks following the hearing.

Panel 1: 
The Honorable
Byron L.
Dorgan
Former U.S. Senator from North Dakota, Founder and Chairman
Center for Native American Youth, Washington, DC
Panel 2: 
Mary
Wakefield, PhD., R.N.
Acting Deputy Secretary
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, DC
Mr.
Andrew M. "Andy"
Slavitt
Acting Administrator
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Washington, DC
Accompanied by:
Mr. Thomas
Hamilton
Director, Survey and Certification Group, Center for Clinical Standards and Quality
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Baltimore, MD
The Honorable
Robert G.
McSwain
Principal Deputy Director - Indian Health Service
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD
Susan V.
Karol, M.D.
Chief Medical Officer - Indian Health Service
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD
Panel 3: 
The Honorable
Victoria
Kitcheyan
Treasurer, Tribal Council
Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska, Winnebago, NE
The Honorable
Sonia
Little Hawk-Weston
Chair, Health and Human Services Committee, Tribal Council
Oglala Sioux Tribe, Rapid City, SD
The Honorable
William
Bear Shield
Council Representative
Rosebud Sioux Tribe, Gregory, SD
Mr.
L. Jace
Killsback
Executive Health Manager
Northern Cheyenne Tribal Board of Health, Lame Deer, MT