Mar 11, 2014
Professor Victor Rodwin Testifies to US Senate Subcommittee
US Senate photo
Here is the testimony delivered on March 11th, 2014 by Professor of Health Policy and Management Victor G. Rodwin before the Senate Subcommittee on Primary Health and Aging at the hearing "Access and Cost: What the U.S. Health Care System Can Learn from Other Countries." The hearing examined the health systems of other countries that provide universal access at lower costs than the United States.
Read the testimony of Professor Victor Rodwin
Watch the Senate Subcommittee hearing
Press Release by Committee Chairman Senator Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.)
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