E&C Announces Health Hearing on Legislation to Support Patients, Caregivers, and Providers
Energy and Commerce Chairman Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) and Health Subcommittee Chairwoman Anna G. Eshoo (D-CA) announced today that the Health Subcommittee will hold a legislative hearing on Tuesday, October 26, at 10:30 a.m. (EDT) in the John D. Dingell Room, 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building. The hearing is entitled, "Caring for America: Legislation to Support Patients, Caregivers, and Providers.”
“Ensuring Americans have access to high quality health care means we must invest in and support our nation’s caregivers and providers,” Pallone and Eshoo said. “Next week, the Health Subcommittee will hold a legislative hearing to hear from experts on a number of bills that would improve quality of care and better support our nation’s caregivers and health care providers.”
This will be a hybrid hearing that includes both in person and remote member attendance via Cisco Webex video conferencing. Members of the public may view the hearing via live webcast accessible on the Energy and Commerce Committee’s website. Please note the webcast will not be available until the hearing begins.
The Committee strongly recommends that members of the media view the proceedings remotely. The Capitol and House Office Buildings currently have restricted access. Seating in the Committee room for credentialed media is very limited. Media must RSVP to their respective press gallery no later than 5 p.m. on Monday, October 25.
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Information for this hearing, including the Committee Memorandum, legislation, witnesses, testimony, and a live webcast will be posted HERE as they become available.