Long-Term Care Initiative Launch


Monday, April 7, 2014


1:00 PM to 2:30 PM


Bipartisan Policy Center


1225 Eye St. NW

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The Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) hosted an event to launch a new Long-Term Care Initiative, co-chaired by former Senate Majority Leaders Tom Daschle and Bill Frist, former Governor and HHS Secretary Tommy Thompson, and former CBO Director Alice Rivlin. The initiative will raise awareness among policymakers about the need to develop a sustainable means of financing and delivering long-term services and supports, and will issue policy recommendations in late 2014.

Read the White Paper
America’s Long-Term Care Crisis: Challenges in Financing and Delivery

Introductory Remarks by:

Jason Grumet
President, Bipartisan Policy Center

Dr. Bruce Chernof
President and CEO, The SCAN Foundation

Keynote Remarks by:

Senator Tom Daschle
Former U.S. Senate Majority Leader
Co-chair, BPC Health Project

Senator Bill Frist
Former U.S. Senate Majority Leader
Co-chair, BPC Health Project

Dr. Alice Rivlin
Former Director, Congressional Budget Office

Governor Tommy Thompson
Former Governor, Wisconsin
Former Secretary, US Department of Health and Human Services

Panel discussion featuring:

Marc Cohen, PhD.
Chief Research and Development Officer, LifePlans, Inc.

Thomas McInerney, M.B.A.
CEO, Genworth Financial

Diane Rowland, Sc.D.
Chair, Medicaid and CHIP Payment and Access Commission
Executive Vice President, The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Anne Tumlinson, M.M.H.S.
Senior Vice President, Avalere

Moderated by:

Sam Baker
Health Care Correspondent, National Journal