Embargoed Until:
February 01, 2010
12:01 a.m. Eastern Time

 

Contact:
Sue Ducat
301-841-9962
sducat@projecthope.org

NATIONAL HEALTH SPENDING PROJECTIONS IN 2009: HOW MUCH OF AN IMPACT HAS THE RECESSION HAD?

A Briefing with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid's
National Health Expenditure Accounts Team

This briefing is for members of the news media only.

The study will be published online on Thursday, February 4 in Health Affairs,
and is strictly embargoed until 3:01AM Eastern Time.

Wednesday, February 3, 2010

8:30AM-9:30AM
NATIONAL PRESS CLUB
The Fourth Estate Room

Moderated by Susan Dentzer, Health Affairs' Editor-In-Chief

RSVP by COB on Tuesday, February 2: sducat@projecthope.org

All remarks will be on the record and open to cameras, but usage strictly embargoed until Thursday, February 4 at 3:01AM. Eastern Time.

Note: CMS will also hold a conference call for reporters on February 3 at 3:00PM, Eastern Time.

To participate, call (800) 603-1774. Conference ID# 54443064 or National Spending.

ABOUT HEALTH AFFAIRS:
Health Affairs, published by Project HOPE, is the leading journal of health policy. The peer-reviewed journal appears each month in print, with additional Web First papers published weekly at www.healthaffairs.org. Address inquiries to Sue Ducat at (301) 841-9962 or sducat@projecthope.org.

 

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