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inured ConfQrQncQ Ceil Participants INSTITUTE OF MEDICINE Committee on the Changing Market, Managed Care, and the Future Viability of Safety Net Providers October 7, 1998 Rural Safety Net Provider Issues Rhoda Abrams, Associate Bureau Director, Office of Program and Policy Development, Health Resources and Services Administration Dr. Forest Calico, President, Appalachian Regional Healthcare Tom Harward, Physician Assistant, Belington, West Virginia Dr. Tom Irons, Associate Vice Chancellor for Health Sciences, East Carolina University School of Medicine and President, Health East (Institute of Medicine Committee Member) Dr. Richard Kozoll, Physician, Cuba, New Mexico Justine Lang, Research Assistant, Institute of Medicine 258
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RURAL CONFERENCE CALL PARTICIPANTS 259 Marion Ein Lewin, Senior Staff Officer and Study Director, Institute of Medicine Tom Morris, Policy Analyst, Office of Rural Health Policy, Health Resources and Services Administration Tom Ricketts, Deputy Director, Cecil G. Sheps Center for Health Services Research (co-author of commissioned paper) Alex Ross, Health Policy Analyst, Center for Managed Care, Health Resources and Services Administration Becky Slifkin, Senior Research Associate and Director of Program on Health Care Economics and Finance, Cecil G. Sheps Center for Health Services Research (co-author of commissioned paper)