Execs from Hopkins, UMMS, CareFirst weigh in on healthcare reform
The heads of Maryland's top insurer and two largest medical institutions said there are still unanswered questions and worries about the healthcare law. Chester "Chet" Burrell, president and CEO of CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield was joined Monday by Ronald R. Peterson, president of the Johns Hopkins Hospital and the Johns Hopkins Health System, and Robert A. Chrencik, president and CEO of the University of Maryland Medical System, in talking about reform during a session with members of the Greater Baltimore Committee. It was their first extensive public remarks since the Supreme Court ruling last month.
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