Senate Bill 842

Senate Banking and Insurance Committee

Wednesday, November 18th, 2015
10:00 A.M. in the North Office Building, Hearing Room #1

To hear testimony on SB 842, which would require health insurance to cover supplemental breast cancer screening.


10:00 AM       Opening Comments

10:10 AM       The Pennsylvania Breast Cancer Coalition         

Pat Halpin-Murphy
President and Founder
PA Breast Cancer Coalition

Wendie Berg, MD, PhD, FACR
Professor of Radiology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and Magee-Womens Hospital of the UPMC

Mary Beth Day
Centre County

10:35 AM       Health Insurers

Sam Marshall
President and CEO
Insurance Federation of PA

Kim Kockler
Vice President, Government Affairs
Independence Blue Cross

Mike Yantis
Acting Vice President, Government Affairs

Dr. Al Henry

11:00 AM       Adjourn