September 16, 2008 - 09:00 AM
Cancer Prevention and Research Institute
Balderrama, Sandra  Administrative Director  (Cancer Prevention and Research Institute)
Mansour, James  Chair of the Oversight Committee  (Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas)
Registering, but not testifying:
Edwards, Kimberley  Executive Director  (Texas Public Finance Authority),  Austin, TX
Joint Interim Charge
Akers, John  Program Director  (Community Living Concepts Inc.)
Hannah, J.Kyle  CFO  (Community Living Concepts),  Keene, TX
Hannah, Janice  ICF and HCS Provider  (Self; My company),  Keene, TX
Berger, Melitta  Analyst  (LBB)
Farias, Mike    (Adult Day Care Association of Texas)
Goldstein, Ivy  Parent  (Family Medicaid Access Project)
Hawkins, Albert  Executive Commissioner  (Health and Human Services Commission)
Hawkins, John  Vice President, Govt. Relations  (Texas Hospital Assn.
Texas Hospital Assn.),  Austin, TX
Hernandez, Richard  Director Government Relations  (Self; EduCare Community Living),  Austin, TX
Holcomb, John  Physician  (TMA, TAFP, TPS)
Horton, Colleen  Public Policy Director  (Tx Center for Dis. Studies)
Kelly, Coyle  Management Consultant  (Tx Assoc for Home Care),  Austin, TX
Lovelace, Joe  Associate Director Behavioral Health  (Texas Council MHMR Centers),  Austin, TX
McDonald, Pamela  Rate Analyst  (TX HHSC),  Austin, TX
Notting, Kevin  Rate Analysis  (HHSC),  Austin, TX
Pickering, Tim  Air Ambulance  (Air Evac Lifeteam)
Pratt, Carolyn  Director, HHSC Rate Analysis Dept.  (HHSC),  Austin, TX
Sadler, Ryan  Director, Government Affairs  (Accredo Health Services, Inc.),  Memphis, TN
Smith, Carole  Executive Director  (Private Providers Association of Texas (PPAT))
Smith, Joanalys B.  Attorney  (HCS private providers)
Smith, Sandy  Service Provider  (HSC Consumers and Providers - Waiting Lists)
Suehs, Tom  Deputy Executive Commissioner for Financial Services  (Health and Human Services Commission)
Tieken, RN, BSN, Mary Helen  Registered Nurse, Home Health and Hospice Owner  (My agency and the Texas Assn. for Home Care)
Registering, but not testifying:
Allgeyer, Rick  Director  (HHSC),  Austin, TX
Carruth, Lisa    (HHSC),  Austin, TX
Rymal, Greta  Budget and Fiscal Policy  (TX HHSC)
Providing written testimony:
Graves, Tim  President/CEO  (Texas Health Care Association),  Austin, TX
Sprinkle, GK  Public Policy Consultant  (Tx Amubulance Association)