McDermott+Consulting Vice President Debbie Curtis served as chief of staff to a member of Congress and a member of the professional staff on the House Committee on Ways & Means, as well as a deputy director of the DC Health Benefit Exchange. On this episode of In the Trenches, McDermott partner and program host Brian Stimson sits down with Debbie to discuss:
Debbie’s experience with health policy on Capitol Hill
Lessons learned from growing the DC Health Exchange
Debbie’s perspective on the Administration’s prioritization of health equity and approaches to Medicare and Medicaid.
Insights into the potential post-pandemic public healthcare priorities of the Administration and the Congress, including hospital structures and telehealth