Congressional committees have held hearings recently on various health policy issues, including:

Looking ahead, on March 22 the House Oversight Committee is holding a hearing on health information technology challenges. Also on March 22, the House Judiciary Committee has scheduled a vote on H.R. 4771, the “HEALTH Act of 2016,” which would reform health care liability laws. On March 23, the Energy and Commerce Committee will convene a “Conversation on Child Cures” panel discussion to hear firsthand the perspective of children and teens battling disease.