Selected Media Coverage 2010: Appointment of Don Berwick to Head CMS and of Maureen Bisognano to Head IHI

Selected media coverage in 2010 on the appointment of IHI's former President and CEO Don Berwick to head the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), and on Maureen Bisognano to become IHI's new President and CEO.

 

See also: Statements from IHI Leaders

 

Managed Healthcare Executive, November 1, 2010: New CMS leader maps his plan for transforming healthcare

 

Journal of the American Medical Association, November 1, 2010: Medicare Head Donald M. Berwick, MD, Takes on Mission of Health System Reform

 

HealthLeaders Media, September 16, 2010: Berwick Pushes for Quality

 

Health Affairs Blog, September 13, 2010: Berwick Brings the 'Triple Aim' to CMS

 

San Francisco Chronicle, September 13, 2010: New Medicare Chief speaks out against rationing

 

TIME Magazine, September 13, 2010: Donald Berwick, Obama's Controversial Medicare Chief

 

The Boston Globe, September 6, 2010: Medicare heads pushes health care test sites

 

Philly.com Check Up Blog, August 4, 2010: Who is Donald Berwick and why is he so controversial?

 

The Charleston Gazette, July 31, 2010: Making good health pay

 

The Times Union, July 29, 2010: 5 ways to preserve Medicare

 

The Boston Globe, July 19, 2010: Healing ideas: New leader of Cambridge-based think tank aims to make medical care safer and cheaper

 

The Commercial Appeal, July 19, 2010: Dr. Manoj Jain: New Medicare appointee is no stranger to Memphis

 

Providence Journal, July 18, 2010: Editorial: Right person for Medicare

 

The Boston Globe, July 12, 2010: Harvard professor Berwick sworn in as chief of Medicare and Medicaid

 

UPI, July 12, 2010: Berwick Sworn in at CMS

 

Kaiser Health News, July 12, 2010: Revisiting Berwick’s Appointment

 

The Baltimore Sun, July 11, 2010: Radical reformer has the right message on Medicare

 

The Baltimore Sun, July 10, 2010: A leader for health care reform

 

The Washington Post, July 9, 2010: With Donald Berwick's appointment, the doctor is (finally) in

 

Wall Street Journal Health Blog, July 7, 2010: As Don Berwick Leaves for CMS, A New Leader for IHI

 

The New York Times, July 7, 2010: Finally, a Medicare/Medicaid Chief

 

CNN.com, July 7, 2010: Obama to use recess appointment to appoint new Medicare-Medicaid chief

 

Kaiser Health News, July 7, 2010: Dr. Donald Berwick – A Resource Guide From KHN

 

NPR, July 7, 2010: Berwick's In, More Battles for Health Care Hearts and Minds Ahead

 

The Washington Post, July 7, 2010: Wonkbook: Berwick to CMS (and a comment); DOJ files against Arizona

 

The Wall Street Journal, July 6, 2010: White House's Medicare Pick to Be Installed

 

The Washington Post, June 29, 2010: Donald Berwick, a nominee well-suited to trim the fat on health care

 

Los Angeles Times, June 9, 2010: The efficiency expert healthcare needs

 

NPR, June 9, 2010: GOP Stalls Nomination for Leader of Medicare Agency

 

HealthLeaders Media, June 4, 2010: Sebelius defends Medicare nominee

 

The Boston Globe, May 17, 2010: In Berwick, Obama chooses innovative leader for Medicare

 

The Boston Globe, May 14, 2010: Kerry Comes to Defense of Nominee to Run Medicare, Medicaid programs

 

Health Affairs Blog, April 29, 2010: Health Affairs Blog Roundtable Transcript: CMS And Health Reform

 

Case in Point Weekly, April 27, 2010: Berwick, To Head CMS, Stresses Quality

 

Health Centers on The Hill, April 26, 2010: Obama Nominates Pediatrician and Health Care Quality Expert Dr. Don Berwick to Head CMS

 

The Washington Post, April 21, 2010: Nominee for Medicare-Medicaid agency has reputation for being "a visionary"

 

The Harvard Crimson, April 21, 2010: Obama Nominates HSPH Professor to Administrate the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

 

The New York Times, April 20, 2010: President Nominates Professor to Health Job

 

The Boston Globe, April 20, 2010: Obama Nominates Harvard Professor to Run Medicare, Medicaid

 

Bloomberg, April 19, 2010: Obama Nominates Harvard’s Berwick to Oversee Medicare, Medicaid

 

MarketWatch, April 19, 2010: Obama Nominates Patient-Safety Advocate to Head Medicare, Medicaid

 

American Medical News, April 12, 2010: Senate confirmation only first hurdle for CMS nominee Dr. Berwick

 

TheAtlantic.com, April 6, 2010: Meet the Man Who Will Run Medicare and Medicaid

 

HealthLeaders Media, April 5, 2010: 10 Issues New CMS Administrator Will Face

 

The New York Times, April 2, 2010: On The Front Line

 

NPR, March 30, 2010: Obama Selects Health Care Scholar To Head Medicare

 

Newsweek, March 30, 2010: Five Things You Should Know About Donald Berwick, the New Medicare/Medicaid Chief

 

Washington Post, March 29, 2010: The Most Important Health-Care Reformer You've (Probably) Never Heard Of

 

The New York Times, March 28, 2010: Obama Chooses Health Policy Scholar as the Director for Medicare and Medicaid

 

TIME.com Swampland Blog, March 27, 2010: Obama to Fill a Big, Big Job

 

CNN.com, March 27, 2010: Official: Obama Expected to Name Head of Medicare, Medicaid