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 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, 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, 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 Swampland Blog, March 27, 2010: Obama to Fill a Big, Big Job, March 27, 2010: Official: Obama Expected to Name Head of Medicare, Medicaid