|January 7, 2015 11:04 AM
|Senator Patricia H. Vance
|All Senate members
|Memo #2 - Reenacting the Pennsylvania Health Care Cost Containment Council
|Please join me in reenacting legislation to authorize the Pennsylvania Health Care Cost Containment Council for a term of four years. The Council, otherwise known as PHC4, expired on June 30, 2014 and is currently performing operations under an executive order from the Governor.
PHC4 is an in independent state agency that strives to give consumers, purchasers and providers quality comparative data for the purpose of making informed health care decisions. It has been in existence since 1986.
The PHC4’s primary responsibilities are to:
Introduced as SB396