With Sheilah Kast to bat around that question is the state’s Health Secretary Joshua Sharfstein. Also joining Sheilah in the studio is Colleen Barry, Associate Professor at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. And, with Sheilah by phone is Peter Beilenson. He’s CEO of Evergreen Health Co-op, one of the insurers on Maryland’s exchange.
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Our series ‘The Checkup: How Health Care Is Changing in Maryland’ is made possible by grants from CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield, the Baltimore Association of Health Underwriters, and HealthCare Access Maryland.