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Dr. Alec Vachon

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Employment History

  • Switzer Distinguished Fellow
    National Institute
  • Health Care Consultant


  • Ph.D. , clinical psychology
    State University of New York at Stony Brook
  • B.S.
    University of Massachusetts
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Dr. Alec Vachon is a seasoned public policy professional, whose expertise includes healthcare and disability issues.
Prior to the Senate, Dr. Vachon was a consultant on health and disability policy issues, with specific expertise in end-stage renal disease and other chronic disease issues and head of the National Disability Policy Center.Earlier, he was a Switzer Distinguished Fellow of the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (in residence at Columbia University).He received his Ph.D. in clinical psychology from the State University of New York at Stony Brook.Dr. Vachon received his B.S. (magma cum laude) from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, where he was a Commonwealth Scholar and elected Phi Beta Kappa.
"It's an inconstant love," Alec ... [cached]
"It's an inconstant love," Alec Vachon, a health care consultant in Washington, said of the relationship. Past investigations by Republicans have mostly been focused on patient safety or Medicare. This is more political, he said.
"Any time you disclose documents, you have no idea what rocks you're going to turn over," Vachon said. "There's no upside here."
"To hold the president accountable for ..., 19 Mar 2010 [cached]
"To hold the president accountable for every single provision he advocates for is simply unreasonable," said Alec Vachon, a health policy consultant and former Republican Capitol Hill aide.
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Washington, D.C., United States (KaiserHealth) - Alec Vachon has his doubts about the workability of a GOP proposal - called premium support - to transform Medicare into a system of limited government help. Vachon, a health care consultant who worked for top Republicans on Capitol Hill for more than a decade, says the idea, put [...]
But according to Alec ..., 10 April 2011 [cached]
But according to Alec Vachon, a former aide to ex-Senator and 1996 Republican presidential nominee Bob Dole (R-KS), Ryan's proposal needs a reality check.
By contrast, a health policy solution would recognize drivers of health costs, especially those generated by government policy, such as tax treatment of health benefits," Vachon said in an interview in Kaiser Health News, a publication of the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation.
According to Vachon, Ryan's objective of limiting the federal contribution for the private purchase of insurance by seniors might work on paper, but he said he was "not sure it would work in the real world if seniors are unable to buy insurance with the available subsidy."
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