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Catalog Number OHC00107
Collection Bill Finerfrock Oral History
Title Bill Finerfrock Oral History
Scope & Content Ruth Ballweg and Reamer Bushardt interview Bill Finerfrock on his role in gaining Medicare reimbursement for PAs. He also talks about working with and advocating for rural health clinics.

Finerfrock was the first federal lobbyist to be hired for the Physician Assistant profession and served eight years as the director of Federal Affairs for the AAPA (1985-1993). He is currently the President of Capitol Associates and Executive Director of the National Association of Rural Health Clinics.

The interview was edited and shown in JAAPA's online edition of their Sept. 2017 issue to be a companion piece to an article Ballweg and Bushardt were writing together.
Recording and Transcript

Bill Finerfrock Oral History from PA History Society on Vimeo.

Object Name Oral History
Interview date 2017-03-07
Interview Restrictions No Restrictions
Interviewer Ruth Ballweg & Reamer Bushardt
Length of Interview 28:46
Search Terms Bill Finerfrock
Ruth Ballweg
Reamer Bushardt
Legislation
Medicare
Subjects Bill Finerfrock
Ruth Ballweg
Reamer Bushardt
Legislation
Medicare