James Tallon

James R. Tallon, Jr., is president of the United Hospital Fund, a nonprofit health services research and philanthropic organization. He is the chair of both The Commonwealth Fund and the Kaiser Commission on Medicaid and the Uninsured, and serves as secretary/treasurer of the Alliance for Health Reform. He is also a member of the New York State Board of Regents.

James Tallon: This week

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