Sep. 09, 2022

WHAT:    Rep. Martin Causer (R-Cameron/McKean/Potter), chairman of the House Majority Policy Committee, will host a hearing to examine how the latest action by the activist Pennsylvania Supreme Court to change Pennsylvania’s medical malpractice venue rules will hurt patients and gravely impact their access to health care.

WHO:    Causer, members of the committee and the following testifiers:
Dr. Michael R. Ripchinski, Chief Physician Executive, Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health, for the Hospital and Healthsystem Association of Pennsylvania.
Zachary Shamberg, president and CEO, Pennsylvania Healthcare Association.
Dr. Wilson Jackson III, Jackson Siegelbaum Gastroenterology, for the Pennsylvania Medical Society.
Jonathan Greer, president, Insurance Federation of Pennsylvania.

WHEN:    Monday, Sept. 12, at 11 a.m.

WHERE:    House Majority Caucus Room, Room 140 Main Capitol, Harrisburg

LIVE WEBSTREAMING:    Barring technical difficulties, the hearing will be streamed live at and

Media contact:    Patricia Hippler, 717.772.9846,