Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen will visit Pittsburgh on Tuesday to highlight the Biden administration’s initiatives to lower health care costs and strengthen small businesses. During her visit, Jelen will tour the Skin Cancer Center at Allegheny Health Network West Penn Hospital in Bloomfield and participate in a roundtable discussion on the intersection of health care and the economy. In addition, she will deliver a speech on the administration’s economic plan.
This visit is an opportunity for Jelen to demonstrate the administration’s commitment to addressing health care costs and supporting small businesses. She will be accompanied by Congresswoman Summer Lee, as well as various doctors and officials from Allegheny Health Network and its parent company, Highmark Health.
The Skin Cancer Center at Allegheny Health Network West Penn Hospital in Bloomfield is a state-of-the-art facility that offers cutting-edge treatments for skin cancer patients. During her tour, Yellen will have the chance to learn more about the center’s innovative approaches to patient care and see firsthand how it is making a difference in people’s lives.
After her tour, Yellen will join a roundtable discussion with experts from various fields to discuss how health care and the economy are interconnected. This discussion will provide valuable insights into how policy decisions can impact both individuals and businesses alike.
Finally, Yellen will deliver a speech on the administration’s economic plan, which aims to create jobs, grow the economy, and ensure that everyone has access to affordable healthcare. Her speech will be an important opportunity for Pittsburghers to hear directly from one of President Biden’s top advisors about what he hopes to achieve during his time in office.