The Word is our weekly newsletter highlighting key health policy developments on the Hill and within the agencies.
12/6/2019: Where things stand on unpopular ACA taxes…Stakeholder resistance to drug importation plan…Preview of Hahn’s FDA agenda.
11/22/2019: Providers’ reactions to new transparency rules…W&M’s RFI on rural health…New outlook for Medicaid expansion in KY, LA, and VA.
11/15/2019: Newly proposed CMS rule to address misuse of Medicaid supplemental payments…Status of drug pricing legislation…Overview of rulemaking and RFIs pending review at OMB.
11/1/2019: The latest on Texas v. Azar…Highlights from the Republican Study Committee’s new health care plan…CMMI’s requests for application for the Primary Care First and Kidney Care models.
10/25/2019: Status of the FY 2020 appropriations process…Pending action on health care legislation this year…Highlights from Kaiser Family Foundation’s annual report on Medicaid.
Need to Know
Need to Know is our high-level memo providing “need to know” background and insights on the latest policy and political issues in Washington.
11/8/2019: Overview of negotiations on FY 2020 spending and the hurdles facing congressional appropriators as they work to avert a shutdown.
10/11/2019: Summaries of key provisions of the Trump Administration’s executive order on Medicare, which was signed on October 3rd.