The Word is our weekly newsletter highlighting key health policy developments on the Hill and within the agencies.
7/12/2018: A look at Brett Kavanaugh, Trump’s pick for SCOTUS…CMS’ proposed home health payment changes for 2019…Key points from the Administration’s plan to reorganize the federal government.
6/28/2018: The latest plan by conservative organizations to repeal the ACA…The health care priorities of House Republicans’ FY19 budget resolution.
6/22/2018: How the ACA is factoring into the midterms…The DOL’s final rule on association health plans…House GOP proposals to expand health savings accounts.
6/18/2018: A look into DOJ’s decision to defend the ACA’s consumer protections…Alex Azar’s testimony before the Senate HELP Committee on the President’s drug pricing plan…Cuts to CHIP and CMMI in House-passed rescissions bill.
6/6/2018: A preview of the Congressional healthcare agenda for this summer…An update on projected premium increases and Medicaid expansion in the states…Key takeaways from the annual Medicare Trustees report.
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.
5/30/2018: A recap of the Medicare Part B Competitive Acquisition Program that was discontinued by CMS in 2008.
5/11/2018: The Trump administration’s drug pricing plan.