PATIENTS, PROVIDERS, AND HEALTHCARE LEADERS CALL FOR IMPROVEMENTS TO CENTER FOR MEDICARE & MEDICAID INNOVATION

WASHINGTON, DC – A new coalition of groups representing patients, hospitals, physicians, and  healthcare leaders…

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Americans for Tax Reform: CMMI Tests Undermine Congressional Authority and Threaten Access to Healthcare

Obamacare created the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI), an agency tasked with conducting demonstrations…

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Forbes: Checking The Price Tag On Health Care

We finally heard Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump discuss health care face-to-face at the second…

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The Hill: Providers: Too Soon to Expand Medicare Bundled Payment Models

Hospital and nursing home advocates say a new Medicare payment model for heart attack patients…

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Morning Consult: Regulations Usurp Role of Congress

I have the utmost respect for Patrick Conway, who heads the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation at…

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Medpage Today: New Payment Model for Joint Replacement Faces Opposition

WASHINGTON -- Hospital and physician specialty societies have asked the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid…

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Roll Call: Obamacare Agency Escapes Congressional Oversight

Our constitutional system was carefully designed to prevent any one branch from seizing too much…

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Morning Consult: Lawmakers Grapple With HHS Efforts to Lower Costs

Some Republicans suggested Wednesday that the Congressional Budget Office has not provided enough useful information…

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JAMA Forum: Time to Hit the Pause Button on Medicare’s Payment Demonstration Projects?

After a slow start in 2011, the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) at…

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The Healthcare Blog: ACO Winners and Losers: A Quick Take

Last week, CMS sent out press releases touting over $1 billion in savings from Accountable…

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