Dateline: DC—April 2018(Comments Off on Dateline: DC—April 2018)
Summarizes the provisions in the omnibus funding legislation (H.R. 1625) for fiscal year 2018 that correspond to key ACS legislative priorities, including cancer research, the opioid epidemic, trauma research, and violence prevention.
A summary of provisions in the Bipartisan Budget Act that will affect health care providers—including elimination of “misvalued codes” and technical corrections in MIPS— are described.
This month’s column provides updates on the government shutdown, ACS’ 2018 legislative priorities, and state lobby days.
This column provides updates on College advocacy and health policy activities, including advanced alternative payment models, Stop the Bleed, the Physician Compare website, and HIPAA guidance on the opioid epidemic.
This column provides updates on College advocacy and health policy activities, including MPFS, Stop the Bleed, and MACRA.