Health Care Policy Update – Weekly Wrap-up and What’s Ahead

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 What’s Ahead: This Week Hearings and Markups –  Tuesday, July 16 House Energy & Commerce Committee, Subcommittee on Oversight & Investigations, “Oversight of Federal Efforts to Combat the Spread of Illicit Fentanyl.” Notably Policy Events – Monday, July 15 Alliance for Health Policy, “Balancing the Bills: Policy Solutions to Address Surprise Billing.” Additional information: http://bit.ly/2YTSBpe… Read more »

Health Care Policy Update – Weekly Wrap-up and What’s Ahead

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 Weekly Wrap-Up: Notable Health Care Developments from Last Week Legislative Activity – Committee Activity, Executive Actions, and Floor Votes On June 26, the Senate HELP Committee approved by a vote of 20-3 the Lower Health Care Costs Act of 2019 (S. 1895), which includes a number of provisions related to surprise billing, healthcare price transparency,… Read more »

Health Care Policy Update – Weekly Wrap-up and What’s Ahead

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 What’s Ahead: This Week Hearings and Markups – Tuesday, June 25 House Energy & Commerce Committee, Subcommittee on Health, “Reauthorizing Vital Health Programs for American Families.” Wednesday, June 26 Senate HELP Committee, “Markup of S. 1895, the Lower Health Care Costs Act of 2019; S. 1199, the Poison Center Network Enhancement Act of 2019; and… Read more »

Health Care Policy Update – Weekly Wrap-up and What’s Ahead

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 What’s Ahead: This Week Hearings and Markups – Tuesday, June 18 Senate HELP Committee, “Lower Health Care Costs Act of 2019.” Wednesday, June 19 Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee, “Harnessing the Power of Community: Leveraging Veteran Networks to Tackle Suicide.” Senate Aging Committee, “The Complex Web of Prescription Drug Prices, Part III: Examining Agency Efforts to… Read more »

Health Care Policy Update – Weekly Wrap-up and What’s Ahead

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 What’s Ahead: This Week  Hearings and Markups – Tuesday, May 21 House Energy & Commerce Committee, Subcommittee on Health, “Improving Drug Pricing Transparency and Lowering Prices for American Consumers.” House Ways & Means Committee, Subcommittee on Health, “Protecting Patients from Surprise Medical Bills.” House Armed Services Committee, Subcommittee on Military Personnel and House Veterans’ Affairs… Read more »