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

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 What’s Ahead: This Week  Hearings and Markups – Tuesday, April 9 Senate Finance Committee, “Drug Pricing in America: A Prescription for Change, Part III.” House Appropriations Committee, Subcommittee on Interior-Environment, “Indian Health Service Budget Request for FY2020.” House Appropriations Committee, Subcommittee on Labor-HHS-Education, “Public Witness Day.” Wednesday, April 10 Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee, “VA MISSION… 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, April 2 House Education & Labor Committee, Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor and Pensions, “Examining Surprise Billing: Protecting Patients from Financial Pain.” House Energy & Commerce Committee, Subcommittee on Oversight & Investigations, “Priced Out of a Lifesaving Drug: The Human Impact of Rising Insulin Costs.” House… 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, March 26 Senate HELP Committee, “Implementing the 21st Century Cures Act: Making Electronic Health Information Available to Patients and Providers.” Senate Veterans Affairs Committee, “Fiscal Year 2020 Budget for Veterans Programs and Fiscal Year 2021 Advance Appropriations Request.” House Budget Committee, “Department of Health and Human… Read more »

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

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 What’s Ahead: This Week  Notable Policy Events – Tuesday, March 19 Brookings Institution, “A Conversation with Departing FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb on His Tenure and Policy Reforms.” Additional information: https://brook.gs/2HiLQYV HHS Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC), “Health Information Technology Advisory Committee (HITAC) Meeting on Interoperability, Privacy and Security, and Patient Access.”… 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, March 12 House Oversight & Reform Committee, Subcommittee on Economic and Consumer Policy, “Examining the Public Health Risks of Carcinogens in Consumer Products.” House Education & Labor Committee, “Growing a Healthy Next Generation: Examining Federal Child Nutrition Programs.” House Energy & Commerce Committee, Subcommittee on Health,… Read more »