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Nov 27, 2018
When facing any policy issue, it helps to take a step back and run it through the lens of common-sense. Can you imagine going to the grocery store, getting the groceries you need for the week, but never knowing the price of your items until a week later when the store sends you a bill? Sadly, that’s how health care works every day.
By Seema Verma, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Nov 26, 2018
From day one, President Trump has made it clear that lowering prescription drug costs is a top priority. In May, the President released his drug-pricing blueprint, which includes the most sweeping set of policies to lower drug prices ever put forth by an administration. HHS has been hard at work to make the President’s vision a reality – because the status quo is simply unacceptable.
By Alex Azar and Seema Verma, HHS Secretary and CMS Administrator
Nov 16, 2018
Today, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released a report that demonstrates how empowering states can help reduce costs.
By Tim Engelhardt, Director, Medicare-Medicaid Coordination Office,
Nov 16, 2018
One of my commitments as the Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is to ensure we remain steadfast in our commitment to strengthen Medicare by making sure that tax dollars are spent appropriately.
By Seema Verma, Administrator, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services