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Apr 15, 2019

CMS is charged with developing and enforcing quality and safety standards across the nation’s health care system, a responsibility we consider a sacred trust.

By Seema Verma, Administrator, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Mar 28, 2019

New Part D Policies Address Opioid Epidemic

By Kimberly Brandt, Principal Deputy Administrator for Operations
Mar 14, 2019
Two years ago today I was sworn in as CMS Administrator. One of my first actions when I began this journey was to send a letter to the nation’s governors in which I committed to ushering in a new era for the federal and state Medicaid partnership, granting states more freedom to design innovative local solutions.
By Seema Verma, Administrator, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Mar 05, 2019
Despite stringent safeguards, alarming stories continue to be reported about people, including some of our most vulnerable individuals, who have experienced harm in healthcare settings that is devastating to these patients and their families
By Seema Verma, Administrator, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services