The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) considers the full range of Medicaid and CHIP enrollees in its decision-making and in its efforts to measure disparities in access to care. CMS is

By Kimberly Proctor, Chief Medicaid Data Officer

As we emerge from the COVID-19 public health emergency, it is abundantly clear that our nation must improve access to effective mental health and substance use disorder (collectively called

By Meena Seshamani, MD, PhD, and Douglas Jacobs, MD, MPH

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is committed to fostering innovation while ensuring that people with Medicare have faster and more consistent access to emerging technologies that

By Lee Fleisher, MD; Steve Farmer, MD, PhD; Lori Ashby, MA; and Jonathan Blum, MPP, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services


Primary care in the United States is in urgent need of investment and support following decades of inadequate payments, increasingly complex delivery of care, and growing administrative

By Purva Rawal, Jacob Quinton, Dora Hughes, and Liz Fowler