CMS Finalizes Updates to Coverage Policy for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Today, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a Request for Information (RFI) seeking new ideas from the public on how to continue the progress of the Patients over Paperwork initiative.
CMS Statement on Quality of Care in America’s Nursing Home Facilities
On May 28, 2019, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is finalizing a rule to update and modernize the PACE program.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) finalized a rule today to update and modernize requirements for the Programs of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE).
Delay in Final Chimeric Antigen Receptor (CAR) T-cell therapy National Coverage Determination
From a CMS spokesperson:
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a final rule on May 16, 2019 that modernizes and improves the Medicare Advantage and Part D programs. These changes will ensure that patients have greater transparency into the cost of prescription drugs in Part D and will also enable Medicare Advantage plans to negotiate better prices for physician-administered medicines in Part C.