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Weekly Washington healthcare update
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • USA
  • August 12 2013

CMS and the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology have released a plan they say will accelerate development of a health


Weekly Washington healthcare update
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • USA
  • July 8 2013

The Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee has announced it will hold a hearing entitled "Making Medicaid Work for the Most Vulnerable" on Monday


Weekly Washington healthcare update
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • USA
  • March 18 2013

The House and Senate each unveiled their respective FY2014 budgets, while also working to find agreement on a Continuing Resolution (CR) to keep the


Weekly Washington healthcare update
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • USA
  • March 11 2013

On Wednesday, the House passed a stopgap bill that would continue funding the federal government beyond the March 27 expiration of current funding


Weekly Washington health care update
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • USA
  • February 25 2013

Wednesday, HHS finalized a rule establishing health insurance benefits that must be covered beginning in 2014, pursuant to the Affordable Care Act


Weekly Washington healthcare update
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • USA
  • February 4 2013

Continuing what has become one of the most prominent arguments against the Affordable Care Act (ACA), the Ways and Means and Oversight and Government


Weekly Washington healthcare update
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • USA
  • January 22 2013

Though many Democrats in Congress favored a health reform law that contained a publicly run health insurance option for consumers, alongside private


Weekly Washington healthcare update
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • USA
  • December 17 2012

On Dec. 13, 2012, the Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee held a hearing entitled "State of Uncertainty: Implementation of PPACA's Exchanges and Medicaid Expansion," to review the status of the federal rules implementing the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act's (ACA) provisions related to health insurance exchanges and Medicaid expansion.


Weekly Washington healthcare update
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • USA
  • November 19 2012

With the 2012 elections now in the rear-view mirror, many states that had previously deferred making decisions on if and how to establish health insurance exchanges pursuant to the Affordable Care Act (ACA) are now scrambling to meet deadlines, though the Dept. of Health and Human Services (HHS) has indicated a willingness to be flexible.


State activities
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • USA
  • November 12 2012

Missouri -- Voters approved a ballot measure that prevents the governor or a state agency from setting up an exchange without legislative or voter approval.