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Monday, November 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Congressional Health Events and Bills Introduced »
Attached please find a chart of health care related bills introduced in Congress from November 13 to November 17, 2017. Th...
Monday, November 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Congressional Health Events and Bills Introduced »
Attached please find a chart of health care related Congressional events currently scheduled for the week of November 13 t...
Monday, November 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
President Trump Announces Alex Azar as HHS Secretary »
President Trump announced via Twitter this morning that he is nominating Alex Azar as Secretary of the Department of Healt...
Wednesday, November 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
2018 House Schedule from Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy »
Attached please find the 2018 House calendar released by House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) today.  ...
Monday, October 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Congressional Health Events and Bills Introduced »
Attached please find a chart of health care related Congressional events currently scheduled for the week of October 30 to...
Monday, October 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Congressional Health Events and Bills Introduced »
Attached please find a chart of health care related Congressional events currently scheduled for the week of October 23 -...
Monday, October 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Congressional Health Events and Bills Introduced »
Attached please find a chart of health care related Congressional events currently scheduled for the week of October 16- O...
Thursday, October 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Executive Order on Health Insurance Across State Lines Summary Materials »
Attached please find Administration summary materials regarding the President's Executive Order to be released today to di...
Tuesday, October 10, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Congressional Health Events and Bills Introduced »
Attached please find a chart of health care related Congressional events currently scheduled for the week of October 9- Oc...
Wednesday, October 4, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Senate Finance Committee Adopts CHIP Reauthorization Bill »
The Senate Finance Committee has reported bipartisan legislation reauthorizing the Children's Health Insurance Program (CH...
Wednesday, October 4, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Final MACRA sign-on letter »
Click here to read the final MACRA letter urging  Congress to enact legislation to ensure that CMS has the flexibil...
Monday, October 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Congressional Health Events and Bills Introduced »
Attached please find a chart of health care related Congressional events currently scheduled for the week of October 2 - O...
Monday, September 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Congressional Health Events and Bills Introduced »
Attached please find a chart of health care related Congressional events currently scheduled for the week of September 25-...
Tuesday, September 19, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Senate Finance Hearing on Graham-Cassidy Bill - 9/25/17 »
Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-UT) announced Monday evening that the Finance Committee will hold a...
Monday, September 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Congressional Health Events and Bills Introduced »
Attached please find a chart of health care related bills introduced in Congress for the week of September 11-September 15...
Tuesday, September 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
W&M Announces September 13th Markup Session for Medicare-Related Bills »
Below please find a press release issued today by the Ways and Means Committee announcing that it will hold a markup on Se...
Monday, September 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Congressional Health Events and Bills Introduced »
Attached please find a chart of health care related Congressional events currently scheduled for the week of September 11-...
Friday, September 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MedPAC Sessions on Telehealth, PBMs and Specialty Pharmacies, and Post-Acute Care Discharges »
On September 7, 2017, the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC) convened a public meeting to consider issues inclu...
Tuesday, September 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Congressional Health Events and Bills Introduced »
Attached please find a chart of health care related Congressional events currently scheduled for the week of September 4 t...
Monday, August 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Congressional Health Events and Bills Introduced »
There were no healthcare related bills introduced in Congress for the week of August 21 to August 25. There are no health...
Tuesday, August 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
LAMPAC Announces Endorsements for Fall Elections »
  BATON ROUGE – The Louisiana Medical Political Action Committee (LAMPAC), the political arm of the Louisiana Stat...
Monday, August 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Congressional Health Events and Bills Introduced »
There were no healthcare related bills introduced in Congress for the week of August 14 to August 18. There are no health...
Monday, August 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Congressional Health Events and Bills Introduced »
There were no healthcare related bills introduced in Congress for the week of August 7 to August 11. There are no health c...
Wednesday, August 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
HHS Announces September 2017 PTAC Meeting to Discuss MACRA Payment Models »
Attached please find a notice published today by the Department of Health and Human Services announcing that the Physician...
Monday, August 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Congressional Health Events and Bills Introduced »
    Below is a list of health care related bills introduced in Congress from July 31 to August 4,...
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
LDH to roll out RAC audits »
Louisiana Department of Health (LDH) to Roll out Medicaid RAC Audits    To help our members understand and...
Friday, January 29, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
January Regulatory Update »
  The Louisiana Register published several emergency rules in January which are of interest to our members. As p...
Friday, January 8, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
December Regulatory Update »
  The December issue of the Louisiana Register contains several proposed rules which are of interest to our membe...
Friday, December 18, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Federal Update: Congress Passes Budget »
Just before midnight on December 15, House leaders revealed the details of two legislative packages for passage before Con...
Tuesday, November 24, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
November Regulatory Update »
  The November issue of the Louisiana Register contains several proposed rules which are of interest to our memb...
Thursday, November 5, 2015
October Regulatory Update »
  The October issue of the Louisiana Register contains several proposed rules which are of interest to our membe...
Thursday, October 1, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
September Regulatory Update: Special Rules Edition »
  The September issue of the Louisiana Register contained several proposed rules which are of interest to our memb...

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