High-profile hires Mara McDermott, former vice president of federal affairs at a leading physician advocacy group, and Rachel Stauffer, former Hill staffer and HHS Office of the National Coordinator legislative affairs director, join the growing McDermottPlus team.
McDermott+Consulting Senior Director and MACRA Resource Center director Sheila Madhani will participate in the upcoming live webinar program New CMS BPCI Advanced Bundled Payment Model: Risks, Regulatory Requirements, Implementation Challenges
Dr. Adaeze Enekwechi and Eric Zimmerman participated in the McDermott Will & Emery 2018 Health Care Services Private Equity Symposium. Click here for program information and highlights.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently posted the electronic clinical quality measure (eCQM) annual update for the 2019 reporting period for eligible professionals (EPs) and eligible clinicians.
On May 11, 2018, President Trump released the American Patients First Blueprint, a plan to lower drug prices and reduce beneficiary out-of-pocket spending on drugs in the Medicare program. read more >
On April 23, 2018, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation released a request for information on Direct Provider Contracting, seeking additional details on a model or models that would allow the agency to contract directly with primary care providers or multi-specialty medical groups in traditional Medicare. read more >
On April 18, 2018, McDermott+ Consulting (McDermottPlus) hosted its fourth annual +Dx: Diagnostics Forum, a premier annual program for the laboratory diagnostics community. read more >
Since the run-up to the 2016 presidential election, Donald Trump has stated his interest in controlling and lowering the high cost of prescription drugs. read more >
On February 12, 2018, the President released his proposed Budget for Fiscal Year 2019. read more >