Read the top GI policy news from 03/14/16 – 03/18/16.
The Digestive Health Physicians Association (DHPA) has joined a coalition of more than 300 leading patient, disease and provider organizations in sending a letter to congressional leadership requesting that they ask the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to permanently withdraw its proposed rule that would implement a new “Medicare Part B Payment Model.” […]
Kevin Harlen has been named as the first executive director of the Digestive Health Physicians Association (DHPA).
Forty-four DHPA Board Members participated in 106 meetings on Capitol Hill over two days—marking the most meetings ever held between independent physician specialists and Members of Congress and their staffs.
At the DHPA Winter Board Meeting, we convened a panel of DC-based, health care reporters who share with our Board Members how they decide to cover stories and what health care policy trends they are seeing.