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This Week In Washington
The Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) Committee Jan. 18 held a confirmation hearing for President-elect Trump’s Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) nominee, Rep. Tom Price, MD (R-Ga.).
In preparation for Senate Finance Committee Republicans’ Medicaid roundtable with several Republican governors, AAMC President and CEO Darrel G. Kirch, MD, Jan. 18 sent a letter to Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) regarding the importance of the Medicaid program to beneficiaries and safety net providers.
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and 15 other federal departments and agencies Jan. 18 released the final rule revising the 1991 regulations that govern federally-supported research involving human subjects, also known as the Common Rule.
Preserving GME Funding
Whether it’s an emergency or a serious illness requiring complex care, when life is on the line you can count on America’s teaching hospitals. But can they count on the funding they need from Congress?