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Obama signs Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 into law

Obama signs Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 into law
April 16, 2015

From international law firm Arnold & Porter LLP comes a timely column that provides views on current regulatory and legislative topics that weigh on the minds of today’s physicians and health care executives.

Just hours ago, President Obama signed into law the “Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015,” which permanently repeals the long-maligned Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) payment formula.

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From international law firm Arnold & Porter LLP comes a timely column that provides views on current regulatory and legislative topics that weigh on the minds of…

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Obama signs Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 into law Health Care Legislative and Regulatory Update

Obama signs Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 into law

April 16, 2015
From international law firm Arnold & Porter LLP comes a timely column that provides views on current regulatory and legislative topics that…
Supreme Court again holds key to future of Affordable Care Act: Preparing for the fallout Health Care Legislative and Regulatory Update

Supreme Court again holds key to future of Affordable Care Act: Preparing for the fallout

April 16, 2015
From international law firm Arnold & Porter LLP comes a timely column that provides views on current regulatory and legislative topics that weigh…

AOA announces 2015 award winners

April 15, 2015
The American Optometric Association will honor six recipients at 2015 Optometry's Meeting, the organization recently announced in a press…
Breaking NewsPerspective

Senate passes bill to repeal SGR

April 15, 2015
By a vote of 92 to 8, the U.S. Senate on Tuesday passed a bipartisan bill that repeals the SGR, a key factor in annual Medicare physician payment…

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