Category: health

CMS Stakeholder Call Today at 1:30pm!

I just received a notice from the Department of Health and Human Services’ Office on Disability for a CMS Stakeholder/Advocate Call about Accountable Care Organizations that is scheduled for 1:30 pm TODAY.  I have to admit, I’m a bit disappointed…

Top 10 Disability Events of 2010

It’s that time of year again.  As we move forward into 2011 and say goodbye to 2010, lets take a few moments to review the array of disability events, policies and changes that took place.  Below is my Top 10…

Sunday Health Reform Vote

Sunday is probably one of the most pivotal moments in this health reform debate. The debate is scheduled to begin at about 1pm to determine whether this massive legislation will move forward. However, don’t expect a vote to occur until…

Finance Committee Approves Baucus’ America’s Healthy Future Act

The Senate Finance Committee today approved Chairman Baucus’ health reform bill, the America’s Healthy Future Act by a vote of 14-9. You can read the Baucus Press Release yourself. Portion of Senator Baucus’ Opening Statement at the Mark‐Up Benjamin Franklin…