November 30, 2016

Family Voices Washington DC Update: November 30, 2016


This week in Washington Update: 

  • Speculation continues over the future of federal health care policy-especially the ACA, Medicaid, and CHIP-under the new administration.
  • The president-elect continues to build his team, selecting Rep. Tom Price, MD, (R-GA) to be his Secretary of Health and Human Services.
  • Congress is back in session working on a continuing resolution to fund the federal government; the "21st Century Cures" bill to increase funding for medical research and modify drug/medical device approval process; and mental health legislation.

Read the issue here.