In the NAMD newsletter you will find the Fall Meeting registration is open. We cover the ABLE act guidance; Senate HELP hearing on market stablization; CHIP; and Oregon seeking Medicaid Director in state jobs section.

  Update September 12, 2017 From the NAMD Desk Fall Meeting Registration – Live!   Registration for NAMD’s 2017 Fall Meeting (November 6-8, 2017 in Crystal City, VA) is now live and can be found here! The conference registration levels are as follows:   NAMD Alumni: This rate is reserved...

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In the newsletter this week, CMS releases Hospice Compare website, nominations for pain management task force, 21st Century Cures, and health insurance markets.

Update August 29, 2017 From the NAMD Desk In This Issue Reg Update Hill Update In the News Take Note Jobs Save the Date   NAMD Fall Meeting November 6-8, 2017 Hyatt Regency Crystal City Register here.   Reg Update   CMS Releases Hospice Compare Website to Improve Consumer Experiences,...

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In the NAMD newelstter, the Senate fails to pass Health Reform; Medicare Part-D; core quality measures; MACPAC issue briefs.

Update August 1, 2017 From the NAMD Desk In This Issue Reg Update Hill Update In the News Take Note Save the Date   NAMD Fall Meeting November 6-8, 2017 Hyatt Regency Crystal City Register here.   Reg Update   Informational Bulletin: Annual Re-determination of Medicare Part D Low-Income Subsidy...

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In the newsletter CMS issues Medicaid Drug Rebate notices to states; Congress returns to continue health care debate, opioids; NAMD Fall meeting registration is open.

Update July 11, 2017 From the NAMD Desk In This Issue Reg Update Hill Update In the News Take Note Jobs Save the Date   NAMD Fall Meeting November 6-8, 2017 Hyatt Regency Crystal City Register here.   Reg Update   CMS Delays Effective Date of Home Health Agencies Conditions...

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In the newsletter, NAMD releases statement on BCRA and we cover MACRA, adult and child care core set data, NGA health reform network and the NASBO Fiscal Survey.

Update June 27, 2017 From the NAMD Desk NAMD Releases Statement on the Senate’s Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017 (BCRA)   On Monday, June 26th, NAMD released a statement addressing the Senate’s health reform proposal, the Better Care Reconciliation Act (BCRA). The statement, approved by the NAMD Board, discusses...

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This week’s NAMD newsletter looks at opioid addiction; duals; Hill health reform timeline; CHIP; work requirements.

  Update June 13, 2017 From the NAMD Desk NAMD Re-appointed to NQF’s Measures Application Partnership   Earlier this week, the National Qualify Forum announced that they have added NAMD to the preliminary roster of the NQF’s Measures Application Partnership (MAP) Coordinating Committee. Following a notice and comment period, NAMD...

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This week we take a look at Medicaid-Housing agency partnerships; 1332 waivers; substance abuse and mental health; happenings on the hill.

Update May 23, 2017 From the NAMD Desk In This Issue Reg Update Hill Update In the News Take Note Jobs Save the Date   NAMD Fall Meeting November 6-8, 2017 Hyatt Regency Crystal City Register here.   Reg Update   State Medicaid-Housing Agency Partnerships Technical Support Opportunity for States;...

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In the NAMD newsletter this week we cover Medicaid Quality Measures; the House-passed AHCA; opioids and prescription drugs.

Update May 9, 2017 In This Issue Reg Update Hill Update In the News Take Note 2017 NAMD Fall Meeting November 6-8, 2017 Hyatt Regency Crystal City Registration is Open!   Reg Update   Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA): National Institute on Drug Abuse, Expanding Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) for Opioid...

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In the NAMD newsletter this week. NAMD Board leadership change; CMS quality measures concepts; opioid abuse funding; Congress returns; April MACPAC meeting.

  Update April  25, 2017 From the NAMD Desk   Changes to NAMD Board Leadership   NAMD is pleased to announce that, effective immediately, Judy Mohr Peterson, Ph.D., Medicaid Director for the state of Hawaii, is stepping into the role of president of NAMD’s board of directors. Dr. Mohr Peterson...

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