The ACNS Advocacy Committee has published the January 2023 Policy Update. Covered in this month's update:
118th Congress Kicks off With a Rocky Start
Representative Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) won the speaker’s gavel after making significant concessions to the most conservative members of the Republican caucus. Speaker McCarthy’s razor-thin majority will significantly affect ACNS’ advocacy in the 118th Congress.
CMS Updates Conversion Factor for Calendar Year 2023
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) updated the conversion factor for Calendar Year (CY) 2023 due to Congressional action.
New Members Appointed to House Energy & Commerce and Ways & Means Committees
House Republicans appointed new members to the Ways & Means Committee, which has jurisdiction over Medicare. Representative Jason Smith (R-MO) will chair the committee.
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