Keep a Watchful Eye on 340B Drug Discount Program

Categories: Policy
On July 13, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a proposed rule that would drastically cut the 340B drug discount program for hospitals serving Medicare patients. While the proposed CMS rule would not affect community health centers or other 340B-covered entities and Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) grantees, the Primary Care …

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Senate Repeal Bill Threatens Primary Care Infrastructure

Categories: PCDC News, Policy
Surprises are few in the Senate GOP’s bill to end Obamacare, which was released last week after a clandestine drafting process that excluded Democrats and many Republicans. Echoing the House repeal bill — which President Trump recently described as “mean, mean, mean” — the new legislation would destabilize insurance markets, weaken the primary care system, …

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AHCA Jeopardizes Primary Care

Categories: Policy

It’s a promise made and kept: the House of Representatives under pressure from President Trump voted to repeal the Affordable Care Act and replace it with the American Health Care Act (AHCA). This piece of legislation is profoundly dangerous to 24 million people whose coverage is in jeopardy, more than 50 million people with preexisting …

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Ask the Expert, Rick Zall: Q&A about the future of primary care

Categories: Events, Policy

While the debate surrounding health care swirls in Washington, DC, primary care providers, administrators, and payers are struggling to prepare for potentially massive shifts in policy confronting primary care. To learn more about what primary care can expect over the coming months, we spoke to Proskauer Partner Rick Zall, a PCDC co-founder and one of …

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Expert Panel Discusses Future of Primary Care at PCDC Annual Summit

Categories: Events, Policy, Press Release

NEW YORK  – The Primary Care Development Corporation (PCDC) hosted its signature Innovation Circle event, the Annual Summit last week, harnessing expert opinions to address the health care issues at the center of our national discourse. The event, “Primary Care Under the New Administration,” was held at the New York Academy of Sciences in lower …

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