Stakeholder Comments on Senate Finance Committee Chronic Care Policy Options Made Available
As previously reported, the National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) has submitted comments to the U.S. Senate Finance Committee regarding the Chronic Care Working Group’s “Bipartisan Chronic Care Working Group Policy Options Document.” Previous NAHC Report articles summarizing NAHC’s comments are available here (Part 1) and here (Part 2).
As reported in the December 29, 2015, edition of NAHC Report (available here), the Senate Finance Committee released the policy options document in December 2015 after announcing the creation of the Working Group in June 2015. NAHC has been actively engaged in discussions with the Committee on this important issue; for previous coverage of some of NAHC’s activities in this area, please go here, here, and here.
Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch, (R-UT), and Ranking Member Ron Wyden (D-OR), along with Senators Johnny Isakson (R-GA) and Mark Warner (D-VA), co-chairs of the Finance Committee Chronic Care Working Group, have released all of the stakeholder comments on the working group’s policy options paper.
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