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  • CMS Releases National Coverage Determination on Next Generation Sequencing

    CMS released a National Coverage Determination (NCD) entitled, Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) for Medicare Beneficiaries with Advanced Cancer.  ASH, along with over 300 other groups including physician specialty societies, patient advocacy groups, and industry groups, submitted comments on the proposal.

  • ASH Applauds the Sickle Cell Disease Surveillance, Prevention, and Treatment Act of 2018

    Senators Tim Scott (R-SC) and Cory Booker (D-NJ) introduced the Sickle Cell Disease Surveillance, Prevention, and Treatment Act of 2018.

  • Update on Tax Reform

    On December 20, the House of Representatives and the Senate voted to approve H.R. 1, tax reform legislation. Select members of each chamber came together to resolve disagreements between the two versions passed by the House and Senate.

  • 2017 Action of the Affordable Care Act

    Congress spent much of 2017 focused on the repeal and replace of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Included is a summary of Congress and the Administration’s actions on repeal and replace of the ACA that occurred in 2017.

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