Seema Verma is the administrator of Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. Her team spends a lot of time unraveling past policies that no longer apply to the way healthcare works today, she said #ForbesHealth
“Innovation isn’t a high priced drug that people can’t access,” says Seema Verma, Administrator, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, in conversation with @SteveForbesCEO regarding bold new agendas set to reach goals around digital health information. #ForbesHealth
Our focus groups found Medicaid expansion in MT has allowed women on the Crow Reservation more flexibility & choice in the provider and care they receive. They can now seek services at any provider that accepts Medicaid – not just @IHSgov providers.
The largest payer of substance use disorder services in the U.S. -- Medicaid -- plays a central role in state efforts to address the #OpioidEpidemic . We examined the Medicaid population in 6 states – KY, MD, OH, PA, VA, and WV – hit hard by it.
Medicaid expands access to home and community services. It helps to fund transportation and speech therapy in schools. #SaveMedicaid
Texas will officially enact cuts of Medicaid reimbursement rates for disabled children's therapy services.