Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Very Brief Blog: CMS Blog on Plans for the MCIT, and Other Essays

 CMS has had several publications about innovation and new directions in the past few weeks.


There's yesterday's announcement CMS plans to cancel the MCIT, Medicare Coverage for New Technologies, which was developed under the Trump administration last fall.  Here.


On September 13, CMS revisited the MCIT topic in a long blog that parallels the release of the rulemaking.  Here.  Penned by Dr. Lee Fleischer, Chief Medical Officer.  

CMMI in Review

In August, CMS published a long blog at Health Affairs on CMMI, The First Ten Years.  Here.

CMS Administrator: Looking Ahead

September 9: Administrator Chiquita Brooks-LaSure pens an essay on her first several months and her outlook.  Here.