ADEA Washington Update

Executive Order on Affordable Care Act

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ADEA Signs Letter to DHS on Possible Effect of Executive Order

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On Jan. 31, the American Dental Education Association (ADEA), joined approximately 50 other higher education organizations, in signing-on to a letter by... Click Here To Read More

Memorandum on Freezing Federal Regulations

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On Jan. 20, Reince Priebus, Assistant to the President and Chief of Staff, sent a memorandum to heads of executive departments and agencies asking them to freeze federal regulations until... Click Here To Read More

Congress Begins Process of ACA Repeal

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The Senate passed a key budget blueprint (S. Con. Res. 3) that is a crucial first step towards repealing the... Click Here To Read More

ACA Replacement Promises “Access,” Not Guaranteed Coverage

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In a mid-January ... Click Here To Read More

Final Rule Issued on Protection of Research Participants

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In one of the Obama Administration’s last acts, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), along with 15 other federal agencies, released updated regulations governing the protection... Click Here To Read More

CMS Refreshes Open Payments Data

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In January, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services refreshed their Open Payments dataset, available at ... Click Here To Read More

Trump Administration Holds-Over NIH Director

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On Jan. 19, the Trump Administration indicated that it would hold-over Francis Collins, M.D., Ph.D., as Director of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Dr. Collins had submitted his resignation, as is customary for... Click Here To Read More

President-Elect Trump Threatens to End the DACA Program

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In the wake of the presidential election, several public and private colleges and universities are declaring themselves “sanctuary campuses,” stating that they will limit their cooperation with federal immigration authorities if President-elect Trump decides to pursue... Click Here To Read More

White House Report Details Economic Consequences of the ACA

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A report from the White House Council of Economic Advisers titled, The Economic Record of the Obama Administration: Reforming the Health Care System,... Click Here To Read More

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