Commentary piece by NCHC President and CEO John Rother, originally published by The Hill
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When Congressional leaders set their sights on comprehensive tax reform, the aims were to improve our tax system and create a tax code that suited our country’s economic needs. This should have meant finding a way to improve the health of our economy—not harm our health care.
Healthcare training programs in underserved urban and rural areas may have to shut down if they are not reauthorized by the end of the month, leaders of several healthcare groups said Wednesday at an NCHC forum.
Primary care will be hit especially hard by the physician shortage, but addressing burnout and keeping several key federal programs could help stem the flow of docs from family medicine, experts say.
Ten organizations, including the National Coalition on Health Care, are asking HHS Secretary Tom Price to expand the options under MACRA for physicians and physician groups to include advanced alternative payment models (APMs) that are part of Medicare Advantage plans.