Excerpt: The questions and concerns that emerged from our review appear to be a direct result of the rushed implementation of the Navigator program by HHS and the limited time available for training Navigator grant recipient organizations and their staff… Although you acknowledged that your office is responsible for overseeing the Navigator program, you explained that you had not reviewed the i
Excerpt: We urge the commission to ensure that any changes it makes to the UHF discount rule respect the holdings of existing licensees and applications pending at the commission and are only applied prospectively to applications filed after the adoption of a new rule.
Excerpt: While it is our understanding that CMS has made some progress in implementing the SMART Act and improvements to the MSP program, some challenges remain. In August 2011, CMS announced that it would only pursue those claims with a recovery value of $300 or more in certain liability insurance cases.
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To achieve a broad sampling, these letters were sent to all grant recipients in states receiving 61 percent of Navigator dollars. Those groups and states are:
Excerpt: Our country has invested 30 years and $15 billion in determining whether Yucca Mountain would be a safe repository. A critical milestone in the license review process is the NRC's public release of its Safety Evaluation Report (SER) on the proposed Yucca Mountain design.