CMS Warned Days Before Disastrous HealthCare.gov Launch That No System Was In Place to Process Inconsistencies in Applications; Committee Learns First Round of 500,000 Notices Will Be Sent to Consumers Soon
New Documents Indicate Obamacare Applications Have At Least 4 Million Errors As Backend Systems Remain IncompleteJune 4, 2014 | Press Release
The Subcommittee on Health, chaired by Rep. Joe Pitts (R-PA), has scheduled a hearing for Wednesday, June 11, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. in room 2322 of the Rayburn House Office Building. The hearing is entitled “21st Century Cures: Examining the Role of Incentives in Advancing Treatments and Cures for Patients.” Witnesses to be announced.
The Subcommittee on Communications and Technology, chaired by Rep. Greg Walden (R-OR), has scheduled a hearing for Wednesday, June 11, 2014, at 10:30 a.m. in room 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building. The hearing is entitled “Media Ownership in the 21st Century.” Witnesses to be announced.
As Committee Pursues Policies to Foster Health Care Innovation, Leaders Question Agency Plan to Increase Health IT Regulation and FeesJune 3, 2014 | Press Release
Members Question Authority and Rationale for Expanded Regulatory Approach, Underscore Commitment to Safe and Innovative New Approaches for Technology in Health Care
WASHINGTON, DC – House Energy and Commerce Committee leaders today pressed the Department of Health and Human services for details regarding several failed state-run health care exchanges.
WASHINGTON, DC – House Energy and Commerce Committee leaders today responded to the administration’s announcement on EPA’s plan to regulate carbon dioxide emissions from existing power plants. The Energy and Power Subcommittee will hold a hearing to review EPA’s proposal the week of June 16. Additional details on the hearing will be announced.