Comment Letters


The ACOFP submits comment letters to several government departments on important issues that impact the future of osteopathic family medicine.

2019

2020 Physician Fee Schedule and Quality Payment Program
September 27, 2019

Transparency Executive Order 2019
July 2, 2019

Lower Health Care Costs Act of 2019
June 5, 2019

Interoperability of Medicare and Medicaid Programs
June 3, 2019

21st Century Cures Act and ONC Health IT 
June 3, 2019


No Surprises Act
May 24, 2019

Telehealth Recommendations
April 1, 2019


Pain Management Best Practices
April 1, 2019

Medicare Advantage Capitation Rates Parts C and D
March 1, 2019

Rising Health Care Costs HELP Committee
March 1, 2019

Health IT and EHR Burden Reduction
January 28, 2019

Medicare Part D Drug Prices
January 25, 2019


2030 Healthy People Initiative
January 21, 2019

Children's Health Insurance Plan (CHIP) Managed Care Plan
January 21, 2019


2018

IPI Model for Medicare Part D Drugs
December 30, 2018

Medicare Advantage Part D Flexibilities
December 30, 2018

Health Reimbursement Arrangements
December 18, 2018

Drug Price Transparency
December 13, 2018

Anti-Kickback Statute and Beneficiary Inducements CMP
October 25, 2018


CMS Proposed ACO Rule
October 16, 2018

CY 2019 Physician Fee Schedule - Quality Payment Program

September 7, 2018

Health Care Innovation Caucus Request for Information 
July 25, 2018

Opioid Crisis Response Act (OCRA) of 2018 to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor & Pension (HELP)
April 11, 2018

Quality Payment Program (QPP) to the House Ways & Means Health Subcommittee
March 21, 2018

Opioid Use & Development of Alternative Analgesics to the FDA
March 12, 2018

Opioid Electronic Clinical Quality Measure (eCQM) to CMS Division of Measures Management System
February 7, 2018

2017

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) Request for New Models of Primary Care
November 20, 2017

Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) & Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) to CMS
September 11, 2017

Disproportionate Share Hospital (DSH) Funding to CMS & Department of Health & Human Services
August 23, 2017

CMS Year 2 Updates to the Quality Payment Program (QPP) Proposed Rule to CMS
August 21, 2017