NASP submits comments to CMS on Medicare Proposed Rule for Contract Year 2019

Jan 17, 2018 · Advocacy

NASP represents an industry that focuses on providing high quality patient care first with additional emphasis on clinical outcomes and patient choice. NASP believes that it shares these common goals with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and looks forward to partnering with CMS and all governmental agencies to ensure that all patients have access to the medications they need from the pharmacy of their choosing. In furtherance of these shared goals, NASP has submitted the following comments in response to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) Proposed Rule entitled, “Medicare Program; Contract Year 2019 Policy and Technical Changes to the Medicare Advantage, Medicare Cost Plan, Medicare Fee-for-Service, the Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit Programs and the PACE Program” (Proposed Rule).

NASP urged the agency to address the following priority issues:

Please click here to review our comments in their entirety.