We’ve put together an informative program for you and we’re looking forward to the opportunity to engage with you on the critical policy issues facing pathology. To help prepare you for the meeting, we’re providing background information and hope that you will take a moment to review the briefing document in advance of the meeting.
CAP ’13 Policy Meeting Emphasizes Reform Challenges, Opportunities
Pathologists’ commitment to precision and quality medicine—the health care reform law’s tenets—is becoming ever more central to system reform, emphasized CAP leaders, lawmakers and health care policy experts at the CAP 2013 Policy Meeting, held May 6-8 in Washington, DC.
CAP Pushes CMS for Meaningful Use Answers
Citing a continuing lack of clear information from CMS and ONC on rules guiding the Medicare meaningful use program, CAP elevated its efforts to help pathologists avoid possible Meaningful-Use penalties starting in 2016 by bringing the issue to the attention of CMS Acting Administrator and Chief Operating Officer, Marilyn Tavenner this week.