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HHS: Interim Final Rules for Health Plans as They Relate to Vaccine Coverage Under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

Sep 17 2010
The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) appreciates this opportunity to comment on the Department of Health and Human Services’ interim rules for group health plans related to coverage of preventive services under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA).

FDA: Investigational New Drug Applications; Co-Development of Investigational New Drugs

Sep 7 2010

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Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS): Proposed Changes to the Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System and CY 2011 Payment Rates

Aug 31 2010

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Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS): Proposed Changes to the Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System and CY 2011 Payment Rates

Aug 31 2010

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Biodefense: Public Health Security and Bioterrorism Preparedness and Response Act, Review and Republication of Toxin List

Aug 30 2010

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National Health Security Strategy: Biennial Implementation Plan

Aug 25 2010

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Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS): Statement to the Advisory Panel on Ambulatory Payment Classification Groups

Aug 24 2010

BIO is concerned about problems in CMS methodology that continue to create instability in reimbursement for separately payable drugs and biologicals.

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS): Payment Policies Under the Physician Fee Schedule

Aug 24 2010

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Advanced Biofuels: EPA’s Proposed Renewable Fuel Standard Volumes

Aug 19 2010

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BIO supports the draft Biennial Implementation Plan’s goal to rapidly develop and adopt countermeasures that mitigate health consequences of a chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear attack.

Aug 16 2010

BIO recommends that each grandfathered health plan disclose which insurance products it offers and cover preventive services and vaccines at first dollar.