'As we undertake our efforts to free up competition from the federal level, we hope all of you will examine what can be done in the states.'
HHS chief takes Heritage Foundation stage to bash ACA, plug administration's programs.
The law against physician self-referral needs to be updated, but there was disagreement on how much reform needs to occur.
No increase in 30-day mortality was observed after the cuts.
'Where are the big, bold ideas?' asks ranking Senate Democrat.
- Says CMMI programs aren't working; have 'failed to deliver.'
The right incentives would lower costs, improve EHRs, Mostashari says.
Azar details plan for competitive bidding program in Medicare Part B.
Azar defends actions on handling of women's reproductive health.