July 21, 2014 - ASM Letter Regarding the Accelerating Biomedical Research Act
The ASM sent a letter to Senator Tom Harkin thanking him for the Accelerating Biomedical Research Act and his leadership regarding funding for the National Institutes of Health.
July 14, 2014 - ASM Provides Comments on the Protecting Access to Medicare Act to CMS
ASM provided comments to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) regarding Section 1834A, “Improving Policies for Clinical Diagnostic Laboratory Tests,” added to the Social Security Law by the Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014 (PAMA).
June 16, 2014 - ASM Letter Concerning DOE Authorization Bill
The ASM sent a letter to the House Science, Space and Technology Committee regarding the DOE authorization bill that would make significant cuts in R&D funding for the energy and environmental sciences.
July 14, 2014 - Payment Determinations for Calendar Year 2015 for New Clinical Laboratory Tests
The ASM presented recommendations to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services at its annual public meeting on payment levels for new tests to be included in the 2015 Clinical Laboratory Fee Schedule.
April 3, 2014 - Department of Energy - FY 2015
The ASM has submitted testimony to Congress supporting increased funding for the Department of Energy for FY 2015.