The ASM submitted a letter to the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs as part of the hearing record for its January 14 hearing entitled “Examining Conference and Travel Spending Across the Federal Government.”
The ASM sent funding recommendations to the Budget Conference Committee. The Budget Conference Committee has a December 13, 2013, deadline to negotiate the differences in spending levels for FY 2014 between the House and the Senate and to issue a report.
November 18, 2013 - ASM Comments on CMS Proposed Proficiency Testing Referral Enforcement Discretion
ASM provided comments to CMS regarding Changes to CLIA Enforcement Actions for Proficiency Testing Referral described in the Proposed Rule 1443-P.
October 5, 2013 - ASM Comments on CMS National Coverage Analysis for Screening for Hepatitis C Virus
The ASM submitted comments to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services supporting proposals in “National Coverage Analysis (NCA) for Screening for Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) in Adults (CAG-00436N).”
- September 6, 2013 - ASM Comments on CMS Proposed Revisions to the PFS and CLFS
- September 6, 2013 - ASM Submits Comments to CMS on Outpatient Prospective Payments
- July 10, 2013 - Payment Determinations for Calendar Year 2014 for New Clinical Laboratory Tests
- June 7, 2013 – ASM Signs Onto Letter Regarding the Reintroduction of the “Strategies to Address Antimicrobial Resistance (STAAR) Act”