• CMS Proposed Rule on Medicare Part D Data: Proposed Rule Would Make Data Available for a Variety of Purposes; Comments Requested
  • November 27, 2006 | Author: Rachael T. Shenkman
  • Law Firm: Epstein Becker & Green, P.C. - Washington Office
  • On October 18, 2006 the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services ("CMS") published a proposed rule that would make Medicare Part D claims data currently collected for payment purposes available for other purposes such as research, analysis, reporting and public health functions. CMS will accept comments on this proposed rule until 5:00 PM on December 18, 2006.