Governor of Puerto Rico Urges Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to Include Hospitals’ Medicare Advantage Revenues as Part of CARES Act Relief

(April 15th, 2020 – Washington, D.C.) Governor Vázquez Garced sent a letter to Administrator Seema Verma, Administrator, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) urging the agency to include Medicare Advantage (MA) revenues in the definition of “Medicare revenues” for the distribution of Public Health and Social Services Emergency Funds appropriated under the recently enacted CARESContinue reading “Governor of Puerto Rico Urges Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to Include Hospitals’ Medicare Advantage Revenues as Part of CARES Act Relief”

GOVERNOR OF PUERTO RICO URGES THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES AND CENTER FOR MEDICARE & MEDICAID SERVICES TO PROVIDE PUERTO RICO FUNDING FOR MEDICARE ADVANTAGE PROGRAM

(March 20th, 2020 – Washington, D.C.) Governor Vázquez Garced sent a letter to Alex Azar II, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS),  Ms. Seema Verma, Administrator, Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), and Mr. Demetrios Kouzoukas, Principal Deputy Administrator & Director of CMS urging them to identify ways to restore moreContinue reading “GOVERNOR OF PUERTO RICO URGES THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES AND CENTER FOR MEDICARE & MEDICAID SERVICES TO PROVIDE PUERTO RICO FUNDING FOR MEDICARE ADVANTAGE PROGRAM”