Nancy-Ann DeParle, one of the nation’s leading experts on health care and regulatory issues, served as Assistant to the President and Deputy Chief of Staff for Policy.
As commissioner of the Department of Human Services in Tennessee, she saw firsthand the health care system’s impact on workers and families. In the Clinton Administration, DeParle handled budget matters for federal health care programs, and took on the tremendous task of managing Medicare and Medicaid as the Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).
Newly released statistics show that health care spending growth in 2009 and 2010 decreased to record lows
The new Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act offers doctors and hospitals the opportunity to earn financial incentives from Medicare and Medicaid if they show that they have adopted health information technology and are using it to make a meaningful difference in patient care
Learn more about how the Affordable Care Act is working to control health insurance premium hikes.
The Kaiser Family Foundation’s annual survey on health insurance and the Office of Personnel Management provide new insight on insurance premiums.
The CMS Office of the Actuary releases its report on how much the United States spends on health care now and in the future.
Under the Affordable Care Act, employers will continue to offer health insurance to their workers.
The Affordable Care Act will strengthen the health care system and make it easier for employers to offer high quality coverage to their employees. Here's what contrary reports have missed.