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July 2, 2020

Letter to Protect Patient Cost-Sharing Assistance Sent to Congress

CCPA led a sign-on letter, in partnership with the HIV+Hep Policy Institute, outlining concerns with a provision included in the 2021 Notice…

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June 30, 2020

Stripping Patients of Vital Cost-Sharing Assistance Plans

Originally Published in Cambridge Chronicle & Tab By Richard Pezzillo/Guest Columnist June 25, 2020 With the third-highest number of deaths from…

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June 26, 2020

Maintaining Preventative Care During the Pandemic

The race to work on a COVID-19 vaccine has put immunizations at the forefront of many headlines. But what about…

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June 12, 2020

Reduced Cost of Insulin is Positive Step to Increased Patient Affordability

InsideSources By: Joan Werblun, R.N., Advisory Committee Member, Chronic Care Policy Alliance June 12, 2020 Health policy has become a…

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June 11, 2020

Webinar Recap: “How a New Federal Rule will Increase Prescription Drug Costs for Patients”

Chronic Care Policy Alliance (CCPA) hosted a webinar, “The State of Chronic Disease: How a New Federal Rule Will Increase…

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June 5, 2020

Most Medicare enrollees could get insulin for $35 a month

ABC News By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar Associated Press WASHINGTON — Medicare recipients will be able to get prescription plans that limit…

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May 27, 2020

The State of Chronic Care: How a New Federal Rule will Increase Prescription Drug Costs for Patients

A Policy Discussion for Advocates Join us for a webinar on Wednesday, June 3 at 1:30 PM EST / 10:30 AM…

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May 26, 2020

Statement on CMS Lowering Insulin Costs for Seniors

Joan Werblun, RN, advisory committee member of the Chronic Care Policy Alliance, issued the following statement today in response to…

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May 26, 2020

COVID-19 and telehealth revolution policy barriers are standing in the way of transforming care

Originally published for The Hill By Dr. R. Lawrence Moss, Opinion Contributor May 18th, 2020 The COVID-19 pandemic has unexpectedly…

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May 15, 2020

With COVID-19 comes new concerns about chronic illnesses

Originally reported by Denise Whitaker, KOMO News May 4th, 2020 Roughly six of 10 Americans suffer from a chronic disease…

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May 8, 2020

Statement on Federal Ruling that Creates Barriers for Patients with Chronic Disease and Illness

The Chronic Care Policy Alliance is disappointed in the recent Trump Administration ruling allowing insurers to exclude copay assistance. Without…

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May 8, 2020

Vaccines are integral part of chronic disease management

April 30th. 2020 Originally published on Becker’s Hospital Review In Collaboration with Immunization Action Coalition Chronic care management has, at…

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May 8, 2020

COVID-19 Weekly Recap

CDC Daily – COVID-19 Cases in America Updated May 7th, 2020 Total Cases: 1,219,066 Total Deaths: 73,297 States with highest number…

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May 7, 2020

COVID-19 Briefing with Chronic Disease Community

  On Wednesday, April 29, we held a virtual briefing with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC),…

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April 15, 2020

Health Groups Urge Californians To Respond To Gov. Newsom’s Request To Check In On Seniors

Stephanie Winn American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network Steph.Winn@cancer.org Cell: 916 802-4033 Sacramento, Calif. – April 15, 2020 – Facing a…

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