Most recently, we are focused common sense reform of Medicare Advantage plans use of prior authorization. Our aim is to ensure that prior authorization is not a barrier to timely access to care for the patients we serve through the enactment of the Improving Seniors’ Timely Access to Care Act.
RRC is proud to be the lead architect and organizational advocate of the Improving Seniors’ Timely Access to Care Act
Seniors Health Care Improvement Bill Advanced By House Ways and Means Committee
Rep. Kelly’s Seniors Health Care Improvement Bill Advanced by House Ways & Means Committee
Neal Opening Statement At Markup of H.R. 8487 “Improving Seniors’ Timely Access to Care Act of 2022”
What They Are Saying: H.R. 8487, “Improving Seniors’ Timely Access to Care Act of 2022”
“This legislation moves the health care sector into the 21st century by giving doctors and Medicare Advantage plans the tools to make health coverage decisions in real-time. I want to thank my colleagues, Reps. DelBene, Bucshon, and Bera, as well as the Regulatory Relief Coalition for their tireless work on this issue.”Representative Mike Kelly (R-PA)
"I want to thank the patient, provider, and insurance organizations for their input on this legislation. Without objection letters of support from AARP, the American Medical Association (AMA), American Hospital Association (AHA), the California Medical Association, National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare, Center for Medicare Advocacy, Better Medicare Alliance, and the Regulatory Relief Coalition will be included in the record."Ways and Means Committee Chairman Richard Neal (D-MA)