View Archives of Hearings on Innovation for Health IT and Prescription Drugs

On Tuesday, March 7, 2019, two innovation-related meetings were held.

Implementing the 21st Century Cures Act: Making Electronic Health Information Available to Patients and Providers, Part II

Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor & Pensions

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

10 am ET

Hearing archive available here.

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and the Office of National Coordinator recently released two interoperability proposed rules. Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-TN) called for the Trump Administration to give providers more time for implementation.

Intellectual Property and the Price of Prescription Drugs: Balancing Innovation and Competition

Senate Committee on the Judiciary

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

10 am ET

Hearing archive is available here.

The hearing featured academics, patient advocates and a representative from the pharmaceutical industry as witnesses. The focus was on increasing competition without decreasing industry innovation.


For more information visit the McDermottPlus Payment Innovation Resource Center or contact Rachael Stauffer at 202-204-1460/ or John Warren at 202-204-1451/