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n4a Submits Comments on Proposed Changes to Medicare Physician Fee Schedule, September 6, 2016
n4a Submits Comments on AoA Request for Information on State Plan Development Guidance, August 22, 2016
n4a Requests Feedback on AoA Request for Information on State Plan Development Guidance, July 20, 2016
n4a analysis of CMS Medicaid Managed Care Final Regulations, July 20, 2016
n4a Letter to Congress re: FY 2017 Appropriations Request, March 31, 2016
n4a Letter to CMMI on CMS's Accountable Health Communities Funding Opportunity Announcement, March 31, 2016
n4a Comments on NCQA-Proposed CM-LTSS Accreditation, March 24, 2016
n4a Endorses Just-Released House OAA Bill, March 18, 2016
n4a Requests Member Feedback on NCQA-Proposed Accreditation Standards, March 9, 2016 
n4a Submits Comments on Senate Finance Committee Chronic Care Working Group Policy Options Document, January 25, 2016
n4a Submits Comments on CMS Proposed Rules for Discharge Planning, January 4, 2016


Policy News 2015
n4a Releases Memo on CMS Proposed Rules for Discharge Planning, December 10, 2015
n4a Comments on ACL Guidelines to State APS Systems, November 13, 2015
n4a Sends Letter to House and Senate Appropriators Supporting OAA Funding Increases for FY 2016, November 4, 2015
n4a Sends Letter to House Energy & Commerce Committee Rejecting PPHF Elimination, September 29, 2015
n4a Submits Comments to DOL on Overtime Exemption Rules, September 4, 2015
n4a Submits Comments to CMS Regarding Proposed Regulations for Medicaid Managed Care, July 27, 2015
Senate Approves Older Americans Act Reauthorization, July 16, 2015
n4a Submits Letter to Finance Committee on Importance of Aging Network Services, June 22, 2015
n4a submits recommendations to 2015 White House Conference on Aging, June 12, 2015
National sign-on letter to Senate Leadership re: OAA Reauthorization, May 6, 2015
n4a Letter to Congress re: FY 2016 Appropriations Request, April 10, 2015
n4a Letter to Congress re: ADRC, MIPPA Funding in SGR Legislation, March 16, 2015
n4a Endorses Bipartisan OAA Reauthorization Bill, S. 192, January 21, 2015  
Statement by n4a CEO Sandy Markwood: There is More to the Story on CCTP
, January 16, 2015

Policy News 2014
31 National Organizations Sign
 Letter to FTA Supporting Technical Assitance Programs for Senior Transportation, December 22, 2014
Aging Leaders Call on Congress to Fund OAA, November 13, 2014
n4a, Others Push for Transportation Funding in Lame Duck, November 12, 2014
n4a Letter to WHCoA Leader, September 26, 2014
n4a Statement on SSA Nomination, June 26, 2014
n4a's Senior Transportation Reauthorization Priorities, June 10, 2014
Legal Services Survey In Field Now to Inform Legal Devel Guidelines, May 27, 2014
Senior Transportation Funding Letter to Capitol Hill, April 23, 2014
n4a Funding Request to Congress for FY 2015, April 17, 2014
Bipartisan Letter to Increase OAA Funding by 12 Percent Signed by 27 Senators, April 4, 2014
Care Transitions Paper Released, March 27, 2014
n4a Makes Key Moves to Promote Public Policy and External Affairs, March 20, 2014
n4a Member Testified on Role of AAAs in House OAA Reauthorization Hearing, February 11, 2014
CMS Releases Medicaid HCBS Final Rule, January 13, 2014


2013 Policy News Archives