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MDMA Statement on Seema Verma’s Confirmation as the Next CMS Administrator

Monday, March 13, 2017  
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MDMA Statement on Seema Verma’s Confirmation as the Next CMS Administrator

 

WASHINGTON, DC – Mark Leahey, President and CEO of the Medical Device Manufacturers Association (MDMA) issued the following statement today regarding the Senate confirmation of Seema Verma as the next Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS):

 

“MDMA congratulates Seema Verma on her confirmation as the next CMS Administrator, and we look forward to working with her to ensure that medical technologies are covered in a timely manner and reimbursed adequately so that patients and providers can benefit from the cures and therapies of tomorrow.  The medical device industry continues to develop solutions to the challenges facing the health care ecosystem, and it is critical that these innovations are accessible to those who need them most in a timely manner.”

 

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