Bipartisan Bill to Repeal the Independent Payment Advisory Board Introduced

A bipartisan bill has been introduced in the House of Representatives that would repeal the Independent Payment Advisory Board (IPAB). The bill, HR 352, is entitled the Protecting Seniors’ Access to Medicare Act and is being cosponsored by Representatives Phil Roe, M.D (R-TN) and Allyson Schwartz (D-PA). Currently, HR 352 has 84 cosponsors. Roe, who…