Entity: Centers For Medicare and Medicaid Services

HHS Letter Pointing to Public Information

July 31, 2018
Health and Human Services Letter pointing to public information in response to our FOIA request to "identify all actions HHS has taken to allow for expanded access to remote prescribing of medicines for substance abuse treatment by telemedicine under the authority granted by Acting Secretary Hargan’s October 26, 2017 declaration of a public health emergency resulting from the opioid crisis."

FOIA to CMS Seeking Communications Regarding Changes to the CMS Website

June 29, 2018
FOIA to CMS submitted along with the Sunlight Foundation seeking all communications regarding any considered or actual changes to the medicare.gov website, the medicaid.gov website, the cms.gov website, or the insurekidsnow.gov website.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Communications to Determine Cohen’s Influence

May 11, 2018
FOIA to multiple agencies seeking to shed light on whether or not Michael Cohen or any of his associates have influenced federal activities, including whether they have received special treatment for their high-paying clients. American Oversight is seeking communications between any appointee and the following: Michael Cohen, Essential Consultants, Corey Lewandowski, Jason Osborne, Mike Rubino, Barry Bennett, Turnberry Solutions LLC, and Avenue Strategies.

Seema Verma Recusal Records

March 16, 2018
Records related to Seema Verma's recusal requirements, including memos about her recusal.

American Oversight Sues HHS and CMS for Verma Ethics Records

March 9, 2018
American Oversight sued the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services (CMS) to learn whether CMS Administrator Seema Verma violated ethics rules by working on issues related to her former consulting clients.

FOIA to HHS Regarding Virgil Dickson

February 7, 2018
FOIA seeking all communications related to Virgil Dickson, press calls, and Virgil Dickson's participation in the calls.

FOIA to HHS Regarding Brett O’Donnell

February 7, 2018
FOIA seeking all documents regarding the decision to engage Brett O’Donnell (or his employer) as a contractor, including but not limited to: any Requests for Proposals (RFPs) for the services now provided by Mr. O’Donnell; any internal discussions regarding the decision to use a contractor for the services now provided by Mr. O’Donnell; any internal discussions regarding the decision to select Mr. O’Donnell as the contractor to perform that work; or any communications with Mr. O’Donnell about the work to be performed by him. (HHS-18-0083)

FOIA to HHS/CMS Regarding Seema Verma

January 26, 2018
FOIA to CMS seeking communications between Seema Verma and various offices related to Medicaid.

FOIA to HHS/CMS Regarding Seema Verma Seeking Communications with States

January 26, 2018
FOIA to CMS seeking communications between Seema Verma and various stated she worked for in a previous position as a healthcare consultant.