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United States of Care’s Response to Promoting Efficiency and Equity Within CMS Programs Request for Information

Published On December 5, 2022

On November 3rd, United States of Care submitted responses to a Request for Information (RFI) from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on efficiency and health equity within CMS programs. CMS posed a series of questions to stakeholders focused on various topics related to health care access, health equity, and the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. These topics included health disparities, access to services and supports, and waivers and flexibilities. USofCare submitted the following responses to CMS, based on our people-centered work to increase access to high-quality, affordable health care coverage and services. We focused our responses on supporting enrollment and eligibility practices, increasing sustainable access to virtual care, and extending COVID-19 waivers and flexibilities.