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A Facebook post published on Sunday afternoon by U.S. Congressman Roger Marshall, M.D. discussing updated COVID-19 death data released by the CDC was removed Monday night by Facebook without notice or explanation. The post discussed the new data published by the CDC showing that only 6% of deaths were due solely to COVID-19, while the remaining 94% of deaths had two or more underlying health conditions.
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representatives Roger Marshall, M.D. (KS-01), Suzan DelBene (WA-01), Jackie Walorski (IN-02), Terri Sewell (AL-07) and Gus Bilirakis (FL-12) released the following statement after the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) announced a proposed rule to streamline Medicare coverage for cutting-edge medical innovations.
WASHINGTON - Today, Representatives Roger Marshall, M.D. (R-KS), Ami Bera, M.D. (D-CA), Mike Kelly (R-PA), Ron Kind (D-WI), Markwayne Mullin (R-OK), Raul Ruiz, M.D. (D-CA), Brad Wenstrup, D.P.M. (R-OH), and Tony Cárdenas (D-CA) led a bipartisan letter to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to issue final rules that would modernize the Federal Anti-Kickback Statute and Physician Self-Referral (Stark) Law.
JUNCTION CITY - This week, the Department of Health and Human Services officially approved Geary Community Hospital’s application to participate in the 340B Drug Pricing Program, allowing the hospital to save thousands of dollars in pharmaceutical costs.
WASHINGTON - U.S. Congressman Roger Marshall, following a phone call with Vice President Mike Pence, announced point-of care diagnostic testing for nursing homes across the U.S. to further protect the nation’s most vulnerable residents.
WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Congressman Roger Marshall, M.D., will vote NO on H.R. 1425, The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Enhancement Act. Rep. Marshall issued the following statement before the vote: