July 28, 2014
SCAI Advocates for Medicaid Patients’ Access to Cardiovascular Care:
As healthcare costs continue to rise, policymakers and payers are searching for new ways to curb costs. Cardiovascular interventions, like many other procedures, are facing increasing scrutiny. However, when policymakers inappropriately apply cost-cutting measures, SCAI mobilizes its advocacy team to watch for potentially negative impacts on patients’ access to quality care.