New CMS Leadership Could Terminate States’ Waivers

West Virginia Seeks Waiver to Boost Addiction Treatment
– Modern Healthcare

Modern Healthcare quoted Manatt’s Cindy Mann, a partner with Manatt Health, for an article about the future of states’ approved and pending waivers under the Trump administration. A standard provision in each waiver’s terms and conditions allows either a state or the CMS to terminate a waiver at any time.

Mann said that this move would be uncommon, even with a change in administration, but that “it could be done.”

Read the article here