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Tavenner sails through confirmation hearing
Modern Healthcare

Acting CMS Administrator Marilyn Tavenner weathered her confirmation hearing before the U.S. Senate Finance Committee without taking much of a beating from the committee’s Republicans, who remain opposed to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and have raised concerns about the way the CMS is implementing its provisions. Here’s a blow-by-blow of this morning’s hearing from Modern Healthcare reporter Rich Daly.