REGULATORY

REGULATORY

The Regulatory Workgroup engages with stakeholders to discuss the appropriate regulatory framework for advanced diagnostic tests... Read More »
REIMBURSEMENT

REIMBURSEMENT

The Reimbursement Workgroup is playing a lead role in crafting the future of coding, coverage, and payment for ADLTs... Read More »
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

The Intellectual Property Workgroup is deeply committed to advocacy for protection of intellectual property rights for innovators... Read More »

Advanced Diagnostics Are Key to the Future of Quality, Affordable Healthcare

The Coalition for 21st Century Medicine represents some of the world’s most innovative diagnostic technology companies, clinical laboratories, researchers, physicians, venture capitalists, and patient advocacy groups – all linked by a common mission to develop and make available state-of-the-art diagnostics that improve patient health.

Latest Position Statement

Letter to CMS Regarding Revisions to Payment Policies under the Physician Fee Schedule and Other Changes to Part B Payment Policies for the Calendar Year 2021

On behalf of the Coalition for 21st Century Medicine (C21), we appreciate the opportunity to comment on the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) Proposed Rule for Calendar Year 2021.

C21 comprises many of the world’s most innovative diagnostic technology companies, clinical laboratories, physicians, venture capital companies, and patient advocacy groups. C21’s mission is to improve the quality of healthcare by encouraging research, development, and commercialization of innovative diagnostic technologies that will personalize patient care, improve patient outcomes, and substantially reduce healthcare costs. For fifteen years, C21 has worked with CMS on the development, promulgation, and implementation of policies intended to facilitate appropriate patient access to high-quality clinical laboratory tests.

Welcome from the Coalition Steering Committee

Bonnie Anderson Headshot“Advanced genomic diagnostics are key to realizing the promise of Precision Medicine. By enabling smarter, more targeted and more personalized medicine, we can improve patient outcomes and reduce the use of healthcare resources. To achieve this potential, we must ensure regulatory, reimbursement and legal frameworks that recognize the value of our tests and encourage continued innovation and investment in this important field.” — Bonnie Anderson, Chairman of the Board and CEO, Veracycte

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US CapitolNever has your membership in the Coalition been more important than it is now, as we look forward to enacting the most significant health-related legislation of the decade and stand on the cusp of a revolution in the delivery of personalized health care. Join Now »