GAO is now accepting letters of nomination and resumes for PTAC appointments that will be effective in October 2019. Nominations should be submitted by July 19, 2019 and sent to the email or mailing address listed below. If you do not receive an acknowledgement within one week of submission, contact Greg Giusto at 202-512-8268.
Mail: U.S. GAO
Attn: PTAC Nominations
441 G Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20548
The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 established the Physician-Focused Payment Model Technical Advisory Committee to provide comments and recommendations to the Secretary of Health and Human Services on physician payment models, and gave the Comptroller General responsibility for appointing the committee’s 11 members. The Advisory Committee members shall include individuals with national recognition for their expertise in physician-focused payment models and related delivery of care. No more than 5 members of the Committee shall be providers of services or suppliers, or representatives of providers of services or suppliers. A member of the committee shall not be an employee of the federal government.
For more information, see the PTAC website or contact Greg Giusto of GAO's Health Care team at 202-512-8268 or Chuck Young in GAO's Office of Public Affairs at (202) 512-4800.
Appointments, October 2018