The 21st Century Cures Act: From 20,000 feet to the street


Janet Marchibroda
Director of Health Innovation and Executive Director, CEO Council on Health and Innovation

The 21st Century Cures Act is a sweeping law, passed with nearly unanimous bipartisan support, that, among other things, accelerates the discovery, development and delivery of cures and treatments for Americans. It also includes provisions for behavioral health, health IT and information sharing and to help address the opioid crisis. This webinar will highlight the discovery, development and delivery pillars of the law, and bring to light the key ways the 21st Century Cures Act will affect case managers.

Learning Objectives:

  • Summarize three key provisions of the 21st Century Cures Act;
  • Describe three key elements of the Act that affect case managers; and
  • Discuss the progress of provisions of the Act already implemented, and what to expect in the coming months.