Cosgrove was among prospective cabinet picks who met with President-elect Donald Trump on Tuesday and is reportedly a contender to lead the Veterans Affairs Department.
Agrawal, an emergency medicine physician, was previously director of the Center for Program Integrity at the CMS.
Modern Healthcare reporters David Barkholz and Maria Castellucci recently spoke with Wright Lassiter III about the recent political shift and its effects on the healthcare system. This is an edited transcript.
Yale public health professor Elizabeth Howe Bradley will be the next president of Vassar College. The private liberal arts college in Poughkeepsie, N.Y., announced Bradley's selection Wednesday.