POLICY BRIEFINGS


Health Legislation Recently Introduced cont.2


H.R. 3292 (IME), to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to revise Medicare payment for indirect medical education (IME) costs in teaching hospitals; BRADY; to the House Committee on Ways and Means; July 29

H.R. 3298 (POST-ACUTE CARE), to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for value-based purchasing of post-acute care services under the Medicare program, and for other purposes; BRADY; jointly, to the committees on Ways and Means and Energy and Commerce; July 29

H.R. 3299 (PHSA), to amend the Public Health Service Act to ensure preparedness for chemical, radiological, biological, and nuclear threats, and for other purposes; BROOKS; to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce; July 29

H.R. 3308 (MEDICARE), to expand Medicare coverage to include eyeglasses, hearing aids, and dental care; GRAYSON; jointly, to the committees on Energy and Commerce and Ways and Means; July 29

H.R. 3309 (MEANINGFUL USE), to amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to improve the electronic health records meaningful use programs under the Medicare and Medicaid programs, and for other purposes; ELLMERS; jointly, to the committees on Energy and Commerce and Ways and Means; July 29

H.R. 3320 (VA), to amend title 38, United States Code, to authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to enter into contracts with administrative contractors for the processing of claims for hospital care and medical services furnished in non-Department of Veterans Affairs facilities; BOUSTANY; to the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs; July 29

H.R. 3323 (PHSA), to amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to improve health care coverage under vision and dental plans, and for other purposes; CARTER; to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce; July 29

H.R. 3339 (MAMMOGRAPHY), to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to protect coverage for screening mammography; ELLMERS; jointly, to the committees on Energy and Commerce and Ways and Means; July 29

H.R. 3347 (RENAL MEDULLARY CARCINOMA), to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide incentives for education on the risk of renal medullary carcinoma in individuals who are receiving medical assistance under such title and who have Sickle Cell Disease; GREEN; to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce; July 29

H.R.3352 (PPACA), to amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide greater flexibility with respect to waivers granted to States, and for other purposes; HULTGREN; jointly, to the committees on Energy and Commerce and Ways and Means; July 29

H.R.3355 (SCOPE OF PRACTICE), to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to allow physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and clinical nurse specialists to supervise cardiac, intensive cardiac, and pulmonary rehabilitation programs; JENKINS; jointly, to the committees on Energy and Commerce and Ways and Means; July 29



August 3, 2015: | Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7

SERVICES




BRIEFING ARCHIVE


 -  2018


 +  2017


 +  2016


 +  2015


 +  2014


 +  2013


 +  2012


 +  2011