POLICY BRIEFINGS


Recently Introduced Health Legislation cont.2


H.R.1845 (introduced by Rep. Lloyd Smucker): To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to facilitate the transition to Medicare for individuals enrolled in group health plans, and for other purposes; Energy and Commerce, Ways and Means

S.778 (introduced by Sen. Amy Klobuchar): A bill to require the use of prescription drug monitoring programs and to facilitate information sharing among States; Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S.781 (introduced by Sen. Bill Cassidy): A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to limit the liability of health care professionals who volunteer to provide health care services in response to a disaster; Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S.783 (introduced by Sen. Tammy Baldwin): A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to distribute maternity care health professionals to health professional shortage areas identified as in need of maternity care health services; Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S.786
(introduced by Sen. Jeanne Shaheen): A bill to establish a grant program relating to the prevention of student and student athlete opioid misuse; Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S.787 (introduced by Sen. Cory Gardner): A bill to require the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation to test the effect of including telehealth services in Medicare health care delivery reform models; Finance

S.794 (introduced by Sen. Johnny Isakson): A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act in order to improve the process whereby Medicare administrative contractors issue local coverage determinations under the Medicare program, and for other purposes; Finance



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