Title Sponsor Status Memo AMDA Position
HR 1421 (115)

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to count a period of receipt of outpatient observation services in a hospital toward satisfying the 3-day inpatient hospital stay requirement for coverage of skilled nursing facility services under Medicare, and for other purposes.

Rep. Joe Courtney (CT-2) Referred to House Committee on Energy and Commerce (+3)

Support
S 568 (115)

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to count a period of receipt of outpatient observation services in a hospital toward satisfying the 3-day inpatient hospital requirement for coverage of skilled nursing facility services under Medicare.

Sen. Sherrod Brown (OH) Referred to Senate Committee on Finance

Support
HR 1704 (115)

To improve patient access to health care services and provide improved medical care by reducing the excessive burden the liability system places on the health care delivery system.

Rep. Richard Hudson (NC-8) Referred to House Committee on Energy and Commerce (+3)

Support
S 1334 (115)

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for advanced illness care coordination services for Medicare beneficiaries, and for other purposes.

Sen. Mark Warner (VA) Referred to Senate Committee on Finance

Support
HR 1215 (115)

To improve patient access to health care services and provide improved medical care by reducing the excessive burden the liability system places on the health care delivery system.

Rep. Steve King (IA-4) Passed House

Support
HR 2797 (115)

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for advanced illness care coordination services for Medicare beneficiaries, and for other purposes.

Rep. Earl Blumenauer (OR-3) Referred to House Committee on Energy and Commerce (+3)

Support
S 2888 (115)

A bill to amend Title VII of the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize programs that support interprofessional geriatric education, training, and advance research to develop a geriatric-capable workforce, improving health outcomes for a growing and diverse aging American population and their families, and for other purposes.

Sen. Susan Collins (ME) Referred to Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

Support