Title Sponsor Status Memo NASL National Association for the Support of Long Term Care 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) In committee

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HR 620 (115)

To amend the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 to promote compliance through education, to clarify the requirements for demand letters, to provide for a notice and cure period before the commencement of a private civil action, and for other purposes.

Rep. Ted Poe (TX-2) Passed House

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S 1016 (115)

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to expand access to telehealth services, and for other purposes.

Sen. Brian Schatz (HI) In committee

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HR 3727 (115)

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to include additional telehealth services for purposes of MA organization bids, and for other purposes.

Rep. Diane Black (TN-6) Reported by committee

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HR 3635 (115)

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.

Rep. Lynn Jenkins (KS-2) Passed House

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S 1732 (115)

A bill to amend title XI of the Social Security Act to promote testing of incentive payments for behavioral health providers for adoption and use of certified electronic health record technology.

Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (RI) Passed Senate

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HR 3331 (115)

To amend title XI of the Social Security Act to promote testing of incentive payments for behavioral health providers for adoption and use of certified electronic health record technology.

Rep. Lynn Jenkins (KS-2) Passed House

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HR 4666 (115)

To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for a Patient and State Stability Fund.

Rep. Ryan Costello (PA-6) In committee

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S 486 (115)

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the non-application of Medicare competitive acquisition rates to complex rehabilitative wheelchairs and accessories.

Sen. Bob Casey (PA) In committee

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HR 2550 (115)

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for an incremental expansion of telehealth coverage under the Medicare program.

Rep. Mike Thompson (CA-5) In committee

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S 870 (115)

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to implement Medicare payment policies designed to improve management of chronic disease, streamline care coordination, and improve quality outcomes without adding to the deficit.

Sen. Orrin Hatch (UT) Passed Senate

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HR 2556 (115)

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to expand access to telehealth services, and for other purposes.

Rep. Diane Black (TN-6) In committee

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S 794 (115)

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.

Sen. Johnny Isakson (GA) In committee

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S 619 (115)

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the participation of physical therapists in the National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program, and for other purposes.

Sen. Jon Tester (MT) In committee

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HR 1639 (115)

To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the participation of physical therapists in the National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program, and for other purposes.

Rep. John Shimkus (IL-15) In committee

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HR 3730 (115)

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the non-application of Medicare competitive acquisition rates to complex rehabilitative manual wheelchairs and accessories.

Rep. Lee Zeldin (NY-1) In committee

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S 753 (116)

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) In committee

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HR 1682 (116)

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) In committee

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HR 1342 (116)

To reauthorize the Money Follows the Person Demonstration Program.

Rep. Debbie Dingell (MI-12) In committee

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S 548 (116)

A bill to reauthorize the Money Follows the Person Demonstration Program.

Sen. Rob Portman (OH) In committee

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