H.R.3107: Improving Seniors' Timely Access to Care Act of 2019
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The Payment Commission Data Act is a bipartisan bill that would allow the Medicare Payment and Access Commission (MedPAC) and the Medicaid and CHIP Payment and Access Commission (MACPAC) to access drug pricing and rebate data. MedPAC and MACPAC are both non-partisan agencies established to provide independent policy analysis and recommendations to Congress on their […]
Medicare Home Health Flexibility Act This bill establishes circumstances under which an occupational therapist may conduct an initial or comprehensive assessment for an individual who is eligible for home health services under Medicare. Specifically, an occupational therapist may conduct the assessment if the physician’s referral order does not include skilled nursing care but does include (1) occupational therapy, […]