Amendment in the nature of a substitute sought to prohibit gag rules, ensure access to emergency medical care, direct access to an OB/GYN, access to a pediatrician as a primary care provider, establish continuity of care, make health care lawsuit reform with limits on "non-economic damages", and require a patient choice of provider option.

Purpose:

Part B amendment printed in H. Rept. 106-366 to prohibit gag rules, ensure access to emergency medical care, direct access to an OB/GYN, access to a pediatrician as a primary care provider, establish continutity of care, make health care lawsuit reform with limits on "non-economic damages", and requires a patient choice of provider option.

House Amendment Code:

(A001)

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