Summary: S.1548 — 100th Congress (1987-1988)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in Senate (07/24/1987)

Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to consider the aggregate number of resident workers who commute from the county in which a hospital is located to contiguous metropolitan statistical areas, rather than only considering the number of workers commuting to a single metropolitan area, for the purpose of determining whether such hospital should be paid at urban rather than rural rates.