H.R.2484 - To amend the Social Security Act to increase payments for direct graduate medical education costs of primary care residents in initial residing period, and for other purposes.102nd Congress (1991-1992)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Roberts, Pat [R-KS-1] (Introduced 05/29/1991)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||House - 06/05/1991 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2484 — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/29/1991)
Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to increase payments for direct graduate medical education (DME) costs of primary care residents in the initial residency period.
Provides an overall cap on approved Full Time Equivalent resident amounts.
Requires hospitals to provide more compensation to primary care residents than to non-primary care residents in order to receive DME funding.