H.R.1764 - To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to extend until October 1, 1994, the period during which medicare-dependent, small rural hospitals may be paid under alternative reimbursement methodologies for the operating costs of inpatient hospital services under the medicare program.103rd Congress (1993-1994)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Gunderson, Steve [R-WI-3] (Introduced 04/21/1993)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||House - 05/06/1993 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1764 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (04/21/1993)
Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to extend special payments under Medicare part A (Hospital Insurance) for the operating costs of inpatient services of Medicare-dependent, small rural hospitals.
Requires the Secretary of Health and Human Services to permit such hospitals which have been reclassified as urban to decline such reclassification.