H.R.1744 - Advanced Medical Devices Access Assurance Act of 1995104th Congress (1995-1996)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Thomas, William M. [R-CA-21] (Introduced 06/06/1995)|
|Committees:||House - Commerce; Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||House - 06/19/1995 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health and Environment, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Chairman. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1744 — 104th Congress (1995-1996)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (06/06/1995)
Advanced Medical Devices Access Assurance Act of 1995 - Permits coverage under the Medicare program of items and services associated with the use of a medical device in the furnishing of inpatient hospital services, even if the device is not approved, as long as it is an investigational device used instead of an approved device.
States that a payment made under the Medicare program for any such item or service may not exceed the amount which would have been paid if the item or service were associated with the use of an approved device.