H.R.5153 - Medicare Access to Ambulance Services Act of 2000106th Congress (1999-2000)
||Rep. Houghton, Amo [R-NY-31] (Introduced 09/12/2000)
||House - Commerce; Ways and Means
||10/19/2000 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health and Environment. (All Actions)
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Introduced in House (09/12/2000)
Medicare Access to Ambulance Services Act of 2000 - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to restructure the payment rates for ambulance services, air and ground, and establish a prudent layperson standard for emergency ambulance services. Directs the Secretary of Health and Human Services to study and report to Congress on rural areas and the cost of providing ambulance services.