H.R.1911 - Veterans Medicare Reimbursement Demonstration Act of 2001107th Congress (2001-2002)
||Rep. Saxton, Jim [R-NJ-3] (Introduced 05/17/2001)
||House - Ways and Means; Veterans' Affairs; Energy and Commerce
||06/05/2001 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health. (All Actions)
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Introduced in House (05/17/2001)
Veterans Medicare Reimbursement Demonstration Act of 2001 - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act (SSA) to authorize the Secretaries of Health and Human Services (HHS) and of Veterans Affairs (VA) to establish a Medicare subvention demonstration project under which the HHS Secretary, acting under a coordinated care health plan model, shall reimburse the VA Secretary from the Federal Hospital Insurance Trust Fund and the Federal Supplementary Medical Insurance Trust Fund for Medicare health care services furnished to targeted Medicare-eligible veterans who volunteer for such project. Requires the demonstration project to be conducted at up to ten sites jointly designated by the Secretaries. Directs the VA Secretary to establish and operate coordinated care health plans to provide benefits to the targeted veterans enrolled in the project.