H.R.3602 - Certified Nurse Midwifery Medicare Services Act of 2001107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Towns, Edolphus [D-NY-10] (Introduced 12/20/2001)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means; Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||12/28/2001 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Chairman. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.3602 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Certified Nurse Midwifery Medicare Services Act of 2001 - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to provide for the coverage of and payment for certified midwife services (currently only certified nurse-midwife services are covered) and freestanding birth center services under Medicare part B (Supplementary Medical Insurance).
Introduced in House (12/20/2001)
Declares that nothing precludes certified nurse-midwives and certified midwives from teaching or supervising an intern or resident-in-training.