H.R.5403 - Long Term Care Quality Improvement Act of 2004108th Congress (2003-2004)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Kaptur, Marcy [D-OH-9] (Introduced 11/19/2004)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means; Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||House - 12/07/2004 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Chairman. (All Actions)|
This bill has the status Introduced
Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:
Summary: H.R.5403 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (11/19/2004)
Long Term Care Quality Improvement Act of 2004 - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act with respect to: (1) detailed reporting of nursing expenditures; (2) development and reporting of new quality measures; and (3) linking payments to quality performance.
Directs the Secretary of Health and Human Services to study current and future financing of quality nursing facility care.