Summary: H.R.1213 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (02/26/2009)

Screening Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms Very Efficiently Act of 2009 - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act with respect to Medicare coverage of ultrasound screening for abdominal aortic aneurysms.

Repeals the prerequisite of a referral resulting from an initial preventive physical exam.

Replaces such requirement with one requiring that the individual receiving the ultrasound screening be between the ages of 65 and 75.