All Information (Except Text) for S.2765 - Small Business Health Information Technology Financing Act of 2009111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Kerry, John F. [D-MA] (Introduced 11/10/2009)|
|Committees:||Senate - Small Business and Entrepreneurship|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 11/10/2009 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. (All Actions)|
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Small Business Health Information Technology Financing Act of 2009
Actions Overview (1)
|11/10/2009||Introduced in Senate|
11/10/2009 Introduced in Senate
All Actions (2)
|11/10/2009||Read twice and referred to the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship.|
Action By: Senate
|11/10/2009||Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S11349)|
Action By: Senate
11/10/2009 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship.
11/10/2009 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S11349)
|Sen. Casey, Robert P., Jr. [D-PA]||05/06/2010|
|Sen. Wyden, Ron [D-OR]||06/08/2010|
|Sen. Whitehouse, Sheldon [D-RI]||06/30/2010|
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|Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship||11/10/2009||Referred to|
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Introduced in Senate (11/10/2009)
Small Business Health Information Technology Financing Act of 2009 - Amends the Small Business Act to authorize the Administrator of the Small Business Administration (SBA) to guarantee up to 90% of the amount of a loan, up to specified loan amounts, to a small business health professional to be used for the acquisition and installation of health information technology for the professional's medical practice. Defines the term "health information technology" to mean computer hardware, software, and related technology that supports the meaningful electronic health record use requirements of title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act and is purchased by an eligible professional to aid in the provision of health care, including electronic medical records, but excludes information technology whose sole use is financial management, maintenance of inventory of basic supplies, or appointment scheduling.