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Short Titles as Introduced

Medicare Payment Rate Disclosure Act of 2012

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Official Title as Introduced

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to make publicly available on the official Medicare Internet site medicare payment rates for frequently reimbursed hospital inpatient procedures, hospital outpatient procedures, and physicians' services.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
05/10/2012Introduced in House

All Actions (5)

Date
05/21/2012Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Ways and Means
05/11/2012Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
05/10/2012Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
05/10/2012Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
05/10/2012Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Ways and Means05/10/2012 Referred to
House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Health05/21/2012 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce05/10/2012 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health05/11/2012 Referred to

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Introduced in House (05/10/2012)

Medicare Payment Rate Disclosure Act of 2012 - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to make publicly available on the official Medicare Internet site during a specified initial period: (1) Medicare payment rates for frequently reimbursed hospital inpatient and outpatient procedures and services, as well as for physicians' services; and (2) the period for which payment rates are applicable. Requires posting also after the initial period of an expanded selection of such items.

Directs the Secretary to select at least 30 procedures and services for the basic posting and at least 100 procedures and services for the expanded posting.