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Short Titles as Introduced

Critical Care Assessment and Improvement Act of 2013

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Official Title as Introduced

To improve the understanding and coordination of critical care health services.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
07/10/2013Introduced in House

All Actions (6)

Date
07/23/2013Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Ways and Means
07/12/2013Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
07/10/2013Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, 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
07/10/2013Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, 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
07/10/2013Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, 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
07/10/2013Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Energy and Commerce07/10/2013 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health07/12/2013 Referred to
House Ways and Means07/10/2013 Referred to
House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Health07/23/2013 Referred to

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Introduced in House (07/10/2013)

Critical Care Assessment and Improvement Act of 2013 - Requires studies on critical care health services in the United States by the Institute of Medicine and the Health Resources and Services Administration of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). 

Directs the HHS Secretary, acting through the Director of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), to establish the Critical Care Coordinating Council to coordinate the collection and analysis of information on current NIH research relating to the care of the critically ill and injured, identify gaps in such research, and make recommendations to the Director of NIH on how to improve such research.

Directs the Secretary, acting through the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation, to carry out a demonstration project to improve the quality and efficiency of care provided to critically ill and injured patients receiving care in acute care hospitals.