S.239 - A bill to extend the frontier extended stay clinic demonstration.113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Murkowski, Lisa [R-AK] (Introduced 02/07/2013)|
|Committees:||Senate - Finance|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 02/07/2013 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.239 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (02/07/2013)
Amends the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003 to extend from three to six years the frontier extended stay clinic demonstration project.
Sets April 15, 2014, as the deadline for the report to Congress on the project.
Makes appropriations for FY2013-FY2015 to the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) for Rural Health Research/Policy Development within the Office of Rural Health Policy to support frontier extended stay clinics.