Summary: H.R.2138 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (04/30/2015)

Medicare Access to Rural Anesthesiology Act of 2015

Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to provide payment under Medicare part A (Hospital Insurance) on a reasonable cost basis for anesthesia services furnished by a physician who is an anesthesiologist in certain rural hospitals in the same manner as payment is made for anesthesia services furnished by a certified registered nurse anesthetist in such hospitals.