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Medicare Access to Rural Anesthesiology Act of 2015

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Official Title as Introduced

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide payment under part A of the Medicare Program on a reasonable cost basis for anesthesia services furnished by an anesthesiologist in certain rural hospitals in the same manner as payments are provided for anesthesia services furnished by anesthesiologist assistants and certified registered nurse anesthetists in such hospitals, and for other purposes.


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Date
04/30/2015Introduced in House

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Date
05/14/2015Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Ways and Means
04/30/2015Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.
Action By: House of Representatives
04/30/2015Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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House Ways and Means04/30/2015 Referred to
House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Health05/14/2015 Referred to

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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.