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Titles (3)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

HIP Act
Healthy Inpatient Procedures Act of 2016

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To delay and suspend implementation of a comprehensive care for joint replacement (CJR) payment model for episode-based payment for lower extremity joint replacement (LEJR) under the Medicare program in a budget neutral manner.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
03/23/2016 Introduced in House

All Actions (6)

Date
03/30/2016 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Ways and Means
03/25/2016 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
03/23/2016 Referred to House Ways and Means
Action By: House of Representatives
03/23/2016 Referred to House Energy and Commerce
Action By: House of Representatives
03/23/2016 Referred 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
03/23/2016 Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Energy and Commerce03/23/2016 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health03/25/2016 Referred to
House Ways and Means03/23/2016 Referred to
House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Health03/30/2016 Referred to

Related Bills (0)

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Subjects (9)

  • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • Appropriations
  • Department of Health and Human Services
  • Health care costs and insurance
  • Health programs administration and funding
  • Health promotion and preventive care
  • Medicare
  • Surgery and anesthesia

Latest Summary (1)

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Introduced in House (03/23/2016)

Healthy Inpatient Procedures Act of 2016 or the HIP Act

This bill delays and suspends implementation of Medicare's Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement Model, which tests episode-based payment and quality measurement for care associated with hip and knee replacements.

The bill also reduces and rescinds specified FY2017 and FY2018 funding that was appropriated for the Prevention and Public Health Trust Fund.