H.R.5681 - Alzheimer's Beneficiary and Caregiver Support Act114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Sanchez, Linda T. [D-CA-38] (Introduced 07/07/2016)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means; Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||House - 07/15/2016 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.5681 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (07/07/2016)
Alzheimer's Beneficiary and Caregiver Support Act
This bill amends title XI (General Provisions) of the Social Security Act to require the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation to test the efficacy of coverage and payment for Alzheimer's Disease caregiver support services in delaying or reducing the use of institutionalized care for Medicare beneficiaries.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services shall establish payment amounts for such services.