Summary: H.R.1421 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.1421. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (03/08/2017)

Improving Access to Medicare Coverage Act of 2017

This bill amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to deem an individual receiving outpatient observation services in a hospital to be an inpatient for purposes of satisfying the three-day inpatient hospital-stay requirement with respect to Medicare coverage of skilled nursing facility services.