Summary: H.R.2503 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.2503. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (05/17/2017)

Accelerating Innovation in Medicine Act of 2017 or the AIM Act of 2017

This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to develop, maintain, and make publicly available a list of medical devices that shall be voluntarily excluded from payment under the Medicare program. A Medicare beneficiary who consents to receive such a medical device shall be responsible for payment for the device.

A manufacturer seeking to have a medical device included in the list must submit a request for inclusion to the CMS, in accordance with specified timelines. As a condition for a device's continued inclusion on the list, a manufacturer must provide the CMS with data on clinical studies completed with respect to the device.