Summary: H.R.2556 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.2556. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (05/19/2017)

Creating Opportunities Now for Necessary and Effective Care Technologies (CONNECT) for Health Act of 2017 or the CONNECT for Health Act of 2017

This bill makes a series of changes to expand coverage of telehealth services under Medicare, including by exempting certain telehealth services (e.g., specified renal dialysis and stroke evaluation services) from originating site requirements.