Summary: H.R.5511 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (04/13/2018)

Healthy Communities Act of 2018

This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to require the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force to base recommendations regarding the effectiveness, appropriateness, and cost-effectiveness of clinical preventive services on data for the respective populations, including health disparity populations. (Health disparity populations have a significant disparity in the overall rate of disease incidence, prevalence, morbidity, mortality, or survival rates as compared to the general population.)