Summary: H.R.5719 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.5719. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (05/09/2018)

Reduce Overprescribing Opioids in Treatment Act of 2018 or the ROOT Act of 2018

This bill prohibits inclusion of pain management questions in a specified health care system survey used by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, unless the questions address the risks of opioid use and the availability of non-opioid alternatives.