Summary: H.R.5790 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (05/15/2018)

This bill specifies that the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation may test models to: (1) help individuals learn about the availability of psychologist services under Medicare, and (2) explore the use of a behavioral health help-line that is available 24-7 to prevent unnecessary hospitalizations and emergency department visits through treatment education.

The Government Accountability Office must report on the availability of behavioral health services under Medicare.