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Improving Transparency and Accuracy in Medicare Part D Spending Act

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A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to prohibit prescription drug plan sponsors and MA-PD organizations under the Medicare program from retroactively reducing payment on clean claims submitted by pharmacies.


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Date
02/16/2017Introduced in Senate

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Date
02/16/2017Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
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Senate Finance02/16/2017 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (02/16/2017)

Improving Transparency and Accuracy in Medicare Part D Spending Act

This bill amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to prohibit Medicare Prescription Drug Plan sponsors from retroactively reducing payment on clean claims submitted by pharmacies. (A "clean claim" is a Medicare claim that is free of defects such as incomplete documentation.)