Summary: S.872 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in Senate (04/06/2017)

Rural Hospital Access Act of 2017

This bill permanently extends the Medicare-Dependent Hospital program (which provides increased payments to certain smaller, rural hospitals that serve a proportionally high number of Medicare patients) and the program for increased payments under Medicare for low-volume hospitals.