H.R.2235 - HELLPP Act116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. DeGette, Diana [D-CO-1] (Introduced 04/10/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||House - 04/11/2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2235 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (04/10/2019)
Helping Ensure Life- and Limb-Saving Access to Podiatric Physicians Act or the HELLPP Act
This bill adds podiatrists as covered physicians under the Medicaid program.
Additionally, the bill revises certain documentation requirements related to Medicare coverage of therapeutic shoes for individuals with diabetes.
Finally, the bill subjects payments made to a Medicaid provider or supplier to a continuing levy for federal taxes owed by the provider or supplier.