H.R.3433 - Ambulatory Surgical Center Payment Transparency Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Larson, John B. [D-CT-1] (Introduced 06/24/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||House - 06/24/2019 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.3433 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (06/24/2019)
Ambulatory Surgical Center Payment Transparency Act of 2019 or ASC Payment Transparency Act of 2019
This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to specify the criteria used to exclude certain procedures from the list of covered surgical procedures that may be performed in an ambulatory surgical center under Medicare.
The bill also requires the expert outside advisory panel that reviews the Medicare prospective payment system for hospital outpatient department services to include at least one ambulatory surgical center representative.