Summary: H.R.6727 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.6727. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (05/05/2020)

This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to pay any required cost-sharing amounts for specified COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) treatment services for Medicare beneficiaries.

Providers are prohibited from holding beneficiaries liable for such amounts. Additionally, the CMS may recoup amounts that would have been paid through a beneficiary's supplemental insurance from the applicable insurer, in accordance with specified procedures.