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Short Titles as Introduced

RURAL HELP Act of 2020
Reviewing Urban and Rural Adjustments to Level Hospital Expenses and Lopsided Payments Act of 2020

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Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to conduct a study on potential disparities in incurred costs for rural and urban hospitals under the inpatient prospective payment system and to authorize appropriate payment adjustments.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
07/09/2020Introduced in House

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Date All Actions
07/09/2020Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.
Action By: House of Representatives
07/09/2020Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Ways and Means07/09/2020 Referred to

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Introduced in House (07/09/2020)

Reviewing Urban and Rural Adjustments to Level Hospital Expenses and Lopsided Payments Act of 2020 or the RURAL HELP Act of 2020

This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to determine whether costs incurred by rural hospitals exceed costs incurred by urban hospitals under the Medicare inpatient prospective payment system and to adjust payments accordingly.