Summary: S.296 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for S.296. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in Senate (01/31/2019)

Home Health Care Planning Improvement Act of 2019

This bill allows Medicare payment for home health services ordered by a nurse practitioner, a clinical nurse specialist, a certified nurse-midwife, or a physician assistant. Currently, coverage is provided only for services ordered by a physician.