Summary: H.R.1587 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.1587. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (03/03/2021)

Medicare Audiologist Access and Services Act of 2021

This bill provides for Medicare coverage of certain audiologist services. Specifically, the bill expands coverage to include diagnostic and treatment services that are furnished by audiologists and that would otherwise be covered if provided by a physician, including incidental services, regardless of whether such services are provided pursuant to a referral from, or under the supervision of, a physician or other health care practitioner.