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Official Title as Introduced

A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to require each State to provide a comprehensive assessment of each individual's needs before providing long-term skilled nursing facility or intermediate care facility services under its medicaid plan.


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Date
05/22/1986Introduced in House

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Date
06/05/1986Referred to Subcommittee on Health and the Environment.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
05/22/1986Referred to House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Action By: House of Representatives
05/22/1986Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Energy and Commerce05/22/1986 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health and Environment06/05/1986 Referred to

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Introduced in House (05/22/1986)

Amends title XIX (Medicaid) of the Social Security Act to require States to provide a comprehensive assessment of each individual eligible or applying for Medicaid long-term skilled nursing or intermediate care facility services to determine whether the individual is in need of such services. Requires that an individual determined to be in need of such services be informed of feasible alternatives to such services.

Prohibits providers or those with a pecuniary interest in the provision of home health care or skilled nursing or intermediate care facility services from conducting the needs assessment.