Ms. Berkley (for herself and Mr. Davis of Alabama) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned
Introduced in House (IH)
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to modify the designation of accreditation organizations for prosthetic devices and orthotics and prosthetics, to apply accreditation and licensure requirements to such devices and items for purposes of payment under the Medicare program, and to modify the payment methodology for such devices and items under such program to account for practitioner qualifications and complexity of care.
Committee on Energy and Commerce (Standing), Committee on Ways and Means (Standing)
United States Code References
42 U.S.C. 1395m
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