Mr. Carper introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance
Introduced in Senate (IS)
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to include information on the coverage of intensive behavioral therapy for obesity in the Medicare and You Handbook, to provide written notification to beneficiaries and providers regarding new Medicare coverage of intensive behavioral therapy for obesity, and to provide for the coordination of programs to prevent and treat obesity, and for other purposes.
Thomas R. Carper
Committee on Finance (Standing)
United States Code References
42 U.S.C. 1395, 1395b-2, 1395w-102
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