H.R.5 - Help Efficient, Accessible, Low-cost, Timely Healthcare (HEALTH) Act of 2011

To improve patient access to health care services and provide improved medi cal care by reducing the excessive burden the liability system places on th e health care delivery system. view all titles (10)

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  • Official: To improve patient access to health care services and provide improved medi cal care by reducing the excessive burden the liability system places on th e health care delivery system. as introduced.
  • Official: To improve patient access to health care services and provide improved medical care by reducing the excessive burden the liability system places on the health care delivery system. as introduced.
  • Short: Help Efficient, Accessible, Low-cost, Timely Healthcare (HEALTH) Act of 2011 as introduced.
  • Short: Help Efficient, Accessible, Low-cost, Timely Healthcare (HEALTH) Act of 2011 as reported to house.
  • Short: Protecting Access to Healthcare Act as passed house.
  • Short: Good Samaritan Health Professionals Act of 2012 as passed house.
  • Short: Health Care Safety Net Enhancement Act of 2012 as passed house.
  • Short: Health Insurance Industry Fair Competition Act of 2012 as passed house.
  • Short: Help Efficient, Accessible, Low-cost, Timely Healthcare (HEALTH) Act of 2012 as passed house.
  • Short: Medicare Decisions Accountability Act of 2012 as passed house.

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Number Date Offered Status Purpose
 
H.Amdt 991 Mar 22nd Pass An amendment numbered 6 printed in House Report 112-416 to grant limited civil liability protection to health professionals that volunteer at federally declared disaster sites. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 990 Mar 22nd Pass An amendment numbered 5 printed in House Report 112-416 to restore the application of antitrust laws to the business of health insurance by amending the McCarran-Ferguson Act. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 989 Mar 22nd Pass An amendment numbered 4 printed in House Report 112-416 to address the crisis in access to emergency care by extending liability coverage to on-call and emergency room physicians under the Public Health Service Act. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 988 Mar 22nd Fail An amendment numbered 2 printed in House Report 112-416 to delay the date of enactment until the Secretary of Health and Human Services submits to Congress a report on the potential effect of this title on health care premiums. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 987 Mar 22nd Pass An amendment numbered 1 printed in House Report 112-416 to strike the findings in Title I. (View on THOMAS)

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