H.R.5712 - Veterans', Seniors', and Children's Health Technical Corrections Act of 2010

To provide for certain clarifications and extensions under Medicare, Medicaid, and the Children's Health Insurance Program. view all titles (6)

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  • Official: To provide for certain clarifications and extensions under Medicare, Medicaid, and the Children's Health Insurance Program. as introduced.
  • Short: Veterans', Seniors', and Children's Health Technical Corrections Act of 2010 as introduced.
  • Short: Veterans', Seniors', and Children's Health Technical Corrections Act of 2010 as passed house.
  • Official: An act entitled "The Physician Payment and Therapy Relief Act of 2010". as amended by senate.
  • Short: Physician Payment and Therapy Relief Act of 2010 as passed senate.
  • Short: Physician Payment and Therapy Relief Act of 2010 as enacted.

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07/13/10
 
07/14/10
 
11/18/10
 
11/30/10
 

Official Summary

(This measure has not been amended since it was passed by the Senate on November 18, 2010. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Physician Payment and Therapy Relief Act of 2010 - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to continue the existing 2.2% physician payme

Official Summary

(This measure has not been amended since it was passed by the Senate on November 18, 2010. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Physician Payment and Therapy Relief Act of 2010 - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to continue the existing 2.2% physician payment update that expires November 30, 2010, for an additional month through December 31, 2010. Applies a 20% reduction, rather than the current 25% reduction, in the discount for certain multiple therapy services furnished on or after January 1, 2011. Exempts reduced expenditures attributable to the multiple procedure payment reduction from budget-neutrality requirements. Declares that the budgetary effects of this Act, for purposes of complying with the Statutory Pay-As-You-Go Act of 2010, shall be determined by reference to the latest statement titled \"Budgetary Effects of PAYGO Legislation\" for this Act, provided that such statement has been submitted prior to the vote on passage.

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Organizations Supporting H.R.5712

  • American Hospital Association
  • National Association for Uniformed Services
  • National Association of Children's Hospitals and Related Institutions
  • American Health Care Association
  • American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging
  • Pediatric Pharmacy Advocacy Group
  • ...and 1 more. See all.

Organizations Opposing H.R.5712

  • Association of American Medical Colleges




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