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H.R.1041 Fairness in Medicare Bidding Act, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Mar 21, 2011 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

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    • Health Care Continuum - Term Papers - Simone662 - July 26, 2012 by http://papercamp.com/?s=make+money+online&q=http://www.etoro.com/B503_A25509_TClick.aspx - Us. H.R. 1041-110th Congress (2007): Veterans Health Care Full Funding Act, GovTrack.US. URL: http://www.thomas.loc.gov/; Health Care Quality Jama: It relies on evidence from research to identify beneficial changes that ...

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      As noted by http://papercamp.com/?s=make+money+online&q=http://www.etoro.com/B503_A25509_TClick.aspx on July 26, 2012, "Us. H.R. 1041-110th Congress (2007): Veterans Health Care Full Funding Act, GovTrack.US. URL: http://www.thomas.loc.gov/; Health Care Quality Jama: It relies on evidence from research to identify beneficial changes that ..." (/url?q=http://www.papercamp.com/essay/56448/Health-Care-Continuum&sa=U&ei=fkkXUJraOImo8gSR4IHgBA&ved=0CDAQmAEwBA&usg=AFQjCNGhfraqbJwtUXGroQowoSqcAxweEA)
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    • Legislative Update – June 7, 2012 - Vantage Point - June 11, 2012 by EmilyK - “We're not just calling for repeal (which is what H.R. 1041 does), but we have something to replace it that would achieve better results.” Wilson said the market pricing program would force the CMS to return to its rulemaking ...

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      As noted by EmilyK on June 11, 2012, "“We're not just calling for repeal (which is what H.R. 1041 does), but we have something to replace it that would achieve better results.” Wilson said the market pricing program would force the CMS to return to its rulemaking ..." (/url?q=http://www.vgm.com/vantagepoint/index.php/legislative-update-june-7-2012/&sa=U&ei=W__4T63lG7O42QWfpdz8Bg&ved=0CEUQmAEwCQ&usg=AFQjCNEbPd9cWJ_ujbRfWnma1-HR8s92RQ)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • American Association for Homecare Calls for Market-Based Alternative to Medicare's Flawed Competitive Bidding Program - April 18, 2012 by YAHOO! - These consumer groups support H.R. 1041, a bill in the U.S. House of Representatives that would eliminate the bidding program. The bipartisan bill has 171 cosponsors so far, including roughly equal proportions of Republicans and Democrats.

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      As noted by YAHOO! on April 18, 2012, "These consumer groups support H.R. 1041, a bill in the U.S. House of Representatives that would eliminate the bidding program. The bipartisan bill has 171 cosponsors so far, including roughly equal proportions of Republicans and Democrats." (http://news.yahoo.com/american-association-homecare-calls-market-based-alternative-medicares-174403001.html)
    • American Association for Homecare Calls for Market-Based Alternative to Medicare's Flawed Competitive Bidding Program - April 18, 2012 by PR Newswire - These consumer groups support H.R. 1041, a bill in the U.S. House of Representatives that would eliminate the bidding program. The bipartisan bill has 171 cosponsors so far, including roughly equal proportions of Republicans and Democrats.   MYTH #5 ...

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      As noted by PR Newswire on April 18, 2012, "These consumer groups support H.R. 1041, a bill in the U.S. House of Representatives that would eliminate the bidding program. The bipartisan bill has 171 cosponsors so far, including roughly equal proportions of Republicans and Democrats.   MYTH #5 ..." (http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/american-association-for-homecare-calls-for-market-based-alternative-to-medicares-flawed-competitive-bidding-program-147954805.html)
    • HR 1041 Introduced to Repeal Competitive Bidding - March 13, 2011 by HomeCare - WASHINGTON — Washington legislators will get a strong message from HME providers attending the American Association for Homecare Legislative Conference this week: Support HR 1041. The new bill to repeal DMEPOS competitive bidding, called the Fairness ..

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      As noted by HomeCare on March 13, 2011, " WASHINGTON — Washington legislators will get a strong message from HME providers attending the American Association for Homecare Legislative Conference this week: Support HR 1041. The new bill to repeal DMEPOS competitive bidding, called the Fairness .." (http://homecaremag.com/topics/competitive-bidding/hr-1041-repeal-bill-20110314/)
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