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S.1096 Preservation of Access to Osteoporosis Testing for Medicare Beneficiaries Act of 2011, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: May 26, 2011 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

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    • Bill Introduced: S.1096 Preservation of Access to Osteoporosis ... - June 14, 2011 by quasarn01 - Bill Introduced: S.1096 Preservation of Access to Osteoporosis Testing for Medicare Beneficiaries Act of 2011. June 14, 2011 | Author quasarn01. A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve access to, ... -

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      As noted by quasarn01 on June 14, 2011, "Bill Introduced: S.1096 Preservation of Access to Osteoporosis Testing for Medicare Beneficiaries Act of 2011. June 14, 2011 | Author quasarn01. A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve access to, ... - " (http://www.mikedyess.info/bill-introduced-s-1096-preservation-of-access-to-osteoporosis-testing-for-medicare-beneficiaries-act-of-2011/)
    • Bill Introduced: S.1096 Preservation of Access to Osteoporosis ... - June 14, 2011 by quasarn01 - Bill Introduced: S.1096 Preservation of Access to Osteoporosis Testing for Medicare Beneficiaries Act of 2011. Posted by quasarn01 on June 14, 2011. A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve access to, ...

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    • AACE Applauds Introduction Of House And Senate Bills To Preserve ... - May 31, 2011 by admin - The legislation introduced last night, Preservation of Access to Osteoporosis Testing for Medicare Beneficiaries Act of 2011, (H.R. 2020, S. 1096) will extend current Medicare payment rates for energy x-ray ...

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      As noted by admin on May 31, 2011, "The legislation introduced last night, Preservation of Access to Osteoporosis Testing for Medicare Beneficiaries Act of 2011, (H.R. 2020, S. 1096) will extend current Medicare payment rates for energy x-ray ..." (http://e-haldex.net/?p=100062)

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    • Ramifications of More DXA Cuts! We Need Your Help! - April 27, 2012 by HealthCentral.com - I hope you've been following the news on Congress' legislative bill HR 2020/S. 1096, The Preservation of Access to Osteoporosis Testing for Medicare Beneficiaries Act of 2011. This bill is to preserve the pre-2006 cuts to DXA's reimbursement rates through

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      As noted by HealthCentral.com on April 27, 2012, "I hope you've been following the news on Congress' legislative bill HR 2020/S. 1096, The Preservation of Access to Osteoporosis Testing for Medicare Beneficiaries Act of 2011. This bill is to preserve the pre-2006 cuts to DXA's reimbursement rates through " (http://www.healthcentral.com/osteoporosis/c/76444/152460/dxa-cuts/)
    • Weakening Force Fields: Markets Drop 5% - November 26, 2011 by Barron's Online - For the S&P, 1160 was an important support level, adds a bearish Mogavero, who says that poor sentiment means that a test of September's 1096 low is possible. IT'S BEEN TOUGH TIMES for some big names in the alternative-energy space lately.

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      As noted by Barron's Online on November 26, 2011, "For the S&P, 1160 was an important support level, adds a bearish Mogavero, who says that poor sentiment means that a test of September's 1096 low is possible. IT'S BEEN TOUGH TIMES for some big names in the alternative-energy space lately." (http://online.barrons.com/article/SB50001424052748704854004577052230072668056.html)
    • AACE Applauds Introduction Of House And Senate Bills To Preserve Patient ... - May 30, 2011 by Medical News Today (press release) - The legislation introduced last night, "Preservation of Access to Osteoporosis Testing for Medicare Beneficiaries Act of 2011," (HR 2020, S. 1096) will extend current Medicare payment rates for energy x-ray absorptiometry (DXA) tests, through 20

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      As noted by Medical News Today (press release) on May 30, 2011, " The legislation introduced last night, "Preservation of Access to Osteoporosis Testing for Medicare Beneficiaries Act of 2011," (HR 2020, S. 1096) will extend current Medicare payment rates for energy x-ray absorptiometry (DXA) tests, through 20" (http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/releases/226876.php)
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