HR 1173

Title: Medicare Mental Health Access Act
Author: Rep. Kristi Noem (REP-SD)

<p><strong>Medicare Mental Health Access Act</strong></p> <p>This bill amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to expand the definition of ""physician,"" for purposes of the Medicare program, to include a clinical psychologist with respect to the furnishing of qualified psychologist services.</p>

Introduced in House 02/16/2017
Introduced in House 02/16/2017
Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. 02/16/2017
Referred to House Energy and Commerce 02/16/2017
Referred to House Ways and Means 02/16/2017
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health. 02/17/2017
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health. 03/02/2017

Bill Text
08/16/2017 - HR 1173 (Introduced+in+House)
02/16/2017 - HR 1173 (Introduced+in+House)
02/16/2017 - HR 1173 (Introduced+in+House)

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    Rep. Kristi Noem (R-SD)
    () - U.S. Representative

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