HR 2108

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 2108

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to modernize payments for ambulatory surgical centers under the Medicare program.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

June 3, 2011

Mr. SESSIONS (for himself, Mr. LARSON of Connecticut, Ms. BERKLEY, and Mr. CASSIDY) introduced the following bill; which was 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


A BILL

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to modernize payments for ambulatory surgical centers under the Medicare program.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. ALIGNING UPDATES FOR AMBULATORY SURGICAL CENTER SERVICES WITH UPDATES FOR OPD SERVICES.

SEC. 3. IMPROVING ASC QUALITY MEASURE REPORTING AND APPLYING VALUE-BASED PURCHASING TO ASCS.

SEC. 4. APC PANEL REPRESENTATION.

SEC. 5. ENSURING ACCESS TO SAME DAY SERVICES.

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