HR 2128

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 2128

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to prevent the application of payment adjustments for eligible professionals who are not successful electronic prescribers, to remove any electronic prescribing requirement as an element for demonstrating meaningful use of certified EHR technology, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

June 3, 2011

Mrs. ELLMERS (for herself and Mrs. BLACK) 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 prevent the application of payment adjustments for eligible professionals who are not successful electronic prescribers, to remove any electronic prescribing requirement as an element for demonstrating meaningful use of certified EHR technology, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. PREVENTING APPLICATION OF MEDICARE PAYMENT ADJUSTMENTS FOR ELIGIBLE PROFESSIONALS NOT SUCCESSFUL ELECTRONIC PRESCRIBERS.

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