HR 941

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 941

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for Medicare coverage of services of qualified respiratory therapists performed under the general supervision of a physician.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 8, 2011

Mr. ROSS of Arkansas 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 provide for Medicare coverage of services of qualified respiratory therapists performed under the general supervision of a physician.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. MEDICARE COVERAGE OF SERVICES OF QUALIFIED RESPIRATORY THERAPISTS PERFORMED UNDER THE GENERAL SUPERVISION OF A PHYSICIAN.

`Respiratory Therapist

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