H.R. 893 (105th): Primary Care Health Practitioner Incentive Act of 1997

Introduced:

Feb 27, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 27, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Edolphus “Ed” Towns

Representative for New York's 10th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 27, 1997
Length: 7 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for increased Medicare reimbursement for nurse practitioners and clinical nurse specialists to increase the delivery of health services in health professional shortage areas, and for other purposes.

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History

Feb 27, 1997
 
Introduced

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