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- Full Title
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide increased access to health care for Medicare beneficiaries through telemedicine.
- Summary (CRS)
6/27/2000--Introduced.Telehealth Improvement and Modernization Act of 2000 - Revises the Balanced Budget Act of 1997 to:(1) revise telehealth payment methodology;(2) eliminate certain fee-sharing requirements;(3) eliminate the requirement for a telepresenter;(4) ...
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Jun 27, 2000
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Last Action: May 4, 2000
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 4771 — 106th Congress: Telehealth Improvement and Modernization Act of 2000. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/hr4771
“H.R. 4771 — 106th Congress: Telehealth Improvement and Modernization Act of 2000.” www.GovTrack.us. 2000. December 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/hr4771>
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