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Jul 29, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced on July 29, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Connecticut's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 29, 2005
Length: 22 pages
To amend part B of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for value-based purchasing in the payment for physicians' services under the Medicare Program, and for other purposes.
7/29/2005--Introduced.Medicare Value-Based Purchasing for Physicians' Services Act of 2005 - Amends part B (Supplementary Medical Insurance) of title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to provide for value-based purchasing ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3617 — 109th Congress: Medicare Value-Based Purchasing for Physicians’ Services Act of 2005. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr3617
“H.R. 3617 — 109th Congress: Medicare Value-Based Purchasing for Physicians’ Services Act of 2005.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr3617>
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