H. R. 1831
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
March 29, 2007
Mr. Renzi (for himself, Mr. Kennedy, and Mr. Ramstad) 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
To remove the frequency limitation on Medicare coverage for intermittent catheterization.
Removing frequency limitation on Medicare coverage for intermittent catheterization
Effective January 1, 2008, the Secretary of Health and Human Services in making coverage determinations respecting intermittent catheterization under part B of title XVIII of the Social Security Act shall not deny coverage of a replacement catheter on the basis of frequency of use.