H.R. 2590 (111th): Preventing Diabetes in Medicare Act of 2009
May 21, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 21, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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Last Updated: May 21, 2009
Length: 4 pages
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To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reduce the occurrence of diabetes in Medicare beneficiaries by extending coverage under Medicare for medical nutrition therapy services to such beneficiaries with pre-diabetes or with risk factors for developing type 2 diabetes.
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Last Action: Jun 28, 2007
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Last Action: Aug 1, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2590 — 111th Congress: Preventing Diabetes in Medicare Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2590
“H.R. 2590 — 111th Congress: Preventing Diabetes in Medicare Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. April 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2590>
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