H.R. 2644 (111th): To waive the 35-mile rule to permit recognition of Gadsden Community Hospital as a critical access hospital ...

...under the Medicare Program.

111th Congress, 2009–2010. Text as of May 21, 2009 (Introduced).

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V

111th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 2644

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 21, 2009

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Ways and Means

A BILL

To waive the 35-mile rule to permit recognition of Gadsden Community Hospital as a critical access hospital under the Medicare Program.

1.

Waiver of 35-mile rule to permit recognition of Gadsden Community Hospital as a critical access hospital under the Medicare program

Gadsden Community Hospital operated by Gadsden Hospital, Inc. in Quincy, Florida, is deemed to meet the requirement of section 1820(c)(2)(B)(i)(I) of the Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. 1395i–4(c)(2)(B)(i)(I)) for purposes of obtaining designation as a critical access hospital under the Medicare program.