H.R. 2754 (111th): Nurse-Managed Health Clinic Investment Act of 2009

Introduced:
Jun 08, 2009 (111th Congress, 2009–2010)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Lois Capps
Representative for California's 23rd congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Jun 08, 2009
Length
14 pages
Related Bills
S. 1104 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 20, 2009

 
Status

This bill was introduced on June 8, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jun 08, 2009
Referred to Committee Jun 08, 2009
 
Full Title

To amend the Public Health Service Act to establish the Nurse-Managed Health Clinic Investment program, and for other purposes.

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Cosponsors
5 cosponsors (4D, 1R) (show)
Committees

House Energy and Commerce

Health

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6/8/2009--Introduced.
Nurse-Managed Health Clinic Investment Act of 2009 - Amends the Public Health Service Act to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to award grants for operating nurse-managed health clinics.
Defines "nurse-managed health clinic" as a nurse-practice arrangement that provides primary care or wellness services to underserved or vulnerable populations regardless of insurance status or ability to pay and that is associated with an educational institution, health center, or social services agency.
Requires the Secretary to provide technical assistance and services to such clinics in meeting the requirements of this Act and to develop and implement a plan for evaluating such clinics.

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