H.R. 1044 (112th): Medicare Access to Rural Anesthesiology Act of 2011

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide payment under part A of the Medicare Program on a reasonable cost basis for anesthesia services furnished by an anesthesiologist in certain rural hospitals in the same manner as payments are provided for anesthesia services furnished by anesthesiologist assistants and certified registered nurse anesthetists in such hospitals.

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Mar 11, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 11, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Lynn Jenkins

Representative for Kansas's 2nd congressional district



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Mar 11, 2011

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