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Text of the To amend section 1343 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to ensure the privacy of individually identifiable health ...

...individually identifiable health information in connection with risk adjustment.

This bill was introduced on October 14, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Oct 14, 2011 (Introduced).

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112th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 3218

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

October 14, 2011

(for himself and Mr. Huelskamp) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce

A BILL

To amend section 1343 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to ensure the privacy of individually identifiable health information in connection with risk adjustment.

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Ensuring the privacy of individually identifiable health information in connection with risk adjustment

Section 1343 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (42 U.S.C. 18063) is amended by adding at the end the following new subsection:

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Ensuring privacy of individually identifiable health information

In establishing standards relating to the collection and sharing of risk-related data to carry out risk adjustment under this title, the Secretary shall not be provided access to data in individually identifiable form.

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