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Oct 21, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on October 21, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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Last Updated: Oct 21, 2011
Length: 16 pages
To provide certain legal safe harbors to Medicare and Medicaid providers who participate in the EHR meaningful use program or otherwise demonstrate use of certified health information technology.
Safeguarding Access for Every Medicare Patient Act - Authorizes a covered entity to submit to a Patient Safety Organization information on electronic health record (EHR)-related adverse events with respect to ... Read more >
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3239”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3239 — 112th Congress: Safeguarding Access For Every Medicare Patient Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr3239
“H.R. 3239 — 112th Congress: Safeguarding Access For Every Medicare Patient Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr3239>
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