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.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 10th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 21, 2011
Length: 16 pages
Oct 21, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on October 21, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Oct 21, 2011
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H.R. 3239 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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