IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
March 16, 2011
Ms. Klobuchar (for herself and Ms. Collins) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to include neurologists as primary care physicians for purposes of incentive payments for primary care services under the Medicare program.
Medicare primary care incentive payments for neurologists
Section 1833(x)(2)(A)(i)(I) of the Social
Security Act (42 U.S.C. 1395l(x)(2)(A)(i)(I)) is amended by striking
pediatric medicine and inserting
pediatric medicine, or
The amendment made by subsection (a) shall apply as if included in the enactment of Public Law 111–148.