A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to count a period of receipt of outpatient observation services in a hospital toward satisfying the 3-day inpatient hospital requirement for coverage of skilled nursing facility services under Medicare.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Senator for Massachusetts. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 14, 2011
Length: 3 pages
Apr 14, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 14, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Apr 14, 2011
S. 818 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2018). S. 818 — 112th Congress: Improving Access to Medicare Coverage Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s818
“S. 818 — 112th Congress: Improving Access to Medicare Coverage Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. January 22, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s818>
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