To create a patient-centered quality of care initiative for seriously ill patients through the establishment of a stakeholder strategic summit, quality of life education and awareness initiative, health care workforce training, an advisory committee, and palliative care focused research, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Missouri's 5th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 23, 2013
Length: 26 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on April 23, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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137 Cosponsors (118 Democrats, 19 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
Apr 23, 2013
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H.R. 1666 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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