H.R. 4627 (113th): Post-Mastectomy Infection Risk Reduction Act of 2014

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to authorize coverage of post-mastectomy water-resistant coverings if they are determined to be consistent with clinical protocol or medically necessary to reduce the risk of infection, and for other purposes.

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May 9, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 9, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Bill Posey

Representative for Florida's 8th congressional district



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May 9, 2014

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