To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve access to diabetes self-management training by authorizing certified diabetes educators to provide diabetes self-management training services, including as part of telehealth services, under part B of the Medicare program.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Kentucky's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 26, 2015
Length: 8 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on March 26, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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33 Cosponsors (21 Democrats, 12 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
Mar 19, 2013
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1274 (113th).
Mar 26, 2015
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H.R. 1726 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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