H.R. 290: Creating Access to Rehabilitation for Every Senior (CARES) Act of 2015

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to eliminate the 3-day prior hospitalization requirement for Medicare coverage of skilled nursing facility services in qualified skilled nursing facilities, and for other purposes.

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Jan 13, 2015


Referred to Committee on Jan 13, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on January 13, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


James Renacci

Representative for Ohio's 16th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 13, 2015
Length: 5 pages


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Jan 13, 2015

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