Health care costs are skyrocketing. Total health care spending went from 7.2 percent of GDP in 1970 to 17.8 percent in 2015. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services projects that it will rise further to 19.9 percent by 2025. Among the causes of this growth are medical malpractice lawsuits, when patients sue doctors, hospitals, or medical groups. A bill ... Continue reading »
Feb 24, 2017
Passed House (Senate next) on Jun 28, 2017
This bill passed in the House on June 28, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Representative for Iowa's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 29, 2017
Length: 25 pages
H.R. 1215 is a bill in the United States Congress.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2017). H.R. 1215 — 115th Congress: Protecting Access to Care Act of 2017. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/hr1215
“H.R. 1215 — 115th Congress: Protecting Access to Care Act of 2017.” www.GovTrack.us. 2017. August 23, 2017 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/hr1215>
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