To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to include additional telehealth services for purposes of MA organization bids, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Tennessee's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 21, 2017
Length: 10 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on September 13, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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6 Cosponsors (3 Republicans, 3 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“Rep. Black Fights for Healthcare Provisions Included in Government Funding Measure”
— Rep. Diane Black [R-TN6, 2011-2018] (Sponsor) on Feb 6, 2018
“Rep. Thompson Applauds Committee Passage of his Bill to Expand Medicare Telehealth Services”
— Rep. Mike Thompson [D-CA4] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 13, 2017
“Telehealth Bills Targeting Stroke Care, MA Plans Show Progress”
— Rep. Joyce Beatty [D-OH3] on Sep 14, 2017
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What stakeholders are saying
Sep 11, 2017
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Sep 13, 2017
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Dec 21, 2017
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H.R. 3727 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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