Summary

                            A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage under the Medicare program of pharmacist services.

Introduced in Senate
Pharmacy and Medically Underserved Areas Enhancement Act

This bill amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to provide
for Medicare coverage and payment with respect to certain pharmacist services
that: (1) are furnished by a pharmacist in a health-professional shortage area,
and (2) would otherwise be covered under Medicare if furnished by a physician.



                        

Actions

  • Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

    Jan 12th, 2017
  • Introduced in Senate

    Jan 12th, 2017