Summary

                            A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for treatment of clinical psychologists as physicians for purposes of furnishing clinical psychologist services under the Medicare program.

Introduced in Senate
Medicare Mental Health Access Act

This bill amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to expand the
definition of "physician," for purposes of the Medicare program, to include a
clinical psychologist with respect to the furnishing of qualified psychologist
services.



                        

Actions

  • Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

    Feb 27th, 2017
  • Introduced in Senate

    Feb 27th, 2017