Federal - HR 5498

Rural Hospital Fairness Act

Introduced

April 12, 2018

Description

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to extend the floor on the area wage index under the inpatient prospective payment system to certain sole community hospitals and to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide eligibility for certain sole community hospitals to discounted drug prices under the 340B drug pricing program.

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  • April 12, 2018 — Original cosponsor(s): 1

    Tipton, (R-Colo.)
  • April 12, 2018 — Read twice and referred to: House Energy and Commerce, House Ways and Means.Congressional Record p. H3209