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USHB1292IntroRequires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to develop quantifiable objectives and performance measures to assess the effects of the provision of same-day services on the access of veterans to medical care and mental health services. The VA must...
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2021-04-12
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHR298IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of National Public Health Week.
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2021-04-08
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR245IntroCalling for renewed, decisive, and robust international collaboration and coordination to fight COVID-19 across Africa.
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2021-03-25
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute.
USHB959IntroTo end preventable maternal mortality and severe maternal morbidity in the United States and close disparities in maternal health outcomes, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-22
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB912IntroDirects the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to provide mental health and suicide prevention outreach to American Indian and Alaska Native veterans. Specifically, the bill requires that each VA medical center have a full-time minority veteran coor...
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2021-03-22
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB765IntroRequires the directors of medical facilities of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to submit to the VA and Congress an annual fact sheet containing specified information about their facility of jurisdiction (e.g., the number of veterans treated ...
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2021-03-16
To House Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
USSB674IntroA bill to support public health infrastructure.
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2021-03-10
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB943IntroTo address social determinants of maternal health with respect to pregnant and postpartum individuals, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-09
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USSB586IntroTemporarily establishes separate payments for certain non-opioid treatments under the Medicare prospective payment system for hospital outpatient department services and the payment system for ambulatory surgical center services. The bill applies to ...
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2021-03-04
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB560IntroA bill to improve coverage of maternal oral health care, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-03
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB1406IntroRequires the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to analyze the impact of expanded Medicare telehealth services that were authorized through emergency waivers related to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic. In developing ...
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2021-02-27
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB1350IntroRequires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to publish and periodically update guidance for hospitals, freestanding birth centers, and other maternal care providers on ways to reduce maternal mortality and morbidity under Medicaid and...
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2021-02-26
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB1385IntroTo establish the position of Interagency Coordinator for Behavioral Health to coordinate the programs and activities of the Federal Government relating to mental health, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-26
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB484IntroA bill to establish grant programs for maternal mental health equity and to grow and diversify the maternal mental and behavioral health care workforce.
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2021-02-25
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1388IntroTo require the Secretary of Labor to establish a program to provide grants for job guarantee programs.
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2021-02-25
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB411IntroA bill to improve Federal efforts with respect to the prevention of maternal mortality, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-24
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB408IntroRequires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to publish and periodically update guidance for hospitals, freestanding birth centers, and other maternal care providers on ways to reduce maternal mortality and morbidity under Medicaid and...
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2021-02-24
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB1227IntroEstablishes and funds the Medicare Exchange health plan, which allows individuals who are not otherwise eligible for Medicare to enroll in a government-administered health insurance plan. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) must offer ...
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2021-02-24
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB1212IntroTo end preventable maternal mortality and severe maternal morbidity in the United States and close disparities in maternal health outcomes, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-24
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB372IntroDirects the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to contract with a nonfederal organization to conduct a quality management review of hospital care or medical services furnished by each Veterans Health Administration (VHA) provider whose license was t...
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2021-02-23
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB386IntroEstablishes and funds the Medicare Exchange health plan, which allows individuals who are not otherwise eligible for Medicare to enroll in a government-administered health insurance plan. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) must offer ...
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2021-02-23
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB333IntroA bill to amend title XI and title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide funding for State strike teams, technical assistance, and infection control for resident and worker safety in skilled nursing facilities and nursing facilities, and for ot...
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2021-02-22
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB345IntroA bill to establish a national campaign to increase maternal vaccination rates.
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2021-02-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB346IntroA bill to end preventable maternal mortality and severe maternal morbidity in the United States and close disparities in maternal health outcomes, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB334IntroRequires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to establish the Perinatal Care Alternative Payment Model Demonstration Project to allow states to test payment models for maternity care, including postpartum care, under Medicaid and the Childre...
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2021-02-22
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB347IntroA bill to improve the collection and review of maternal health data to address maternal mortality, serve maternal morbidity, and other adverse maternal health outcomes.
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2021-02-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB341IntroA bill to provide justice for incarcerated moms, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB182IntroRequires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to evaluate VA programs that furnish hospital care, medical services, and nursing home care to ensure that the most intensively used specialized care programs are maintained as centers of excellence. T...
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2021-02-17
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHR128IntroThis resolution expresses support for the recognition of American Heart Month to bring awareness to the cardiovascular disease public health crisis in the United States and abroad.
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2021-02-16
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB317IntroModifies several requirements for Medicare skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) and Medicaid nursing facilities (NFs) during the public health emergency relating to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). Specifically, SNFs and NFs must comply with s...
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2021-02-12
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB315IntroA bill to amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to ensure quality care for residents of skilled nursing facilities and nursing facilities, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-12
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB1000IntroProvides funds to support the development and distribution of protocols to control COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) in Medicare skilled nursing facilities.
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2021-02-12
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB937IntroTo amend title XI of the Social Security Act to integrate telehealth models in maternity care services, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-09
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB950IntroRequires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to establish the Perinatal Care Alternative Payment Model Demonstration Project to allow states to test payment models for maternity care, including postpartum care, under Medicaid and the Childre...
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2021-02-09
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB951IntroTo direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to carry out a national campaign to increase awareness of the importance of maternal vaccinations for the health of pregnant and postpartum individuals and their children, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-09
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB948IntroTo improve maternal health outcomes for incarcerated individuals, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-09
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB909IntroTo direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Assistant Secretary for Mental Health and Substance Use, to establish a program to award grants to eligible entities to address maternal mental health conditions and substance u...
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2021-02-09
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB925IntroTo amend the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 201 et seq.) to authorize funding for maternal mortality review committees to promote representative community engagement, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-09
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB844IntroTo amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to increase enforcement under Medicare and Medicaid for skilled nursing facilities and nursing facilities during the COVID-19 emergency period and other infectious disease outbreak periods, and...
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2021-02-05
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB110IntroUpdates the Program of Comprehensive Assistance for Family Caregivers of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), including by requiring the VA to continue to provide assistance to a family caregiver for at least six months after the death of a veter...
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2021-02-04
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB112IntroExpands the availability of care for veterans at Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) facilities and non-VA facilities. Specifically, the bill requires the VA to furnish hospital care, medical services, and extended care services via providers under t...
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2021-02-04
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB769IntroTo amend the Public Health Service Act to improve obstetric care in rural areas.
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2021-02-04
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB689IntroEstablishes and provides funding through FY2024 for the Patient and State Stability Fund, which shall be used to support specified state efforts to increase access to health-insurance coverage and help stabilize the individual market. Specifically, s...
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2021-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB66IntroPermanently extends the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) and related measures, programs, and authorities. Specifically, the bill permanently funds CHIP and related programs that support the development of child health quality measures and o...
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2021-02-02
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHR55IntroThis resolution expresses support for women nationwide to have access to comprehensive, convenient, compassionate, life-affirming, and high-quality health care.
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2021-02-02
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB107IntroEstablishes several grant programs and requirements for registries that collect data from lung cancer screenings with low-dose computed tomography (LDCT) under Medicare. (Currently, for purposes of Medicare coverage, radiology imaging facilities that...
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2021-02-02
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB366IntroTo amend title XI of the Social Security Act to authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services to waive or modify application of Medicare requirements with respect to telehealth services during any emergency period, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-02
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB598IntroTo amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to improve the quality of care in skilled nursing facilities under the Medicare program and nursing facilities under the Medicare program during the COVID-19 emergency period, and for other pur...
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2021-02-02
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB379IntroRequires the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to establish a program to improve health outcomes and reduce health inequities by, for example, coordinating activities across the CDC. As part of the program, the CDC must award grants to...
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2021-02-02
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB104IntroRequires the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to establish a program to improve health outcomes and reduce health inequities by, for example, coordinating activities across the CDC. As part of the program, the CDC must award grants to...
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2021-01-28
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
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