Year-End Bill Tackles Medicare Rural Health, GME, Oxygen Policies

By Dorothy Mills-Gregg / December 22, 2020 at 10:43 AM
Congress’ year-end package tackles a wide range of Medicare policies lawmakers discussed throughout 2020, which include addressing workforce shortages through Medicare graduate medical education, extending rural health care programs and codifying CMS’ public-private partnership to find health care waste and fraud. The Republican House Ways & Means Committee released Monday (Dec. 21) a summary of provisions in the year-end bill that touch a variety of subjects, including hospice, post-acute care and expanding coverage for Medicare beneficiaries. Medicare graduate medical education....

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