H.R.2534

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the treatment of certain physician pathology services under the Medicare Program.

5/20/2009--Introduced.

Physician Pathology Services Continuity Act of 2009 - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services, with regard to a laboratory-furnished technical component of certain physician pathology services, to treat such component as a service for which payment shall be made to the laboratory, and not as an inpatient hospital or hospital outpatient service for which payment is made to the hospital.

View comments | (Close Window)