H.R.1888: Improving Access to Indian Health Services Act

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 117th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about health
  • Introduced March 12, 2021
  • Latest Major Action March 16, 2021

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Bill Summary

Improving Access to Indian Health Services Act This bill permanently extends certain Medicaid flexibilities relating to Indian health care providers. Specifically, the bill permanently expands coverage to include clinical services that are furnished outside of a clinic by an Indian Health Service (IHS) facility, a tribe or tribal organization, or an Urban Indian Organization (UIO). Current guidance from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid...

(Source: Library of Congress)

Bill Actions

Date Description
March 16, 2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
March 12, 2021
Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
March 12, 2021

Introduced in the House by Raul Ruiz (D-Calif.)

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