bill to amend the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to revise and extend that act

report (to accompany S. 556) by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Indian Affairs (1993- )

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  • United States. -- Indian Health Service -- Appropriations and expenditures,
  • Indians of North America -- Medical care -- Law and legislation,
  • Indians of North America -- Health and hygiene -- Law and legislation

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SeriesReport / 108th Congress, 2d session, Senate -- 108-411
The Physical Object
Pagination254 p. ;
Number of Pages254
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Open LibraryOL14546153M
OCLC/WorldCa57552924

the Public Health Service Act.) o Revise as necessary Sec. of the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to facilitate a tribal decision to serve non-Indians. Indian Tribes should be given the option to purchase health insurance for their governmental employees through the Federal Employees Health Benefit Plan. As. CONTRACTS AND GRANTS FOR THE PROVISION OF HEALTH CARE AND REFERRAL SERVICES. Sec. [25 U.S.C. ] (a) Under authority of the Act of November 2, (25 U.S.C. 13), popularly known as the Snyder Act, the Secretary, through the Service, shall enter into contracts with, or make grants to, urban Indian organizations for the provision of health care and referral services for urban .   HR A bill to amend the Food, Agriculture, Conservation, and Trade Act of to improve health care services and educational services through telecommunications. When President Barack Obama signed the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act last week, he also made permanent The Indian Health Care Improvement Act, the cornerstone legal authority for the provision of healthcare to Native Americans.

The Senate is scheduled to begin debate on S. , the Indian Health Care Improvement Act Amendments of , on Janu The bill will reauthorize and make amendments to the Indian Health Care Improvement Act (IHCIA), which was originally passed in and last reauthorized in IHCIA reauthorization has been proposed by the. 2 This Act may be cited as the ‘‘Mental Health Services 3 for Students Act of ’’. 4 SEC. 2. PURPOSES. 5 The purposes of this Act are to— 6 (1) revise, increase funding for, and expand the 7 scope of the Project AWARE State Educational 8 Agency Grant Program carried out by the Secretary 9 of Health and Human Services, in order to. HR , Mental Health Services for Students Act: Amends the Public Health Service Act to revise and extend projects relating to children and to provide access to school-based comprehensive mental health programs. Norcross, Donald (D-NJ) - MH Caucus Member HR , The Parity Enforcement Act: To amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of. The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) of (PDF, KB) provides certain protections for Indians that preclude states from imposing Medicaid premiums or any other Medicaid cost sharing on Indian enrollees who have used the Indian health system. Section also emphasizes the state-tribal relationship by formally requiring that states consult with the tribal community on.

In the end, those in favor of the Indian Removal Act saw the opportunities for America to increase its territory, political power and influence, and a better economy. Andrew Jackson called for the removal of Indians from American territory, making him a supporter of the Indian Removal Act of To amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to extend expiring provisions under the Medicare Program, to improve beneficiary access to preventive and mental health services, to enhance low-income benefit programs, and to maintain access to care in rural areas, including pharmacy access, and for other purposes.

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Indian Healthcare Improvement Act of This bill reaffirms existing amendments to the Indian Health Care Improvement Act and certain other provisions of law relating to health care. To amend the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to revise and extend that Act, and for other purposes. IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES.

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) Amends the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to authorize appropriations to carry out the Act. Directs the Secretary of Health and Human Services. Reauthorization of the Indian Health Care Improvement Act: The Act reauthorizes the Indian Health Care Improvement Act (ICHIA) which provides health care services to American Indians and Alaskan Natives.

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the Indian Health Care Improvement Act (IHCIA), 2) reform the Indian health care system, and (3) add Indian health-specific provisions to the Social Security Act.

The health care services for American Indian/Alaska Natives (AI/AN) are provided through the Indian Health Service (IHS), tribally-operated health care programs or via urban Indian. PL (HR) To amend the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to extend the demonstration program for direct billing of Medicare, Medicaid, and other third party payors.

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Appendix A presents a timeline of the deadlines included in the act. Get this from a library. Amending the Native Hawaiian Health Care Improvement Act to revise and extend that act: report (to accompany S.

[United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Indian. The Indian Health Care Improvement Act also provided states with a % Federal Medical Assistance Percentage (FMAP) for Medicaid services provided through an IHS or Tribal facility. The amendments to the Social Security Act created a direct relationship between CMS and the Indian Health Service delivery system that continues today.

A week before the bill was voted on, H.R. was added as part of the House health care reform bill. The bill passed the House of Representatives in November The Senate then considered its version of health care reform in Decemberwhich included the IHCIA as reported by the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs on December 3, A BILL To amend the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to revise and extend that Act, and for other purposes.

1 Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representa-2 tives of the United States of America in Congress assembled. This bill would revise the previous Indian Health Care Improvement Act (IHCIA) and extend health care services for American Indians and Alaska Natives.

American Indians and Alaska Natives have a life expectancy that is six years less than the national average and a rate of diabetes that is disproportionately higher than the national average.

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In addition to reducing our deficit, making health care affordable for tens of millions of Americans, and enacting some of the toughest insurance reforms in history, this bill also permanently reauthorizes the Indian Health Care Improvement Act, which was first approved by Congress in S.

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Sponsored by Tom Cole R-Okla. Introduced to the House on March 6, -- Indian Healthcare Improvement Act of This bill reaffirms existing amendments to the Indian Health Care Improvement Act and certain other provisions of law relating to health care for Native Americans.

The bill prohibits federal funds provided by those amendments from being used to pay for any. The Indian Health Care Improvement Act (IHCIA), Public Lawexpired on Septemand was extended through in anticipation that Congress would consider the reauthorization.

Congress passes the $billion Indian Health Care Improvement Act. Its provisions authorize the Indian Health Service to bill Medicare and Medicaid for services rendered to qualifying beneficiaries. It also proposes the need for tribal-specific health plans to investigate Native perceptions of health problems and culturally acceptable solutions.The Indian Health Care Improvement Act is now permanent and does not require periodic reauthorizations.

The authority does not have a sunset timeline, but can and may be amended from time to time. Sec. Findings. Findings – Amends Sec.

2 of the Indian Health Care Improvement Act: “(2) a major national goal of the United.An urban Indian health program operated by an urban Indian organization pursuant to a grant or contract with the Indian Health Service pursuant to title V of the Indian Health Care Improvement Act (25 U.S.C.

et seq.).