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house Bill H.R. 2578

Medicare Lung Cancer Early Detection Promotion Act of 2009

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      house Committees
      Committee on Energy and Commerce
      Health
      Committee on Ways and Means
    IntroducedMay 21st, 2009

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Title

Medicare Lung Cancer Early Detection Promotion Act of 2009

Official Title

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide an increased payment for chest radiography (x-ray) services that use Computer Aided Detection technology for the purpose of early detection of lung cancer.

Summary

Medicare Lung Cancer Early Detection Promotion Act of 2009 - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to prescribe an increased radiologist service payment for chest radiography (x-ray) services that use Computer Aided Detection technology for the early detection of lung cancer.

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