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      house Committees
      House Committee on Ways and Means
      House Committee on Energy and Commerce
      Health
    IntroducedJuly 25th, 2013

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Title

Medicare Data Access for Transparency and Accountability Act

Official Title

To amend title XI of the Social Security Act to provide for the public availability of Medicare claims data.

Summary

Medicare Data Access for Transparency and Accountability Act - Amends title XI of the Social Security Act (SSA) to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to make available to the public HHS claims and payment data related to SSA title XVIII (Medicare), including data on payments made to any service provider or supplier.
    You want to make data of all Medicare claims publicly available -> HELL NO. Annulment is in order for this 2013 proposal. Do you think seniors are not subject to privacy laws? Is HIPAA for the under 62 years of age population?
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