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House Committee on Energy and CommerceHealthHouse Committee on Ways and MeansIntroducedJune 15th, 2009
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Medicare Quality Cancer Care Demonstration Project Act of 2009
To improve the quality and cost effectiveness of cancer care to Medicare beneficiaries by establishing a national demonstration project.
Medicare Quality Cancer Care Demonstration Project Act of 2009 - Directs the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish a quality cancer care demonstration project for the purpose of establishing quality metrics and aligning payment incentives under title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act in the areas of treating planning and end-of-life care for Medicare beneficiaries with cancer.